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Side molding adhesive/tape removal?

What's the best way to remove the adhesive and tape off the body panels that is left from pulling the side moldings off? I don't want to hurt my new paint. I had to pull off the side moldings to have my paint guy redo them.



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I've used a long handled gasket scraper with good results. Just don't 'SLIP'..
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It sucks but the the best way to not risk hurting your paint is the old rub it with your thumb technique.
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They make a rubber wheel that goes on a drill that will take it right off. Or you could use the technique that I always have which works great too. I get a rubber sanding block and just rub it with the block ( obviously with no paper on it) and it will come right off and not damage the paint.
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