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Old 23 Nov 2004, 10:34 AM   #1 (permalink)
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installed body side molding

I had the molding installed by a garage last week, and it really looks nice on my '05' Impreza sport wagon.

It's 7/8" wide, 3/8" thick with 3m self adhesive on the back. The only place I could get it from was Calif.

The problem I'm having is it's letting go in extreme small areas. I try to press it back into place, but after awhile, the extreme small area lets go again.
Any ideas on how to repair this?? :cry: :
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Old 23 Nov 2004, 10:45 AM   #2 (permalink)
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disaster - is there any scope in going back to the dealer? "you didnt fix it properly?"

Sorry to hear this.... do you have any pics of it?
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Old 23 Nov 2004, 03:13 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Yea like Gareth says - I'd take it back to the dealers
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Old 23 Nov 2004, 07:55 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Ditto the above, is it coming off on straight sections or on curved?
Sounds like it wasn't DE-greased properly first, sometimes they recommend heating gently the area to be applied on first.


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