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clean/prep plastic trim

mcginn888
06-08-08, 08:09
Hi all does anyone have any tips on prepping interior plastic trim for paint, getting rid of old tape and gum marks etc etc. thanks for looking Garry:)

Peter R
06-08-08, 08:18
if its a paint prep youll need something strong to get off years of silicone and stuff
go to a bodyshop and see if you can get some panel wipe .

mcginn888
06-08-08, 08:35
cheers eclipse I'll pick up some panel wipe. wot about the ingrained hardened masking tape residue, something unabrasive so as not to damage panels? any thoughts:ILU:

VET 4 THE INSANE
06-08-08, 08:40
cheers eclipse I'll pick up some panel wipe. wot about the ingrained hardened masking tape residue, something unabrasive so as not to damage panels? any thoughts:ILU:

SCOTCHBRITE BUD........GET SOME RED SCOTCHBRITE AT THE SAME PLACE AS THE PANELWIPE.POUR PANELWIPE ONTO RED SCOTCH & SCRUB & SCRUB & SCRUBT:

mcginn888
06-08-08, 09:07
thanks vet 4 the insane I'll get the neighbours wife to do it she's a real scrubberI:(owns a cleaning business):D