Young boy splashing in the mud with another boy and dog in the background. Young boy splashing in the mud with another boy and dog in the background.

How to Remove Tough Set-in Stains

Unfortunately you can’t treat every stain immediately so sometimes they set. But OxiClean™ Max Force™ and its 5 Powerful Stain Fighters, can help you get out old stains.

Remove Tough Old Stains from Clothes

Pretreating Set-In Stains Removing Set-In Stains
Looking for a set-in stain remover? Use OxiClean™ Max Force™ Spray to pre-treat tough stains and get them out of clothes. Ensure you’re only using Max Force™ on washable items.
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1. Rinse

Rinse stain in cold water.

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2. Spray

Spray directly into the spot or stain until saturated.

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3. Treat

Let stand for 5 minutes or up to a week depending on the severity of the stain. For fabrics that are prone to color change, do not let stand longer than 5 minutes. Do not treat garment while wearing.

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4. Wash

Wash with detergent.

Always test OxiClean™ Max Force™ in an inconspicuous area prior to use. Can be used on all washable whites and colored fabrics (some colored fabrics may be prone to color change). Keep on the go, but don’t let tough stains like food grease or grass go with you. Instead, use OxiClean™ to Get the Tough Stains Out! And for more stain fighting power try OxiClean™ detergent.
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