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Old 04-10-2006, 09:26 AM   #1
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Ford Badge Probs

hi all, having recently purchased a FORD car for the first time i've been having problems with the badges and the colourations.

having looked at various other ford cars ive seen on the road i notice this is a common problem, what happens is the colour comes out of the badge to reveal a not very good looking silver/grey underneath which really stands out and doesnt look too good,

is their a common solution that i can use to seal the colour in? i have had to replace both the front and rear badges and ive only had the car about 2 months, the badges if bought on ebay cost around 6-7 ($11) and if bought direct from ford cost around 9 ($16)


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Old 04-10-2006, 11:56 AM   #2
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i've found that the vehicle runs better if you just peel it off and throw it away...
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Old 04-10-2006, 02:55 PM   #3
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i've found that the vehicle runs better if you just peel it off and throw it away...
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Old 04-10-2006, 04:01 PM   #4
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It's easier just to replace them.....it's unlikely this will happen on newer badges!
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Old 04-10-2006, 11:08 PM   #5
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I went through this process a while back and resolved to use the sticky back ones, because my falcon will only see sunlight on the odd weekend. There are enameled versions that cost more and should hold up better to the rays.
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Old 04-11-2006, 01:35 AM   #6
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Get a Yamaha badge to replace the Ford one. I know a guy that did that. Looked kinda funny.
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