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Removal of badges

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by wingshootin, Feb 3, 2010.

  1. Feb 3, 2010 at 1:48 PM
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    wingshootin

    wingshootin [OP] Well-Known Member

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    What is the easiest way to remove the badges from my truck? I want to take them off and paint them black. Also what about the Toyota badge on the front grill? Thanks..
     
  2. Feb 3, 2010 at 1:49 PM
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    JimBeam

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    use a hairdryer to heat the glue (or wait till summer) and then use fishing line to cut the glue
     
  3. Feb 3, 2010 at 1:51 PM
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    I was thinking a hair dryer. Thanks for the info
     
  4. Feb 3, 2010 at 5:19 PM
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    satchsd

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    i just used fishing line came right off
     
  5. Feb 3, 2010 at 5:21 PM
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    BravesFan

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    i just did this yesterday.....fishingline and hairdryer, make sure you put painters tape where the badges where so they go back on straight
     
  6. Feb 3, 2010 at 5:23 PM
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    mmadej87

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    the glue re-adheres to the truck good? has anybody had any issues with it peeling back off?
     
  7. Feb 3, 2010 at 5:46 PM
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    go buy some 3m double sided tape to put it back on
     
  8. Feb 4, 2010 at 3:27 PM
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    intense

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    let us know how you get the paint to stick to those shiney decals
     
  9. Feb 4, 2010 at 3:29 PM
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    sand them lightly...prime...then paint


    OR use rustoleum hammered black textured paint...which is what i did and they seem to hold up just fine
     
  10. Feb 4, 2010 at 3:30 PM
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    DeeKay21

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    Just use some auto primer then finish it off with the final color and you will be golden!! I did about 3 coats of each over a year ago and they still look great!!!:D
     
  11. Feb 4, 2010 at 4:44 PM
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    Rocketball

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    the "easiest" way is a chainsaw. but fishing line and a hair dryer do the trick.
     
  13. Feb 5, 2010 at 6:40 AM
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