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 Post subject: Da Squirrels
PostPosted: Sat Feb 10, 2018 11:12 pm 
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So i'm desperate here. my beautiful 2005 SLE has been the attack of a terroristic squirrel or chipmunk. it's chewing off the insulation under the hood and leaving me hickory nut shells. thought at first it was a red squirrel and so I set a live trap and caught it.. I relocated it about 15 miles down the road, however i'm still being vandalized. what can I do? is there something I can spray in the areas to keep it at bay before it ruins all the chewable material under the hood? thoughts?


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 Post subject: Re: Da Squirrels
PostPosted: Sat Feb 10, 2018 11:21 pm 
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get the hottest pepper you can and grind and add water and boil 5 min - let cool 8 hours - filter through coffee filter and spray/paint all the stuff they chew.

they like your ride man, they chew to make a nest and now hes leaving food....you may have to mesh off the entry points they use. or you can build them a nice house near your car: put nuts in it and some cardboard so they can move in.....lol

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 Post subject: Re: Da Squirrels
PostPosted: Sat Feb 10, 2018 11:59 pm 
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well there are 2 hickory trees right beside my car port. Hmm hot pepper ya say.. I might look into that. I had thought about dousing the engine and insulations areas with Clorox or Ammonia. I tried dryer sheets already. someone said they cant stand that smell. but maybe this rodent is downy soft. lol.


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 Post subject: Re: Da Squirrels
PostPosted: Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:08 am 
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no man, these are evil rodents - they want YOU to build their new house.

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