1. Missed the live Ask the Expert event?
    Catch up on the conversation with Ken Hutcheson, President of U.S. Lawns in the Franchising forum plus sign up to receive a FREE eBook on how to grow your landscape business.

    Dismiss Notice

magnets stuck on truck

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by ToG, Sep 4, 2003.

  1. ToG

    ToG LawnSite Member
    Messages: 54

    my magnetic signs are stuck to my old truck. need to move em to a new one but i cant get them of without breaking/tearing them. any suggestions?? thanks..
     
  2. promower

    promower LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,233

    Try spraying WD-40 on the top and wait a while down under the sign. Just a suggestion I use that stuff on everything
     
  3. Mowingman

    Mowingman LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Texas
    Messages: 4,679

    I just went through the exact same thing. It was like they were glued on with super glue. I used "Goo Gone", and they finally loosened up.
    :(
     
  4. leadarrows

    leadarrows LawnSite Senior Member
    from N/A
    Messages: 925

    You might try a hair dryer. If that doesn't work try ice. A change in temperature should work.
     
  5. tiedeman

    tiedeman LawnSite Fanatic
    from earth
    Messages: 8,745

    perhaps just transfer the door to the other vehicle....actually try to WD-40
     
  6. Rustic Goat

    Rustic Goat LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,194

    If none of the above works without doing damage, call the folks at www.magneticsigns.com and ask for assistance.
     
  7. Team Gopher

    Team Gopher LawnSite Platinum Member
    from -
    Messages: 4,041

    Here is a sign site that offered this suggestion to maintain magnetic signs.

    "Your signs should be periodically removed - once a week minimum. Wipe dry both the vehicle and the back of the sign. Trapped moisture, dirt, or chemicals may harm your vehicle finish. Clean your sign with plain water and a mild detergent."
     
  8. Colorado Mowerboy

    Colorado Mowerboy LawnSite Member
    Messages: 30

    Buy new ones you tight wad. You got a new truck, don't make it look cobby with old signs.
     

Share This Page