I bought the pad from FCP Euro. Every pad I’ve ever purchased regardless of supplier was designed to fit out of the box. I don’t ever recall having to trim a hood pad.
As for glue removal, you just have to scrape until nothing comes off. Wipe it down with adhesive remover or a solvent that will remove any remaining gunk or grease/oil. -D > On Feb 19, 2018, at 8:18 AM, Max Dillon via Mercedes <email@example.com> > wrote: > > Looking good! I'm glad you included the picture of the hood before the > adhesive / pad were applied, I was wondering how much of the old pad and glue > I needed to remove. > > Did you trim the the pad to fit, or did your pad come from the dealer ready > for adhesive? > -- > Max Dillon > Charleston SC > '87 300TD > '95 E300 > >> On February 18, 2018 9:31:02 PM EST, Dan Penoff via Mercedes >> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: >> Check out the blog for the day’s progress. Got a lot done today, I’m >> really pleased. I’ll probably do some interior stuff tomorrow and put >> it back on the C3 to see what’s up with ASR and the latest codes. >> Tuesday I’ll drive it over to the tax collector to get a title and >> registration. Out of state vehicles have to go there for a VIN >> verification. Once that’s done I can order some new keys and a new >> ignition lock cylinder - this one is fine for now but it’s clearly the >> original as are the keys… >> >> http://penoff.com/400E_Blog/400E_Blog.html >> <http://penoff.com/400E_Blog/400E_Blog.html> >> >> -D >> >> _______________________________________ >> http://www.okiebenz.com >> >> To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ >> >> To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: >> http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com > _______________________________________ > http://www.okiebenz.com > > To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ > > To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: > http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com > _______________________________________ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com