They don t bite or sting but they can damage your car or truck. 1 of 2 go to page.
The ph of a lovebug s body and the eggs splattered all over your vehicle is slightly acidic which when baked in the heat of the sun for hours can cause your vehicle paint to erode.
Love bug damage. Every may and september ish these bugs make love and have become as much a part of the florida landscape as sand and palm trees. How can lovebugs damage your car. Discussion starter 1 dec 1 2005.
Victims received an email attachment entitled love letter for you. 32 years professional detailer. When they are active they may cause a tremendous amount of damage to your vehicle s paint if left on long enough.
Easiest lovebug removal on the market. Simix supreme shield concentrate. Lovebugs are nuisance bugs.
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That is why it s so important to wash your vehicle often during their season. Love bugs are seasonal and only appear for a few weeks twice per year. Stop love bug damage.
The love bug pandemic began on 4 may 2000. Related to the common housefly. In today s video we take a look at the different methods of removing the issue from easy to advanced.
The love bug plecia nearctica is a species of march fly found in parts of central america and the southeastern united states especially along the gulf coast. It is also known as the honeymoon fly or double headed bug during and after mating matured pairs remain together even in flight for up to several days. The species was first described in 1940 by d.
If bug splatter is left on paintwork for too long it will etch into the paintwork causing damage. Eliminates love bug damage to paint. The love bug solution is a spray on cellophane like barrier that protects vehicles paint from bug damage.
Just hose bugs off. Hardy but was seen in. While certainly a nuisance love bugs aren t dangerous to humans.
If you just purchased a vehicle and you want some added protection wax is a great. Jump to latest follow 1 20 of 38 posts. Question on simix supreme shield call tony 904 599 1414.
A simple washing or even a wash with a high pressure hose won t remove love bugs once they have dried on the surface of your car. A lovebug can damage your paint in a day sometimes. This is a concentrate.
They can t bite or sting and don t transmit disease. Simix all purpose wash the bugs off as soon as possible. A few minor lovebug marks are not typically a strong enough reason to repaint a bumper or etc but the damage accumulates each time.
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