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Old 02-03-2006, 17:24   #1 (permalink)
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Removal Of Stripes

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i have a 94 ed ghia and the strips are broken in some points i have tbeen thinking and i think the car would look better if i remove them. what substance should i use to remove the 12 year old stripes??
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hey,
i have a 94 ed ghia and the strips are broken in some points i have tbeen thinking and i think the car would look better if i remove them. what substance should i use to remove the 12 year old stripes??
thank you.
Eucaliptis oil (spelling)and or a hair dryer
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will the oil take of the adhesive left after you take the stripes off ?

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if you have any glue left on the paint you can use wax and grease remover to get it off
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Old 02-04-2006, 05:13   #5 (permalink)
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I have used the Eucalyptus oil in a spray to remove old stickers and some badges and have found it to work well...
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ohhh thanks alot guys im going to dedicate my sunday to the remove of the stripes. ill post a before and after photo :) thanks again.
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i took of one side of the car, but its hard to see the difference in the pics. i think the car looks alot neater and cleaner without so it was worth it.
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I agree much neater good job.
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