Hood decals - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ General Discussion Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 10-20-2016, 04:42 PM
Thread Starter
  #1
Jeeper
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Texas
Posts: 205
Hood decals

I went to put some hood decals on last night but stopped.

I centered it between the hood latch and the opposite edge and 1" from the bottom. I taped it in place stood back but it was at an angle but lined up the the bottom edge.

Then I angled the end up so it was parallel to the ground but now it didn't see lined up right on the hood.

What do others do when putting on hood decals? How do you align them? I am probably over thinking it but I'm really picky on vehicle stickers. Thanks

ericg2000 is offline   Quote
Old 10-20-2016, 06:07 PM   #2
Jeeper
 
Outlaw 923's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Location: Castle Rock, Colorado
Posts: 1,815
Pics??? I would keep it 1" from the bottom edge of the hood. If you put it on parallel to the ground of course you have to make sure your Jeep is level and not on an incline or decline....
When I put on different decals on the side panels in front of the doors I ran some blue painters tape along the bottom of the old decals I was removing first before I took them off to make sure I put the new ones on the same way.

__________________
2016 Jeep Wrangler JKUR HR TANK 6 SPEED Rock Krawler 2.5" Max Travel Lift Cooper STT Pro 35's
Outlaw 923 is offline   Quote
Old 10-21-2016, 02:34 AM   #3
Supporting Member

5-Year WF Supporting Member
 
DREDnot's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posts: 3,236
Yeah, measure off the distance and draw in a line that can be removed, or use a piece of 1" masking tape

__________________
'91 YJ Sahara 4.0L/AX-15/NP231, D30/D35 @3.07
'12 KK Cherokee 3.7L/42RLE/MP1522,D30M/[email protected]
Emissions testing? YES
DREDnot is offline   Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 10-21-2016, 10:07 AM   #4
Jeeper
 
KMDWRANGLER's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: East Texas
Posts: 273
Need to go off the body line at the bottom of the hood. Center to ur liking. Up and down will depend on your height of you graphic. See my thread in this section Operation YJ Resurrection for tips. I show how to lay graphics. I would be happy to put them on for you. But we all know how big Texas is. Here is a pic of a Sprint Car I did a few months back. Not a wrap. All cut Vinyl in layers.

KMD
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	Enright Sprint.jpg
Views:	41
Size:	100.5 KB
ID:	3301041  
KMDWRANGLER is offline   Quote
Old 10-22-2016, 08:28 PM
Thread Starter
  #5
Jeeper
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Texas
Posts: 205
i went with the 1" even spacing across the bottom. it looks ok i guess.
ericg2000 is offline   Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off






All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:53 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, Gladiator, Mopar and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to FCA US LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with FCA US LLC.