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My defects....Comments please

1animal1 Mar 23, 2008

  1. 1animal1

    1animal1 The Clar!! it mouves!!! VCDS Map User

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    Well here goes, i have a mole on the top nearside of my leg, i hate my feet and I run like Forrest Gump.:yahoo:

    As promised, i have taken some pictures of my 'not so good' spots on the car. :blink:

    first of all these are the two scratches down the drivers side.... just need to get the car booked in to have this resprayed
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    This is what happend last week when i curbed the flippin thing in a fit of rage..... will teach me, luckily it was on the 1 wheel that needed refurbing due to a previous refurb leaving it dull and flat
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    Two spots of rust on the rear
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  2. 1animal1

    1animal1 The Clar!! it mouves!!! VCDS Map User

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    the main parts that i am hoping will come out with a polisher
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    Although i think this needs a respray too
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    and after claying and xscratching my bumper. Due to a mobile guy rubbing compound on whilst the car was dirty, the finish was terrible..... luckily most has come out.... that wont be happening again!! pissed-off isnt the word!!
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  3. abdus

    abdus Top Gear VCDS Map User

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    If you are buying a polishing machine, you might want to give it a go yourself, if it doesn't work out good, then you have the parts resprayed.

    I tried some stone chips filling/polishing on mine,...worked quite well actually.:

    http://www.audi-sport.net/vb/showthread.php?t=51611

    :)
     
  4. chris_20

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    yer u may find the polisher will get those scratches out. if not could always try wet-sanding but thats something i wouldnt do until i had perfected it on scrap panels!
     
  5. 1animal1

    1animal1 The Clar!! it mouves!!! VCDS Map User

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    Abdus, your post was one of the main reasons im considering it myself;)

    ooooh..... its a toughy
     
  6. WX51TXR

    WX51TXR Polished Bliss

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    Have to say that most of those scratches look way too deep to be fully corrected by machine polishing alone; at the very least wetsanding will be needed, but perhaps also bodyshop attention in some cases. :sorry:
     
  7. 1animal1

    1animal1 The Clar!! it mouves!!! VCDS Map User

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    i think that was the answer i was assuming but hoping not to hear..... thanks for being brutally honest:drag:
     

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