Whether you want to invoke a little mystique in your daily ride by hiding a few of its telltale callouts or just appreciate the clean appearance of a badge-less body, there are plenty of reasons why you'd want to remove your car's emblems. Unfortunately, it's one of those jobs that could go terribly wrong if done the wrong way. Removing an emblem without proper preparation could cause damage to your car's paint finish.
Scheduling to have body work done on your vehicle provides you with the perfect opportunity to make a few extra updates that will give your vehicle an entirely new look. This should give your vehicle a few more years of life and enable you to optimize its resale value, which will come in handy if you decide to sell it or trade it in at a later date. Here are a few services your auto body service technician may be able to provide you with, and why they're worth your consideration:
That umpteenth major repair has finally compelled you to sell your money pit of a car once and for all. But who's willing to buy an ancient or mechanically troubled vehicle, especially if it also looks like it's been through a war? You could trade it in, but only if you're in the market for another car (with another monthly car payment), and only if you're willing to get much less than the car's street value.
If you get into an accident with your RV, there's a good chance that the bumper will take the majority of the impact, and will either crack or dent. RV bumpers are made from plastic, with TPO plastic being the most common of them all. Unfortunately, TPO plastic is also one of the hardest materials to repair and work with because they typically contain anywhere from 3% to 5% of wax-based mold release agents.