Remove Chevy Bowtie Emblem
Professional Service for Professional Results

Many guys look to remove Chevy Bowtie emblem as a simple and quick way to customize the look of their Chevy truck that will help set it apart from other Chevy trucks on the road. As a professional who has done many car and truck emblem removal jobs as part of our professional detailing services, there are numerous reasons guys choose to remove the Chevy Truck badges and emblems:

remove chevy bowtie emblem

  • Many guys hate the look of a gold, Chevy Bowtie logo.
  • Removing the Chevy Bowtie makes for a "cleaner" looking truck.
  • Removing any factory add-on's makes for easier washing, waxing, and detailing of the truck exterior.
  • Sets your truck apart from the herd.

Remove Chevy Bowtie Emblem:

Chevy Truck Bowtie removal step 1

Typically, the car or truck emblems that contain the actual company logo cannot be removed due attachment pins that go into the sheet metal of the car or truck. In the case of the Chevy Bowtie as it is commonly referred to, can be removed as there are no pins or attachment holes thatremove chevy bowtie emblem would be exposed by removing this big bowtie badge; that is the good news! The bad news is that many guys underestimate the various steps involved with removal and attempt the task themselves only to realize they have bitten off more than they can chew! Professionally, I remove the hard plastic, Chevy Bowtie badge in (2) steps so as to prevent damage to the paint by removing the thick emblem in a single step that would prove to be much more problematic.

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Chevy Truck Bowtie removal step 2

remove chevy bowtie emblemOnce the first hard plastic layer has been removed, it is now possible to more easily remove the silver Bowtie emblem from this Chevy truck by using dental floss to separate a leading edge from the painted surface of the truck tailgate. Once an edge has been separated from the double sided tape used for attachment, it is possible to peel off emblem with your hands to expose the big patch of double sided tape.

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Chevy Truck Bowtie removal step 3

remove chevy bowtie emblemExperience has shown that most people over-simplify the process of removing truck emblems and badges by thinking that by simply removing the hard plastic truck emblems is the hardest or most difficult part of the process, when in fact, removal of the underlying double sided tape reveals itself as the most difficult. Especially more problematic than thinner truck lettering or emblems is the fact that the Chevy Bowtie has such a large area of double sided tape to contend with. Not only is this double sided tape difficult to remove, but the longer it remains on your car or truck, the more effort will be needed to remove. We must remember that these truck badges and emblems are attached to withstand the day to day elements of life, for life!

Removing Chevy Truck Emblems:

Removing Silverado Truck lettering

remove chevy bowtie emblemGenerally if someone wants to remove the Chevy Bowtie badge, they are in favor of removing other add-on truck emblems and lettering like the Silverado and LT badges that were on this particular truck. These individual letters are much easier to remove, just as the double sided tape is easier to work with in these smaller and thinner formations. The picture above shows the next part of the process which is residual adhesive that is left behind once the double sided tape has been removed. As you can see, removing these truck emblems and Chevy Bowtie is a multi-step process that is generally under-simplified by the casual observer and Do-it-yourselfer.

Remove Chevy Bowtie Emblem:

Removing Chevy LT truck Lettering

remove chevy bowtie emblemHere we have the outline of the LT lettering that remains in the form of adhesive left behind once the hard plastic letters and underlying double-sided tape has been removed. Once we have all Chevy truck Bowtie and badges removed along with any double-sided tape, we can then move on to the next stage of removing residual adhesive. It is during this stage that abrading of the truck paint occurs due to the aggressive rubbing necessary to completely remove residual adhesive. While no miracle chemical exists that simply melts this adhesive away, there are professional grade adhesive removers that are only available to the trade that make the process less damaging to the paint. Regardless of the product or technique, certain abrading will result which must be polished out for true level of professional results. This is also the last step of the Chevy Bowtie removal process that is short-cutted by many enthusiasts who do it themselves, or inexperienced detailers who lack the skill set to polish surface scratches from truck paint.

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The Final Product

remove chevy bowtie emblem

Here we have a shot of the final product, and as you can see, the back-end has much "cleaner", less busy appearance to it. We also have less bright-work to wash, wax, and detail around which is an added plus to removing the Chevy Bowtie emblem along with any of the other redundant truck embellishments.

Professional Car Emblem and Badge Removal

If you live in the Orange County or surrounding areas and are looking to have these various types of car and truck emblems and badges removed, we offer mobile service and professional level results. Just give us a call and we can discuss the specifics of your situation over the phone. If you are looking for prices to remove Chevy Bowtie emblem or any other removal service, you can go to our emblem removal price list.

Do-it-yourself Car Emblem and Badge Removal

If you are the handy, Do-it-yourself type of person, you can go to my Removing Car Emblems page where I give helpful tips for techniques and products you can use to get professional results yourself.

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