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Old 04-08-2006, 12:53 PM   #1
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How to remove wheel weight adhesive?

Any suggestions on how to safely remove this?
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First make sure the surface has been rinsed and washed. This is to prevent any debis from being rubbed into the surface and creating more problems. First try to remove as much as you can by hand by rolling the adhesive with your thumb or fingers in one direction. Next you can try heating the adhesive with a hair dryer and agin try to carefully remove as much as possible. once you have manually removed as much as you can move on to a solvent. Becuase there are so many types of finishes and surfaces all solvents should be spot checked for compatibility in an out of sight area. I would start with rubbing alcohol. If that doesn't work you can try a stronger solvent like a Stoners Tarminator (mineral spirits type product). One other product I have had succes with is P21S Multisurface Restorer. It is considered a polish however it has enough chemical cleaners to remove sticky residue.

I Hope this helps. Let me know how it turns out. If you run into problem give me shout.

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Old 04-09-2006, 08:44 AM   #3
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Thanks! Ill give it a shot!
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