SV650.org - SV650 & Gladius 650 Forum



Bikes - Talk & Issues Newsworthy and topical general biking and bike related issues. No crapola!
Need Help: Try Searching before posting

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 10-05-05, 03:18 PM   #1
thor
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Getting Permanent Marker Off Paint

My folks had their car vandalised with permanent marker. Any tips for getting it off?

Thanks,

John
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-05, 03:19 PM   #2
Carsick
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

someone suggested those white board markers. draw over the marks and wipe off immediately.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-05, 03:24 PM   #3
Patch
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Carsick
someone suggested those white board markers. draw over the marks and wipe off immediately.
Yep works a treat just do a little at a time and then give it a good polish afterwards
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-05, 03:25 PM   #4
Scoobs
Vipers Pillion Bitch
Mega Poster
 
Scoobs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Waterlooville
Posts: 3,933
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Carsick
someone suggested those white board markers. draw over the marks and wipe off immediately.
Worked on my helmet! (don't ask)
__________________
I look good, I mean really good! Hey everyone come and see how good I look!

Scoobs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-05, 03:28 PM   #5
Viney
'idle Management
Mega Poster
 
Viney's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: In the shadows to the left
Posts: 7,696
Default

T-Cut
__________________
When all around you are loosing their heads, land your helicopter some place else.
Viney is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-05, 03:30 PM   #6
thor
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Cheers guys...
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-05, 03:39 PM   #7
Anonymous
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Ethanol usually works, if not acetone. Unsure if acetone will damage paintwork. Probably not.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-05, 03:55 PM   #8
fizzwheel
Super Moderator
Mega Poster
 
fizzwheel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Somerset
Posts: 3,611
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Patch
Quote:
Originally Posted by Carsick
someone suggested those white board markers. draw over the marks and wipe off immediately.
Yep works a treat just do a little at a time and then give it a good polish afterwards
agreed thats the best way of getting it off
__________________
Look Dave, I can see you're really upset about this. I honestly think you ought to sit down calmly, take a stress pill, and think things over.

K5 GSXR 750 Anniversary Edition
fizzwheel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-05, 05:56 PM   #9
Cloggsy
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Viney
T-Cut
Ditto
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-05, 08:45 PM   #10
Quiff Wichard
Member
Mega Poster
 
Quiff Wichard's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 4,864
Default

petrol on a rag !>>>>>>>>>>??
__________________
ooops I did it again ... new bike . cb1000r
Quiff Wichard is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2011...all cars to have permanent lights on Frank Idle Banter 53 27-02-08 12:27 PM
Drop or marker system the white rabbit Bikes - Talk & Issues 0 24-01-08 09:08 AM
The AR07 Marker Group Team. rictus01 2007 Annual Rideout 0 13-06-07 12:50 AM
Carbon Fiber - to paint or not to paint PaulyMac SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 1 14-09-06 05:31 PM
Permanent Marker on my Helmet.... Scoobs Bikes - Talk & Issues 6 26-04-05 02:12 PM


All times are GMT. The time now is 07:23 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® - Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.