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Sticker Problem

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by bmartn, Apr 1, 2020.

  1. Apr 1, 2020 at 3:01 PM
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    bmartn

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    I recently bought a “Taco Sauce Only” sticker for my tacoma, but when I put it on I had a huge rectangle around it. Did this happen to anyone else, or does anyone know how to fix this?

     
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  2. Apr 1, 2020 at 3:02 PM
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    Peel the rectangle off slowly. The vinyl (black part) will stay on the fuel door. The clear part is just a backing to help apply the vinyl.
     
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    The rectangle is a backing to make application easier (easier to line up).
    You should be able to just peel it off, leaving the black stickers left.
     
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    If you don't draw blood, you're doing it wrong!
    You should be able to peel the clear contact paper off easily. Most die-cut decals (like that) are applied using a 2-part contact paper.

    1. Peel off the backing paper
    2. Apply the decal to a clean surface
    3. Smooth out any air bubbles
    4. Slowly peel away the clear top layer (contact paper) and the decal itself should remain in place.

    Hope that helps! :cheers:
     
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  9. Apr 1, 2020 at 3:04 PM
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    Toy4me

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    Oh Christ :frusty:. Just peel the clear part off. The letters will stay. Rub them firmly into place first. That's how these work.
     
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    Stickers drink rum?
     
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    Oh and dont put taco sauce in the tank. Bad for the horses.
     
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    Nowadays stuck home with the wife and kids they drink whatever the fuck they can get their hands on. Stay healthy Jay :cheers:.
     
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