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Discussion in 'General Automotive Chat' started by Gops, Apr 20, 2010.

  1. Gops
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    Gops 6th gear @7000rpm

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    Rightioo, i want to debadge my car and be cheap to do it myself but theres one problem.. I don't know how. Can anybody enlighten me with their wisdom?? Much appriciated! :)

    P.S if it comes out wicked, beeeeeeeeeeeeer on me ;)
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    voorhees Moderator Staff Member Moderator

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    hairdryer and floss are needed iirc
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    I was going to reply until i saw your sig...
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    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)

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    As Jase says, use YOUR hairdyer and some dental floss, heat the badge up at a distance as not to mark/burn the badge and paint, this will soften the glue on the back, then get the floss behind it to take it away from the bodywork.

    That should do the trick :)
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    I did mine at the weekend!! Looks smooooooth now:icon_thumright:
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    Gops 6th gear @7000rpm

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    Yayy cheers!! Do i need a solvent to get rid of any excess glue?
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    the Tardis will do that :icon_thumright:
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    Gops 6th gear @7000rpm

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    Coool! I'l pm you. :)
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    Gops 6th gear @7000rpm

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    I've Done itt!!! :D looks acee! thanks Jase!! :icon_thumright:
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