painted up scatches - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
Wash & Detail Keep your ride looking hot! Share your detailing ideas in here!

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
#1 (permalink) Old 04-24-2004, 10:37 PM
4th Gear Member
 
schneider252's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Pittsbugh
Posts: 962
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
schneider252 is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to schneider252
(Thread Starter)
a while ago my mom tried to cover up some scratches...she bought car pant and just used a brush!! It stands out sooo much, and when i polish the car its gonna really look bad. How do i get rid of this freakin pant?? After i get the paint off the polish should get rid of most of the scatches.

<img src='http://freehost10.websamba.com/j2s325/schneider325.jpg' border='0' alt='user posted image' />

PATRIOT, n. One who loves his country, and zealously supports its authority

&quot;I had made it clear to the world that either you're with us or you're with the enemy, and that doctrine still stands&quot;
schneider252 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 (permalink) Old 04-25-2004, 06:39 AM
5th Gear Member
 
Silver4evr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 1,800
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Silver4evr is an unknown quantity at this point
Someone graffitied my car once. A painter friend of mine used turpentine to remove the paint. This worked because the paint was fresh and still soft.

The products "goof-off" and "goo-gone" might work.

2004 E60 530is, Delivered 12/12/03, TiSilver/LGrey, PP, SP,PS, PDC, ACC, FRS, Step, Xenons, clear bra, body colored rear inserts. (Retired, 1983 henna red 320is)

2004 Corvette Z06 Commemorative Edition
Silver4evr is offline  
#3 (permalink) Old 04-25-2004, 11:49 AM
4th Gear Member
 
schneider252's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Pittsbugh
Posts: 962
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
schneider252 is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to schneider252
(Thread Starter)
the paint has been on for a couple of years tho

<img src='http://freehost10.websamba.com/j2s325/schneider325.jpg' border='0' alt='user posted image' />

PATRIOT, n. One who loves his country, and zealously supports its authority

&quot;I had made it clear to the world that either you're with us or you're with the enemy, and that doctrine still stands&quot;
schneider252 is offline  
#4 (permalink) Old 04-26-2004, 02:46 PM
5th Gear Member
 
Silver4evr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 1,800
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Silver4evr is an unknown quantity at this point
You may need to go to a detailer to have the old paint mechanically buffed off.

Try the "goof-off". It may soften the paint enough for you to rub it out by hand. I like the No. 7 White polishing compound.

2004 E60 530is, Delivered 12/12/03, TiSilver/LGrey, PP, SP,PS, PDC, ACC, FRS, Step, Xenons, clear bra, body colored rear inserts. (Retired, 1983 henna red 320is)

2004 Corvette Z06 Commemorative Edition
Silver4evr is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > General Category > Wash & Detail


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Side Skirts? How Much To Be Painted? abemcclellan 3-Series (E36) 8 05-24-2005 04:36 AM
Painted My Stock Wheels jrhaile Picture Showroom 18 11-30-2004 05:05 AM
Factory Painted Parts Kissner Classifieds Sell & Buy 0 10-03-2004 09:31 PM
Sweet rims - Chrome or Painted? journalism1020 3-Series (E46, E90) 1 08-31-2004 10:26 AM
Painted Body Moldings yellow325ix 3-Series (E21, E30) 6 07-12-2004 11:13 PM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome