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post #1 of 13 Old 07-10-2010, 05:08 AM Thread Starter
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Foil Delete / What Do I Need?

I'm gettin' ready to put an air filter on my truck and I just thought, well since I have all that crap off why not remove the the foil? So, my question is, what do I need for the job? Cause I've heard it's pretty aggrevating.
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A knife, a gallon of brake cleaner, and a wire wheel grinder. Oh, and a box of bandaids.

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A knife, a gallon of brake cleaner, and a wire wheel grinder. Oh, and a box of bandaids.

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Put on gloves to rip off the foil, Xylene, wire brush, and some rags to dissolve the glue (OUTSIDE for the fumes )
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A knife, a gallon of brake cleaner, and a wire wheel grinder. Oh, and a box of bandaids.
couldnt agree more..i look like i was attacked by my cat..

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You might get lucky... Mine came off easy with very little work. Guessing the didnt do a good glue job on mine!

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You might get lucky... Mine came off easy with very little work. Guessing the didnt do a good glue job on mine!
was a friday around quiten time lol

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i just ripped off what i could. then sprayed the entire outside with napa decal and paint stripper i think it was,then scraped all the junk off with a razor blade.
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what is the point to removing the foil?
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was a friday around quiten time lol
I know the feeling

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