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bumper repair (calling all bodyshop workers)

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by dantheman1986, Jul 16, 2007.

  1. dantheman1986
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    [Jul 16, 2007]
    i have a scuffed bumper from clipping it on a wall, its a ruff scratch! what sort of filler is needed to fill the scuffs ready to paint? do you have to use speacial filler for bumpers?
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    [Jul 16, 2007]
    Just done this to the bottom of my brand new month old bumper on my A4 on a stupid ornamental stone in the carpark at work today! Not a happy bunny!
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    yere tell me about it mines about 4 months old!!
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    Smooth the worst worst parts with 400 grit wet and dry, then fill the remaining parts with plastic filler. Prime and paint as usual.

    I don't work in a bodyshop, but I do all my own spray work.
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    [Jul 17, 2007]
    cool, plastic filler it is then cheers
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