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      10-22-2011, 06:03 PM   #1
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Detailers: help, display ruined w Goof-Off

I screwed up...
I have a custom installed Passport radar and I wanted to remove the lettering from the display. I reached for the goof-off, big mistake. It removed the letters but also melted the plastic display itself.

Is there anything I can use to try and restore the display or am I going to have to replace it?

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Try a plastic polish.
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Much appreciated.
After googling plastic polish I found some info and a YouTube video popped up w some tips.

I used a bit of plexus I had on hand for my clearbra, and the buffer bit on my dremmel at its lowest setting. It's not perfect but it's way better than it was before, I can live with it now at least.

Thank you for getting me going in the right direction

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If you're daring just spray some clear on it.
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If you're daring just spray some clear on it.
i double dog dare him
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^ or a little bit of spar urethane.

And I triple dog dare him!
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