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Old 12-09-2009, 11:06 AM   #21
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I have a Weatertech bug shield on my truck and love it. I think it keeps the leading edge of the hood from getting knciked up with rocks, and it seems to reduce bug guts all over my windhshied in the summer. I guess it's a matter of taste really.
you probablly only like it because your not having this problem. lol
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Old 12-12-2009, 04:09 PM   #23
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Hey also with this should i be concerned about water on the chips and rust??
Its been raining quite a bit.
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Old 12-13-2009, 09:11 PM   #25
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alright because im still waiting for the toyota dealership to get the blue paint.
it will probablly get painted the day after i get the paint.

Ill post more pics and the process when i do.
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Old 12-21-2009, 07:34 PM   #26
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So I got the sticky peices off with the ever so helpful "goo gone" and its not as bad as I thought. Only two major spots that neep touch up paint, and a slight scratch, the other areas could just use some clear coat and they'll be fine.







Any other suggestions on how to repair these??
The scratch can be removed. Do you have an random orbital or rotary buffer?
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Old 02-07-2010, 09:59 PM   #27
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Hey OP, did you ever get these fixed? Pics? Thanks
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Old 02-08-2010, 06:57 AM   #28
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ya i ended up just getting color matched patint from toyota and doing 2 coats of that and one coat of clear. Its still a little noticeable but only if your looking for it.
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