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Old 12-13-2012, 11:38 AM   #31
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The 3M adhesive remover is fantastic, it's expensive b/c it works. Big red/white canister with a slow pour spout on the end, $18.99 I think.

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Old 12-13-2012, 11:47 AM   #32
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^^ Yup, that's the stuff but mine was in an aerosol spray can. Maybe they don't make it as a spray anymore.

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The 3M adhesive remover is fantastic, it's expensive b/c it works. Big red/white canister with a slow pour spout on the end, $18.99 I think.

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Old 12-13-2012, 12:11 PM   #33
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I think I've seen the spray. I like putting a little bit on a shop towel instead of spraying directly on though. Either way works!
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Old 12-13-2012, 12:21 PM   #34
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Granted I did it in the summer time but I just park in the sun for a bit then peel off with my fingernail. Nothing special was needed for the adhesive. Heck I think I used windex. Now that stupid dealer decal on the back, that one was a pain.
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Old 03-08-2013, 08:49 AM   #35
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Use the hair drier and then apply thinner, spirit or the petrol for the removal of residue. I have been trying this method for number of years. Try and tell.
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Old 03-29-2013, 11:09 AM   #36
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I also was facing this problem. I was willing to remove the residue from my car. I was afraid that removal of it with the razor may not effect the paint. I visited here and the representative told me the same thing. I used the petrol and the residue was removed.
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Old 03-29-2013, 11:45 AM   #37
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bought my 2010 used couple months ago, when i took the Wrangler and Sport decals off, the paint matched fine, no fade or anything or markers around it. i did the heat/peel/goo gone method, worked fine. just dont get in a big hurry.
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Old 03-29-2013, 01:02 PM   #38
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Do the decals get stuck on harder as time goes on? I'm guessing yes.
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Old 03-29-2013, 02:50 PM   #39
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I just did this last night with my 2013. I bought Goof Off from Lowes and it cut all the residue off instantly.
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Old 03-29-2013, 05:03 PM   #40
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Fingernail and goo gone worked perfectly for me. Hate dealer stickers.
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Old 03-29-2013, 09:49 PM   #41
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I removed the dealer badge from the lower left of my tailgate today with dental floss, then I went to oreilly's to get an adhesive remover for the residue. I couldn't find anything on the shelf, so I asked the rep what they had available. He took a cloth and sprayed some detailing solution on it and tired to rub it off. I noticed too late that it wasn't cloth: it was paper towels! Well, he swirled up that area nicely, damn it. Although its a small, not very noticeable area, I'm ticked at myself for not paying attention to what he was doing: he owns a jeep, and he was trying to be helpful, so I just kind of went along.

Any recommendations for getting the swirls/scratches out? I thought about Meguires swirl remover or Scratch X.
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I removed the dealer badge from the lower left of my tailgate today with dental floss, then I went to oreilly's to get an adhesive remover for the residue. I couldn't find anything on the shelf, so I asked the rep what they had available. He took a cloth and sprayed some detailing solution on it and tired to rub it off. I noticed too late that it wasn't cloth: it was paper towels! Well, he swirled up that area nicely, damn it. Although its a small, not very noticeable area, I'm ticked at myself for not paying attention to what he was doing: he owns a jeep, and he was trying to be helpful, so I just kind of went along.

Any recommendations for getting the swirls/scratches out?
Get some nice microfiber cloths and try meguirs scratch-X (which you already mentioned). It's worked wonders for me with other vehicles and even headlights. Just make sure the area is BUTT CLEAN before you start.
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Old 03-29-2013, 11:22 PM   #43
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Used the hd/gg on the 'Wrangler' and replaced it with... this
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Old 03-30-2013, 12:03 AM   #44
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Used the hd/gg on the 'Wrangler' and replaced it with... this
Oh, I like!
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Old 06-30-2013, 07:53 PM   #45
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Peeled the Sport and Wrangler decals off with fingernail , cleaned it up with Goo Gone, washed it up and put a good layer of wax on it.... Job done. I really like the clean look!
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Used the hd/gg on the 'Wrangler' and replaced it with... this
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Used the hd/gg on the 'Wrangler' and replaced it with... this
I put the same black Jeep emblems on mine, too....started by replacing the one on the grill & liked it so much that I wanted them on the sides as well. But I still have my Sport & Wrangler decals on it.....for now. Now that I see yours without the decals, it's making me want to remove mine
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goo gone and hair dryer!

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