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Jhart83 03-06-2011 06:50 PM

Issue with sticker removal
 
So I have a 2007 sahara unlimited and wanted to replace the sahara fender stickers with some other decals I purchased. I was able to get the left side off and cleaned up just fine. The ride side has become a different story. The decal came off just fine. However, where the decal was there seems to be almost and indent of the stickers outline. I have tried goo gone, and a few other things and it doesnt come off. This is not sticky at all, but you can easily catch your fingernail on it. What if anything can I do to get rid of this outline????

Thanks to all in advance.

shewoolf 03-06-2011 07:10 PM

My first thought would be wax build up. a good clay baring would take care of that.

Masterdale 03-06-2011 07:15 PM

A very mild abrasive like Meguiar's Cleaner Wax should do it. It's the Swiss Army Knife of drive way detailing help.

InfernoGirl 03-06-2011 07:20 PM

Yep clay bar and a bit of polish should fix it right up....

Jhart83 03-06-2011 08:01 PM

Thanks everyone.....trying the clay bars.

mdr67 03-06-2011 08:25 PM

I used a heat gun on low to soften up the residue, then used brake cleaner and a cloth to wipe the gunk away. Couple coats of wax, and we're good as new. Use caution not to get brake cleaner on anything plastic, it will discolor!

patorz31 03-06-2011 09:17 PM

I use a gum rubber wheel in my air drill gets rid of the decal and the edge that seems to build up around the decal.
http://appoloy.com/products/04-33.jpg

TDFDiesel 03-06-2011 09:29 PM

3m pin stripe remover wheel, it's the best tool for removing stickers or decals.


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