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Subarashi
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Jan 17, 8:21am - #84874 
Pinstripe removal help.

Is there a guide on how to get those two pinstripe decals on the side of the Celica off. I looked in the guide sections but couldn't find it, any help? Thakns.


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Jan 17, 8:40am - #84875 
according to sterling-carcare.com:

"There are many solvents that will remove the adhesive/glue left on thepaint when you strip off the stripes. The best one I have found is MEK (Methyl Ethyl Ketone). MEK is a strong solvent and should not be allowed to dry on the paint surface. You can find this product at either a hardware or paint store. It will not damage the paint if you follow the following steps. Moisten a cotton rag to use in softening the adhesive. Follow this step immediately with a second cotton rag to wipe up the residue. The MEK will remove all wax or polish you have applied to the paint and you will need to make a new application."

more at: http://www.sterling-carcare.com/Questions_and_Suggestions/

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Jan 17, 8:43am - #84876 
additionally, here is a product that might help if you don't want to try the above: http://www.goodspeedmotoring.com/subcat.php?get_category=4&get_subcategory=Specialty%20Tools

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Jan 17, 9:09am - #84877 
thanks a lot buddy thumbsup


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