Mike "Wuzzy121". Rest in peace, brother

Go Back   Tacoma World Forums > Tacoma Garage > Technical Chat

Notices

De-badging:

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 04-20-2008, 08:31 AM   #1
roxspin72 [OP] roxspin72 is offline
Enjoying my addiction
roxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
roxspin72's Avatar
Joined: Feb 2008, #4659
Location: NC
Gender: Guy
Posts: 1,832
roxspin72's Tacoma Gallery
Send a message via Yahoo to roxspin72
De-badging:

Need opinions from anyone who's done this. What tools, how hard was it. Any regrets, and if could do it again would you have let a detail shop do the work.

I want to go fully sterile badly, but dont want to chip or damage that sweet speedway blue paint. So far I heard Heat with blow dryer, and peel. Plus some work requires fish line...

Any info would be great...

Thanks.
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-20-2008, 10:34 AM   #2
Senior Member
T-rev is one of the sharper tools in the shedT-rev is one of the sharper tools in the shedT-rev is one of the sharper tools in the shedT-rev is one of the sharper tools in the shedT-rev is one of the sharper tools in the shedT-rev is one of the sharper tools in the shedT-rev is one of the sharper tools in the shedT-rev is one of the sharper tools in the shedT-rev is one of the sharper tools in the shedT-rev is one of the sharper tools in the shedT-rev is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
T-rev's Avatar
Joined: Apr 2008, #5837
Location: Tempe, AZ
Age: 22
Gender: Male
Posts: 784
T-rev's Tacoma Gallery
It's very easy but requires a little patience. The only tools I used were a blow dryer and fishing line. There might be a little bit of glue left on the car but it should peel right off.
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-20-2008, 11:01 AM   #3
Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell outta my way
tacomaman06 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtacomaman06 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtacomaman06 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtacomaman06 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtacomaman06 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtacomaman06 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtacomaman06 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtacomaman06 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtacomaman06 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtacomaman06 is one of the sharper tools in the shedtacomaman06 is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
tacomaman06's Avatar
Name: Will
Joined: May 2007, #1475
Location: York,South Carolina
Age: 35
Gender: Male
Posts: 26,014
tacomaman06's Tacoma Gallery
yup,blow dryer and fishing line....then a little "goo gone" if all the glue doesn't peel off.
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2008, 04:15 PM   #4
FMLYHM
zmtnbik has a spectacular aura aboutzmtnbik has a spectacular aura aboutzmtnbik has a spectacular aura about
 
zmtnbik's Avatar
Joined: Aug 2007, #2534
Posts: 260
zmtnbik's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by tacomaman06 View Post
yup,blow dryer and fishing line....then a little "goo gone" if all the glue doesn't peel off.
I would recommend against Goo Gone as it can remove some of the clear coat, unless you are very careful and do not rub to hard (that didn't come out right)

Other than that, it's an easy process and I have done it to my last 2 Taco's.
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2008, 05:02 PM   #5
roxspin72 [OP] roxspin72 is offline
Enjoying my addiction
roxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
roxspin72's Avatar
Joined: Feb 2008, #4659
Location: NC
Gender: Guy
Posts: 1,832
roxspin72's Tacoma Gallery
Send a message via Yahoo to roxspin72
Thumbs up Done

  Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2008, 08:48 PM   #6
Senior Member
missileman125fw is one of the sharper tools in the shedmissileman125fw is one of the sharper tools in the shedmissileman125fw is one of the sharper tools in the shedmissileman125fw is one of the sharper tools in the shedmissileman125fw is one of the sharper tools in the shedmissileman125fw is one of the sharper tools in the shedmissileman125fw is one of the sharper tools in the shedmissileman125fw is one of the sharper tools in the shedmissileman125fw is one of the sharper tools in the shedmissileman125fw is one of the sharper tools in the shedmissileman125fw is one of the sharper tools in the shed
Joined: Dec 2007, #3912
Age: 51
Posts: 2,719
missileman125fw's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by roxspin72 View Post
How in the F__k did you get your Tacoma sooooo shiney?
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2008, 10:02 PM   #7
roxspin72 [OP] roxspin72 is offline
Enjoying my addiction
roxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shedroxspin72 is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
roxspin72's Avatar
Joined: Feb 2008, #4659
Location: NC
Gender: Guy
Posts: 1,832
roxspin72's Tacoma Gallery
Send a message via Yahoo to roxspin72
Quote:
Originally Posted by missileman125fw View Post
How in the F__k did you get your Tacoma sooooo shiney?
Thats just driving through a brushless car wash and drying with an absorber..

Remember my truck is only 5mos out of the factory. Delivered to dealer Nov 07, I bought Late Jan.

But thanks
  Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2008, 10:43 PM   #8
Founder Socaltacomas.com
SocalMan22 is one of the sharper tools in the shedSocalMan22 is one of the sharper tools in the shedSocalMan22 is one of the sharper tools in the shedSocalMan22 is one of the sharper tools in the shedSocalMan22 is one of the sharper tools in the shedSocalMan22 is one of the sharper tools in the shedSocalMan22 is one of the sharper tools in the shedSocalMan22 is one of the sharper tools in the shedSocalMan22 is one of the sharper tools in the shedSocalMan22 is one of the sharper tools in the shedSocalMan22 is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
SocalMan22's Avatar
Name: Steve-0
Joined: Mar 2007, #1146
Location: So*Cal
Gender: Male
Posts: 7,941
SocalMan22's Tacoma Gallery
Yes definately for the people that want to debadge be careful when using the goo-gone i did rub a little hard sucks but hey, all i used was fishing line and i sprayed the googone on the fishing line. you dont need a heat gun or blow dryer.
  Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
De-badging/Painting badges/ Re-badging NumNutz Detailing 291 02-20-2014 10:08 AM
De-badging and 'shadowing' T Fades Detailing 20 02-26-2012 03:21 PM
Removing TRD stickers and de-badging q's upnadam 2nd Gen. Tacomas 22 09-02-2011 05:56 PM
de badging? jasona250 2nd Gen. Tacomas 12 05-29-2010 08:40 AM
de-badging cclax2145 1st Gen. Tacomas 24 06-16-2009 10:52 PM


Copyright © 2014 Tacoma Forum. Tacoma World is not owned by, or affiliated with Toyota Motor Corporation.