Re: [DML] Re: 3M VHB Tape on Rear-View Mirror?
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [DML] Re: 3M VHB Tape on Rear-View Mirror?

If they source them from the UK/Europe, then they work absolutely fine. 
you MUST MUST MUST clean the surfaces thoroughly first, removing all 
remnants of the old adhesive pad. Denatured alcohol (meths to us across 
the pond) is ideal.

You don't have to believe me, ask Marc, the most cynical person on the 
list (*wink*) who I helped reaffix #1860's in Memphis and it's still 
there AFAIK :-D I bought a load of them from Halfords before my trip and 
gave the rest to John Hervey at the time.

Remember they are MEANT to fall off if you knock them - better that than 
break the glass. Rear view mirror pads are available in just about every 
petrol station here in the UK for pence.


Tom Tait wrote:

> Harold:
> Been there. Its quite a task. You can't use the adhesive or you will
> bust your windshield, and the standard mounting tapes from the vendors
> are too weak for the job.

[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]

To address comments privately to the moderating team, please address:

For more info on the list, tech articles, cars for sale see

To search the archives or view files, log in at 
Yahoo! Groups Links

<*> To visit your group on the web, go to:

<*> Your email settings:
    Individual Email | Traditional

<*> To change settings online go to:
    (Yahoo! ID required)

<*> To change settings via email:

<*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to:

<*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to:

Home Back to the Home of PROJECT VIXEN 

Copyright © 2018  All rights reserved.

Opinions expressed in posts reflect the views of their respective authors.
DMCForum Mailing List Archive  DMCNews Mailing List Archive  DMC-UK Mailing List Archive