How to Get 3m Tape Off Car Paint

December 2, 2023

If you have 3m tape on your car for a long time, it can be difficult to remove. Depending on how long the tape has been on your vehicle, it may have baked on, making it much harder to take off. Luckily, there are several different methods you can use to get rid of baked on tape. In this article, we’ll show you a few easy ways to remove the tape without damaging your paint job.

One way to remove the tape is by using a solvent. There are several types of solvents available, including rubbing alcohol and adhesive removers. Using these products will help to soften the adhesive, which will make it easier to peel off the tape. Another option is to heat the tape with a hair dryer or heat gun. This will also soften the adhesive and make it easier to remove.

You can also use a plastic razor blade or butter knife to help you pull off the tape. Be careful not to scratch the paint, as this can cause permanent damage. If the tape does not come off quickly, you can try heating it again.

You can also try soaking the area with soapy water. Soak a cloth in hot water and lay it over the tape residue. Then, allow the soapy water to soak into the residue for a few minutes. After a few minutes, you can use a plastic scraper to pick off the tape residue. Once you have removed the residue, wash the area with soapy water and rinse to remove any remaining soap residue.

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