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Peeling help

wuta3 Jul 31, 2012

  1. wuta3

    wuta3 Well-Known Member

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    Hi guys, Im starting to get the my car up to scratch. The paint isn't toooo bad on the whole (though the roof is a mess of swirls as scratches for some reason) ... but I do have this going on:

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    The lacquer is peeling around the seal. Any ideas how to correct this before I start with a good polish/wax routine?

    Cheers!
     
  2. wuta3

    wuta3 Well-Known Member

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    Help? Cheers!
     
  3. johnnythepie

    johnnythepie Well-Known Member

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    I guess the only way to get a definative it to go to a paintshop mate.They will tell you whether it can be wet sanded and polished flat, or if there is a need for a laquer respray
     
  4. moag

    moag she's no d-turbo

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    That will need flatted, buffed and then re-lacquered
     
  5. wuta3

    wuta3 Well-Known Member

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    Thanks guys! Any rough idea of costs on that?
     
  6. johnnythepie

    johnnythepie Well-Known Member

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    Cant tell.Its like 'how long is a piece of string' !! Depends on the bodyshop (might have the paint in stock), how much is there to do...might get a shock if all the lacquer is in bad shape...really need to take it down to a shop.
     

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