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HOW TO: remove & split front VW badge

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I have to find this occasionally for folk & the search is a bit of a mare so I thought I'd do a separate how to & hopefully Ray will chuck it in the info section for me like a diamond <3

taken from here http://forums.clublupo.co.uk/index.php?/topic/88315-swapping-the-front-badge

"handy that my badge is red as it makes it easy to see the clip you need to pop...

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Stick your screwdriver in, you can get a good angle if you feed it through the bonnet catch...

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...and push down & out until the clip pops...

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...then yank the barsteward out!

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Bish bash bosh."

Also from my build thread, if you're wanting to split the badge to paint it different colours...

"Got some frog tape from B&Q (jeebus that's stuff's expensive) to mask off my front badge, then worked out I could separate it instead by prising it apart at one of the clips then carefully working the screwdriver round the edge

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Good write up koop, one thing I'd add is that the clips tend to snap when splitting so letting the badge sit in very warm water for 5 minute before helps persuade them to pop without snapping

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