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    people with stripped interior need your help.

    need some help. what did you use to get the sound proofing stuff off the roof ?

    started to take some off but its taking ages.

    this stuff
    Audi A3 8L 1.8T breaking.
    front bumper, impact bar, slam panel, full engine and loom sold.
    everything else for sale.

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    heat gun and a scraper, and lots of time anf elbow grease!
    Word!!!

    My A3/Martys Golf would smash that, and this guys £7000 GT9743 supercharged love machine.

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    ^^^ this, sadly.
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    Prawns TFSI Turbo'd 1.8T Track Car

    But I know nothing so ignore me.

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    will see if i can get hold of a heat gun. try and finish it off over the weekend

    thanks guys
    Audi A3 8L 1.8T breaking.
    front bumper, impact bar, slam panel, full engine and loom sold.
    everything else for sale.

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    Industrial thinners on a rag too and a scraper.

    Sean
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    Just to add , do not use a heat gun with the industrial thinners...... :-)
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    Current: 2013 Audi A3 2.0 tdi s line 8V in black SD nav+ extras, E46 BMW M3, 1971 Volvo p1800, 2014 Ford transit sport 155ps ;-)

    Previous : Focus st 225 stage 1 (265 bhp and too much torque), 2002 audi s3 bam engine completely OEM, 2001 Audi a3 1.8 TQS 221bhp and about 20 other cars, majority civics ek4/ek9 and Bmw / Audi soot chucker's!

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    Petrol seemed to work pretty well last time I did this (on a rag btw lol), good luck and God speed!

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    Yeh petrol will do it, but i work with industrial paints so thinners was easy and free for me.
    Current: 2013 Audi A3 2.0 tdi s line 8V in black SD nav+ extras, E46 BMW M3, 1971 Volvo p1800, 2014 Ford transit sport 155ps ;-)

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    You think that's bad - wait until you get onto the tar soaked fabric that's on the floorpan! Heatgun to get most of it off then some sort of thinners (I used white spirit) to get rid of the residue.
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    got it done today. had a spare hour.

    used a hair dryer, ice scraper and industrial strength thinners to get the sticky stuff left after.

    looks so much better. going to buy some paint and paint the bits audi missed
    Audi A3 8L 1.8T breaking.
    front bumper, impact bar, slam panel, full engine and loom sold.
    everything else for sale.

 

 

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