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hi ho silver
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hi ho silver Aug 5, 7:40am - #33154 

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best way to remove paint from center console?

whats the best most effective way to get the paint off the center console. i wanna be able to get the paint off without harming the plastic. has anyone done this? i wanna start over and paint the center console again. but i dont want it to bubble or anything like that after painting again.

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PBCelica02 Aug 5, 7:49am - #33155 

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i'd say paint thinner.
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hi ho silver Aug 5, 7:51am - #33156 

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have you done it?i wanna know what brand to use exactly.. i've heard nasty stories of people messing up the actual plastic... or getting the paint off and painting again was a nightmare

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GregO Aug 5, 8:29am - #33157 
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When I used just regular spray paint I used a screwdriver and very carefully peeled it all off! It worked reall well, just take your time!
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GregO Aug 5, 8:38am - #33158 
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Try " testers thinner"
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GOLDCELICA Aug 5, 8:39am - #33159 

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go to home depot and get a good paint stripper.

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Celicatastrophe Aug 5, 8:50am - #33160 
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