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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-06-01, 08:59 AM Thread Starter
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Hey People,

Just wondering on the best way to safely remove badges off ones Ford. I wish to replace the Ghia badges with the Tickford Wings. I have heard anything from screw drivers to hair dryers.............

Any help much appreciated.............

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A good solvent will help wonders. It helps dissolve the adhesive. Just be careful which one you use 'cause I'm sure you don't want to ruin the paint work.

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Best way is to carefully use thin fishing line to remove the badge, and use something like that orange-based goo remover to help remove the remaining adhesive.

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I heat it up with a hairdryer before using one of those plastic scrapers bakers use to cut through the adhesive. Some kero will help soften the left over adhesive. Result: no scratches and no badges :D

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