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removing scuff from plastic- need help!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by dayNnite4, Aug 15, 2012.

  1. Aug 15, 2012 at 10:21 PM
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    dayNnite4

    dayNnite4 [OP] We can't stop here, this is bat country.

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    i was backing into my garage tonight and since the light burned out, i couldnt see all that well and the passenger side mirror rubbed against the white painted metal side of the doorway. theres a stripe of while about an inch long on the mirror and im wondering if anyone had any remedies for getting this off =/ thanks!
     
  2. Aug 16, 2012 at 5:45 AM
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    PSJ

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    just get a sponge with a scratchless scruby side and just scrub off the paint :cool:
     
  3. Aug 16, 2012 at 5:50 AM
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    wd40 then wax it after.
     
  4. Aug 16, 2012 at 5:53 AM
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    plastic-x plastic polish?
     
  5. Aug 16, 2012 at 7:23 AM
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    dayNnite4 [OP] We can't stop here, this is bat country.

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    thanks for the help! a combination of wd 40 then a soft scrubby pad did the trick. idk why i didnt think to use wd 40 in the first place.. it fixes everything!
     
  6. Aug 16, 2012 at 10:19 AM
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    Toothpaste and a soft cloth will polish gently. Great for taking out paint scrapes.
     
  7. Aug 16, 2012 at 10:29 AM
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    its funny i have the same white mark on my pass. mirror
     
  8. Aug 17, 2012 at 8:22 AM
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    dayNnite4

    dayNnite4 [OP] We can't stop here, this is bat country.

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    well the above remedies def worked.. give it a try!
     
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