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How do I remove crazy glue from my car paint?
I was fixing one of my kid's toys in my garage and I couldn't unscrew the bottle of crazy glue. I pulled really hard, and long story short, I accidentally got crazy glue on the side of my car. Is there any easy way to remove it from the paint?
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Eric Schad
Sep 24, 2021
How can I protect my car from scratches?
I've noticed several scratches on the exterior of my car, but I have no idea where they're coming from. I know damage to paint can be expensive to repair, and I want to keep my car as safe as possible. How do I protect my car from random scratches?
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Eric Schad
Sep 24, 2021
How do I protect my car from bird poop?
I usually have to park my car on the street below a tree. After a single day, it's covered with bird poop. I take it to be washed regularly, but the cost of those visits are adding up, and I'm getting frustrated. How can I protect my car from bird poop?
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Eric Schad
Sep 24, 2021
How can I get tree sap off my car window?
I regularly park my car on the street beneath an evergreen tree—I live in Washington State, so they're hard to avoid. Unfortunately, yesterday morning, I found tree sap on my window. Is there any way I can easily remove it?
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Eric Schad
Sep 24, 2021
How do you know if a car is totaled?
How can I tell if my car is totaled or if I can repair it? I live in Arizona and recently got into a car accident. I’m okay and only suffered some minor cuts. If possible, I would like to keep my car.
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Phoebe Mah
Sep 24, 2021
How do you take overspray off car paint?
What's the best way to remove overspray from car paint? I had my car outside when my neighbor decided to spray paint. Some of the overspray landed on my car.
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Eric Schad
Sep 09, 2021
How do you repair rust holes in a car roof?
Can I fix a rust hole on the top of my car? It's an older vehicle, and I've noticed that rust holes are starting to appear on the roof.
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Eric Schad
Sep 02, 2021
How do you remove tiny black spots on car paint?
What are these little black dots on my car's paint? They're on the exterior of my car. I think they're mold! How do I get the spots off?
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Eric Schad
Sep 02, 2021
How do you remove car paint transfer?
What's the best way to remove paint transfer and scuffs from a car? I scraped part of a pole in a parking garage. It didn't dent my car, but it did get some yellow paint on the front bumper.
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Eric Schad
Sep 02, 2021
How do I remove a car dent with a plunger?
Is it possible to remove a car dent with a plunger? My son accidentally hit my car with a baseball. It created a small dent, but I don't want to take my car to a body shop. I think I can fix it myself.
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Eric Schad
Sep 02, 2021
How do you remove car badge adhesive?
How do I remove adhesive from my car? I have an older truck and the Ford emblem fell off the back. Rather than get a new one, I just want to remove the car badge adhesive.
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Eric Schad
Sep 02, 2021
How do I flip a car back over after an accident?
What's the best way to flip a car over? My son flipped his car while driving on a country road. I have a winch and a big truck, so I'm thinking of flipping it back over on my own.
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Eric Schad
Aug 30, 2021
How do you bend car metal?
How do you fix bent metal on a car frame? I've got some major dents in my car following a hit-and-run accident. What's the best way to make my car look like new again?
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Eric Schad
Aug 27, 2021
How much does it cost to spray a car bumper?
How much does it cost to have a bumper repainted? I have some nicks and scratches on my car bumper that I want to fix.
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Eric Schad
Aug 27, 2021
How do you fix weather stripping on a car window?
What's the best way to fix the weather stripping on my car window? I've noticed that it feels a bit drafty when I'm driving and I think the weather stripping might be responsible.
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Eric Schad
Aug 27, 2021
How do I tighten a car door?
How can I make my car door close tighter? I've noticed recently that it feels a bit loose when it's open and doesn't close tightly.
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Eric Schad
Aug 27, 2021
How do I take the oxidation out of car paint?
Can you remove oxidation from car paint? I've noticed some oxidation on my car and would love to get rid of it without damaging the paint.
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Eric Schad
Aug 27, 2021
How do you remove duct tape residue from the exterior of your car?
How can I remove duct tape residue from my car? I used duct tape to keep the bumper on my car until I could take it to the repair shop my insurance company sent me to. I got a new bumper put on, but for whatever reason, the repair shop didn't remove the residue left behind.
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Eric Schad
Aug 27, 2021

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