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Old 03-17-2010, 03:59 PM
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Vinyl on Trucks

I was thinking about getting my trucked vinyled this year. The only thing is i dont now if i removed them if it would leave an imprint in my door. Just wanted to see what other people thought about it
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Old 03-17-2010, 04:20 PM
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No you can take it off but there is an art to it. You will also have to buy some adhesive remover. A lot of people take it off and they think their paint has faded but that is the adhesive. If you buy a good remover It will look like it never had any stickers on it.
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Old 03-17-2010, 04:24 PM
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I removed the letters on a truck I sold last winter. They had been on there for about 5 years. As mentioned you need an adhesive remover. After that I waxed and buffed the truck and it looked like it had never been lettered.
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Old 03-17-2010, 04:40 PM
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If you have an extended cab or crew cab truck, just put the letters on the side windows for the back seat.
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Old 03-17-2010, 10:35 PM
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I had some graphics/lettering on a white truck for about three years. No issues once removed. I used a hair dryer to heat the vinyl/adhesive up and then it peels right off. Left very little residue that I was able to remove with cleaner wax. Did not need an adhesive remover but maybe that method works better. The hair dryer worked pretty slick.
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Old 03-17-2010, 11:23 PM
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i have used a heat gun to remove lettering from my dads ruck when they changed the business name
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Old 03-17-2010, 11:49 PM
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most sign companies that do wraps, use a quick release vinyl. they heat it up with a hand held tourch and it comes right off. the sign companies i use do many wraps and un\wraps, change mine ever 2-3 year clean as can be when taken off
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Old 03-19-2010, 12:18 AM
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i bought magnet signs for side and back of my truck and think that is the best way to got because you can take them off anytime without worrying about marks etc and if you ever have to dump anything big at a garbage dump you can take off the signs and you are not charged for a commercial dump price but just the regular price
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Old 03-19-2010, 09:28 PM
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magnets will ruin your paint if left on for extended periods
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Old 03-19-2010, 10:23 PM
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Being a Professional detailer it can leave etching, but a good buffing compound will take it out then wax and problem solved...
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