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    What do I use................

    I fitted headlight brows to my car and when i took the masking tape off, it left most of the tac on the brows themselves. I tried claying it to get it off but to no avail. Does anyone have any idea what would get it off.

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    'Tac' from what?

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    from the masking tape. the sticky stuff. it's left a residue on the brows
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    Oh right

    WD40 should soften it

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    nail polish remover helps but dont put it on your paint work

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    i use special bodywork masking tape. 3M 3434 masking tape.
    Arden Blue Astra Vxr

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    Quote Originally Posted by Georgy View Post
    i use special bodywork masking tape. 3M 3434 masking tape.
    bit late mate, got some wd40 today. gonna give that a go tomorrow
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    No joy with the WD 40, so I'm just gonna sand the buggers down and spray them again i think, unless anyone can come up with something else?
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    Right try lighter fluid or petrol

    and failing that meths (don't use meths if you've used acrylic paint tho)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ffoeg View Post
    Right try lighter fluid or petrol

    and failing that meths
    don't have any of the above handy (all the cars in my house are diesel and no-one smokes).
    I'm pissed off with rubbing stuff on it now so gonna sand it back and re-spray it
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