De-Golding a 1994 ZJ LTD -> How to remove pinstriping - JeepForum.com
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 4 Old 03-18-2003, 12:49 PM Thread Starter
Zaphod
SACPOWERTV.com
 
Zaphod's Avatar
1981 J-Series Truck 
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: NorCal
Posts: 318
De-Golding a 1994 ZJ LTD -> How to remove pinstriping

What is the easiest (cleanest) way to remove the gold pin-striping on my 1994 ZJ LTD? Is there some fluid I can rub on that just removes it, or do i scrape them off? is there a special rubber scraper that won't damage my paint? Just wondering. Thanks in advance!


Ryan
81 J20 8400#

"The existence of flamethrowers is proof that someone,
somewhere, said to himself, "I want to set those people
over there on fire, but I don't feel like walking over there to do it."
Zaphod is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 Old 03-18-2003, 02:02 PM
Need4Boost
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Missouri
Posts: 62
If you are talking about the gold strip under the windows..then that has to be wet-sanded off, well at least mine does on my 94. It is painted on I believe, if your isn't then just peel her off.


If you are talkin about the gold strip on the cladding, then taht stuff just peels off and then I bought some adhesive remover and rubbed all the extra glue off. My friend and I took every peice of gold off (excpet the painted part) in about 2.5 hours. It shouldn't take that long but we just decided to do it one night out of the blue.



BTW, my ZJ looks alot cleaner with out it.

1994 ZJ
Built for the STREET--Get over it.
Green Jeep Club Member #13
Need4Boost is offline  
post #3 of 4 Old 03-18-2003, 07:55 PM
demtjcj
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: greensburg, pa
Posts: 361
good thread, i think i am going to do that to mine

2004- Wrangler X stock

1977 full size cherokee-401 v8, quadratrac dana 44s

prev. jeeps: 98TJ on 33s, 00TJ on 35s, 01TJ on 35s, 78CJ on 31s, 85XJ stock, 94ZJ stock, 97 TJ on 35s, 03 on 35s, 93 GC on 33s
demtjcj is offline  
post #4 of 4 Old 03-21-2003, 09:13 AM
automan25
Registered User
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Kenmore, WA
Posts: 290
Need4Boost,

Can you provide some detailed pics of your jeep, so we can see what it looks like with the gold removed?

1993 ZJ Limited 5.2 - no mods - Red with Gold (what were they thinking) trim.
automan25 is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.



Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Jeep Forums Replies Last Post
Which FSM to get for 1994 ZJ KN94ZJ ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum 2 03-31-2009 05:38 PM
de-golding step 2 Front emblem now black! (pics) Dillonzj ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum 27 07-29-2008 10:08 AM
4.0 to 5.2 zj 1994 bakke ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum 1 11-20-2006 02:49 PM
pinstriping? user jeep ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum 1 09-15-2006 01:19 AM
Pinstriping rtaylo25 WK Grand Cherokee & XK Commander Forum 6 06-26-2006 07:22 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may 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
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome