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      01-07-2014, 05:46 PM   #1
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Trackdayz License plate cover

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I'm searching for a license plate cover, which can be easily installed and removed on trackdays. But also safe: no scratching the paint please…
Any ideas ?
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      01-07-2014, 05:57 PM   #2
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Painters tape.

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3m automotive masking tape.
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with one of these surround's you could remove plate's or have show plate's for track day's
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BMW-Number...item1c39f9f0ee
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something like this --->
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Velcro squares stuck to the license plate and a piece of white poster board cut to size. easy on easy off and you can write in your car number if you wish.
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And you "need" to do this why? I never bother to cover my plate.
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And you "need" to do this why? I never bother to cover my plate.
In case you want to submit a shady insurance claim that your on track wreck occurred on the street.
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In case you want to submit a shady insurance claim that your on track wreck occurred on the street.
Not sure how it is in the US, but companies here have dropped people with no wreck via VIN AND/OR plate for track/autox.
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take screwdriver and take the whole plate off?? how is this any different that putting in the time and effort to buy a cover?!
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In case you want to submit a shady insurance claim that your on track wreck occurred on the street.
This. Or...

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take screwdriver and take the whole plate off?? how is this any different that putting in the time and effort to buy a cover?!
This.
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Probably 25% of the street cars that participate in HPDE events put tape over their license plates.

Why is anything more complicated needed?

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Thanks for all replies !
Tape will do the job, I'm sure...
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