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Old 03-07-2017, 06:32 PM
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Default Blue Jean Stains on light colored leather

I have my first Cadillac, a 2016 XTS and I am getting a dye transfer from blue jeans. I am getting mixed answers for cleaning. What does Cadillac recommend?
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Cadillac will answer not warranty. Of course you can try to get a "goodwill out of warranty repair" dye transfer is normally not considered a defect. Is it from all or one pair? Dye transfer correction is iffy ;the problem is the leather is dyed. Dyes are absorbed by the material you will need a professional to look at it. Worst case you will need a new cover. If you had a "fabric protection" installed when you bought car you should contact them first. They will arrange inspection and authorize correction. If you attempt something prior they could deny claim.
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I was looking for a recommendation on how to clean it. I guess a good detail shop is my best answer.
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upholstery shop is another option.
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