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#1 (permalink) Old 07-15-2004, 10:01 AM
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Do you guys recommend paintscratch.com for the purchasing of paint. I'm just going to be touching up a few scratches.

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YES! you can get exact matching paint there!!! be sure NOT to get the pen thing....

get a bottle and use a tooth pick to apply the paint.

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Makes sense, thanks a lot man.

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Yes good stuff.

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be sure and get the Langka product to smooth out the touch up "blob".
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Checkout the forum's FAQ on paint chip/scratch removal here<---.

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if u dont have any money to waist just go to the store and get 2000 grit sandpaper... if a 15yr old can do it anyone came

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My waist just got wasted, so be careful with that 2000g sandpaper.

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My waist just got wasted, so be careful with that 2000g sandpaper.
its ok... if u have the right products tho wetsanding is the best and fastest thing u can do to repair things, hands down

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I have scratches on my front bumper and left side skirt. I also have very minor scratches on my trunk, but those can be taken care of w/ some compound,.

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wet sanding only repairs minor clear coat imperfections and then leaves its OWN minor imperfections that need to be rubbed out with a compound. If someones looking for touch up paint, most likely its way beyond what wet sanding could take care of.

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