Stock stickers/graphics peeling off?


9 replies to this topic
  • jcolborn48

Posted February 26, 2008 - 05:58 PM

#1

I have a white '07 450 and the graphics on the shroud are just starting to peel up. I haven't fallen on them, and I ride OK, but I don't think I'm fast enought to peel the graphics off my bike!:smirk: Any good tips to stick them back down?

  • USED YZ426F

Posted February 27, 2008 - 07:10 AM

#2

You can use 3M spray adhesive to reattach them.

But I would be curious as to what is causing them to peel in the first place.

My guess would be using a pressure washer, or possibly the cleaning solution you use when washing the bike.

  • Family Man

Posted February 27, 2008 - 11:19 AM

#3

My graphics on my left shroud are peeling aswel, 07 yz450. I have never washed my bike with a pressure washer. Ive heard the 3m spray is the ticket also.

  • 080

Posted February 27, 2008 - 11:31 AM

#4

There just junk. I had both of my shroud graphics peeling back just like you mentioned and a whole 9hrs on the bike. I tried reheating the glue with a hair dryer but just opted to throw on an after market set.

  • Justin89

Posted February 27, 2008 - 01:23 PM

#5

Ditch em' and get the white YOT kit! lol...jk :smirk:

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  • djtroy

Posted February 29, 2008 - 08:19 PM

#6

Ditch em' and get the white YOT kit! lol...jk :smirk:



Thats what I did.


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  • gsrgopedrider247

Posted February 29, 2008 - 08:26 PM

#7

all i know is that if you choose to go after market like DECAL WORKS, then you better not plan on taking them off.

they sent me a sample sticker, and i could NOT get the goo off.

i tried, GAS, goo-gone, rubbing alcohol, and a few other things and i couldn't get the goo off.

  • djtroy

Posted March 01, 2008 - 09:21 AM

#8

all i know is that if you choose to go after market like DECAL WORKS, then you better not plan on taking them off.

they sent me a sample sticker, and i could NOT get the goo off.

i tried, GAS, goo-gone, rubbing alcohol, and a few other things and i couldn't get the goo off.



If you let the glue soak in gas it comes off. If you rub gas on it it wont. Goo Gone sucks.

  • XR250Rroostn

Posted March 02, 2008 - 12:30 AM

#9

goo gone suck ass. goof off works GREAT!!!

  • MC214

Posted March 02, 2008 - 11:49 AM

#10

`08 yz450 and my stock graphics are peeling right off as well,bottom of shrouds is where they started.Decal Works has a kit available , it is a three step process and work`s great.I think it is about $15 .I bought one 2 years ago and still have a little left5 in all three bottles.I only use it at the beg. and end of year on new bike`s to install and remove backgrounds.





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