HOW TO APPLY VEHICLE DECALS

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Locating a desired location for the decal
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Locating a desired location for the decal

Step 1

Locate a desired place to apply your decal or sticker
Cleaning with a mild cleaner
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Cleaning with a mild cleaner

Step 2

Clean your chosen area with a mild cleaner to free it from any dirt or dust. 
This is very important as any grease or dirt/dust that may be on the area may prevent the decal from adhering properly.
Drying and checking area for any remaining dirt
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Drying and checking area for any remaining dirt

Step 3

Make sure that the area is fully dry and all dirt/grease is gone.
Placing decal face down
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Placing decal face down

Step 4

Place the decal face down (Backing paper should be to the top as shown in pic to the left)
Rubbing the backing paper
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Rubbing the backing paper

Step 5

Rub the backing paper starting from the inside and working your way towards the edges. You can use any rewards card or anything else that is firm and flat, or you may use your finger but a card will give better results.
This helps the decal to stick to the transfer layer.
Peeling the decal away from the backing paper
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Peeling the decal away from the backing paper

Step 6

Now you can carefully begin to peel the transfer layer off being careful that the decal comes with it. If the decal does not lift with the transfer paper the try peeling from another location (if the decal still does not lift with the backing paper then place it back on the backing paper and repeat step 5).
Applying the decal
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Applying the decal

Step 7

Now you can align the decal on your chosen place of application. Start by placing one side of the decal to your chosen place and work your way towards the other side placing constant pressure as doing so.
Applying the decal
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Applying the decal

Step 8

Now grab your card or whatever you used in step 5. Start applying pressure to the decal from the middle and working your way towards the edges.
This step helps the decal itself to adhere to your chosen location.
Peeling away the transfer paper
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Peeling away the transfer paper

Step 9

Now you can remove the transfer layer. Start by picking up a corner of the transfer layer and then start peeling it back at a sharp angle as seen in picture to the right. If the decal starts to lift then place the transfer paper back over it and repeat step 8 and try this step again. 
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FINISHED

Now you have successfully applied your sticker/decal to your vehicle you can stand back and admire your new decal.
This process is the same whether you are applying the decal to the vehicles glass or body work.
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