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Old 08-17-2012, 07:55 PM   #1
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how to get gum off paint.

Anybody know how to get gum off of paint.I come outside tonight to go to work and like I always do I walk around my car to check it and someone put gum on my passenger side near my front tire and on my front tire wtf.I know it was one of those kids in my neighborhood who are always eyeballing my car and standing around it.I'm gonna have to start parking in my driveway in front of my stepdads cop car.ughhh.
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Old 08-17-2012, 07:58 PM   #2
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Rubbing alcohol.
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Re: how to get gum off paint.

You sure you didnt run over some gum......thats what it sounds like. Try some WD40.
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No I'm sure I didn't run over any cuz I checked my car this morning when I got home from work and it wasn't there.thanks.
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Re: how to get gum off paint.

Yep...rubbing alcohol or WD40 that's what I use too.
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Peanut butter (smooth) put it on and let it sit for 2 mins then wipe it off
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Peanut butter (smooth) put it on and let it sit for 2 mins then wipe it off
For real peanut butter.I've never heard that one b4.
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My dad showed me a long time ago it works but works the best with your pointer finer just run it and it will come off lol
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A metal spatula will definitely get it... Or just hit it with a wire brush...
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Thanks I'll have to try that when I wash it in the morning.
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Re: how to get gum off paint.

Goo Gone, works pretty well also.
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Goo Gone, works pretty well also.
Where do they sell that.
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Where do they sell that.
Walmart sells them...
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A metal spatula will definitely get it... Or just hit it with a wire brush...
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Rubbing alcohol. Let it sit for a minute and it should release easily.
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Re: how to get gum off paint.

So what's the deal,any luck?
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So i got the gum off with rubbing alcohol then i spent twos washing my car and an hour later it started raining and has been rainy all day. Ughhhh

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Rubbing alcohol. Let it sit for a minute and it should release easily.
It didn't come off easy with the rubbing alcohol i had to kind of scratch it off with my nail and a towel.
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So i got the gum off with rubbing alcohol then i spent twos washing my car and an hour later it started raining and has been rainy all day. Ughhhh

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It didn't come off easy with the rubbing alcohol i had to kind of scratch it off with my nail and a towel.
Googone will get it. I got stuff at Homedeoot on Clearance called lift off.
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