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Old 10-09-2009, 07:32 AM   #1
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I have read some where that people use windex so the stickers will slide around until they are in place. could someone quickly go over how this is done and what all i need. thank you for your time.
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not sure about that method, but I use tweezers to lightly place them where I want to, then stick down fully when they are in the right place.

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I have not used windex or soapy water for "stickers". I only use it on WRAPS............
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i do it on 1:1 car windows. just spray the area on where the sticker will be with windex. place the sticker in the spot then use a credit card and push the fluid out from under the sticker

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Originally Posted by token View Post
I have not used windex or soapy water for "stickers". I only use it on WRAPS............
So it does work good when applying wraps-thanks been wondering?
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Distilled water works just fine as well.
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I've used the following method on all kinds of stickers and wraps over the years.

1. Cut sticker/wrap you want to apply, spray sticky side with windex.

2. Spray shell with windex in the area the sticker will cover.

3. Apply sticker. Slide it around until it's in place, apply more Windex to keep the sticker moving until it's where you want it.

4. Use paper towel to roughly squeeze out the windex from the sticker.

if the sticker is on a flat surface, leave it like that to dry. If it covers curves, there's an extra step.

Use a hairdry to heat the sticker/wrap until it softens (but don't melt it!). The use a dry peice of paper towel to press the sticker in to place. Keep heating, squeezing and re-heating until everything looks good.

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