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Old 08-30-2017, 08:36 AM
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Bumper Rubber on Gel Coat

Hi all. New to the sight. Might be a forum on something related to this but I bought 09 X-Star and I need to get some white dock bumper rubber off my black decals/gel coat. Looking for thoughts and suggestions. Thanks!!
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Old 08-30-2017, 09:08 AM
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Acetone - Then wax after, this will remove the wax also.
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Old 08-30-2017, 09:09 AM
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try acetone and follow with wax. or get a em vinyl wheel sticker remover on amazon
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Old 08-30-2017, 09:14 AM
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WD-40 will work as well and wont be as harsh as acetone. Regardless, wax after you are done.
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Old 08-30-2017, 09:25 AM
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Acetone, wax and then some of these.

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Old 08-30-2017, 10:16 AM
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Old 08-30-2017, 11:03 AM
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Magic Eraser and a little elbow, no chemicals needed.....then wax.
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Old 08-30-2017, 11:37 AM
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Acetone is fine on the hull but might be a little harsh on the vinyl decals. You might want to start with goof off or mineral spirits.
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Old 08-31-2017, 07:40 AM
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Acetone is fine on the hull but might be a little harsh on the vinyl decals. You might want to start with goof off or mineral spirits.
That's a really good point right there!!! Acetone will destroy/soften the adhesive on any sticker!
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Old 08-31-2017, 10:36 AM
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I was thinking acetone might be a bit much on stickers. I looked for those erasers the other day but i'm not sure which one to try??
One I found mentioned not to use on automotive finishes.....

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