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Old 01-09-2011, 04:40 PM   #1 (permalink)
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My 686 snowboard pants have recently lost their waterproofing in the butt. After a day of ridingmy butt is SOAKED through...never used to be this way...i never washed them or anything.....

is there a product that will bring them back to normal am i screwed?
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Old 01-09-2011, 07:10 PM   #2 (permalink)
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The NIKWAX laundry detergent.. REI sells it and im sure there are a lot of online retailers that do as well.
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Old 01-09-2011, 10:33 PM   #3 (permalink)
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It's not detergent, but a liquid wash-in which helps to restore the waterproofing.

Here's a link of what you need:

Nikwax Softshell Care Kit | evo
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Old 01-10-2011, 06:19 AM   #4 (permalink)
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It's not detergent, but a liquid wash-in which helps to restore the waterproofing.

Here's a link of what you need:

Nikwax Softshell Care Kit | evo

yeah yeah same difference.. lol

thanks for the clarification for the OP...
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Old 01-10-2011, 06:44 AM   #5 (permalink)
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thanks guys!! I wil try that...much better than dropping 2 bills on new pants!
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