How to remove white paint on your vehicle from freshly painted road?

My husband drove over freshly painted white road lines and we can't seem to get it off the side of his truck where the tires splattered the paint up onto the body of his truck. It is stuck pretty good!
Welcome any ideas on how to get it off!

  10 answers
  • ☘️ TxBella ☘️ TxBella on Jun 14, 2018
    Try skin so soft I know it removes asphalt maybe it will remove the paint it won’t however remove your auto paint.
    Good Luck☘️!

  • 27524803 27524803 on Jun 14, 2018
    First call your insurance company they may have some referrals for a auto detailing company to help you out....
    Next... give a call to the City Roads and transportation company... they should be able to put you in contact with the company that did the center line stripe painting.... get the name of the paint manufacturer...the composition of the paint and find out what can be used to remove the paint
    Information is the key.. and a little research could save the paint job on the truck.

  • Amy B Reineri Amy B Reineri on Jun 14, 2018
    They actually make cleaners for that - you should try the auto store.

  • Diane Diane on Jun 14, 2018
    If it has not been on there long, try Armor All that you use for your tire shine, leather seat shine, etc.

  • William William on Jun 14, 2018
    Try using Goof Off. What ever you use try a small are first. It may affect the clear coat.

  • Fiddledd224 Fiddledd224 on Jun 14, 2018
    Try vegetable oil or baby oil. Rub it on and wipe off. If this doesn't work, go to the auto parts store and ask for their advice. They make compounds to remove tar, so paint should be a piece of cake to remove!

  • Gary B Gary B on Jun 15, 2018
    And believe it or not....WD40! Will not hurt the paint and is used by professionals for bug and tar removal. Use only on a dry surface, wipe with a clean rag, use lots of clean rags, discard when dirty, but let them dry before placing in a trashcan or they might catch themselves on fire.

  • Linda Linda on Jun 17, 2018
    Go to your auto parts store. They have special cleaners for hard to get off materials. I rented a car once and it was lightly scratched while parked. I used supplies to fix it and returned it without incident.

  • Cer15487890 Cer15487890 on Jun 18, 2018
    Thank you Linda! I will do that! :)