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    [Jan 27, 2013]
    hey all,

    i recently bought a audi a4 avant ming blue it looked mint until i cleaned and started polishing it i found loads of touch ups some of them was done good but theres a few that are bad is there a way to repair these some were i could go to get it repaired...

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    hi thanks for your post,

    the scratches have already been touched up very badly i was wondering if theres a way to improve them or remove and start again lol it bugs me seing these big bold lines in places.

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    [Jan 28, 2013]
    I think my car must have been the same as yours, looked great at the dealers but after a couple of washes I started to notice badly repaired stone chips.
    The kit came with all brushes/cotton buds to repair a stone chip to a scratch and it wasn't to difficult to do, I just took my time. If your not confident enough maybe use a company such as ChipsAway where they can give you an estimate?
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    [Jan 28, 2013]
    get it detailed, they should be able to flat off any excess paint
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    Where abouts did you buy it? Might well be my old one
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    thanks mate i gave chips away and there coming out to have a look. not confident at all lol

    cheers will
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    i was thinking that what would be cheaper a local detailer or chips away?

    cheers
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    lol i got it from london
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    If the colour is a good match, u may get away with Wet sanding with a fine grade then machine polishing the paint to get rid of all the marring.

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    [Jan 31, 2013]
    the colour is good so im goin to pop to a local detailer because iv heard bad things about chips away lol.

    any recommendation of a car detailer in surrey, guildford surrounding???

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    [Feb 10, 2013]
    hey,

    i got my car detailed yesterday and the detailer could not do a lot with the bad touch ups he had to re touch them up after.
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