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    Default Tank plastic

    Has anyone removed the tank plastic on a FZ6R and has pictures? I included a picture of the pieces Iím referring to.

    My plastic is just faded and it doesnít really grip for crap I ordered a stomp grip

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    They are just on there with double sided tape. I just took mine off to paint. Start at the smallest point and work a hard edge under it. I used a plastic pry bar and slowly start lifting it off.
    2012 White FZ6R...Mod List To Come

    OLD....2009 White FZ6R Mods To Date: Painted Shield, DYI Exhaust, Pin Striped Wheels, Elim Kit & LED Lights with multi function remote, R6 mirrors, No Cut Frame Sliders, Driven Sprockets -1/+2, Flush Mount Blinkers,....Mods on the way, vinyl for the tank and fairings.

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    Even new, they didn't grip at all. I ordered the knee grips from Rascal Grafik the day I bought the bike brand new and have loved them. They were a little bit of a pain to apply because of the design, but I like the look.

    As for the fade. Mother's Back to Black made all my black plastic look new.
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