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deep scratch question

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by tacoskim, Sep 18, 2008.

  1. Sep 18, 2008 at 3:26 PM
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    tacoskim

    tacoskim [OP] Tuned By Gadget

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    k guys someone put a nice scratch on my truck and the primer is showing, i can feel it a bit with my finger nail... im gonna get some touch up paint then even it out with some quixx...

    now my question is that im gonna get my truck detailed. should i do the touch up paint and quixx before the wax detail, or do i do the detail first, then the touch up paint with the quixx

    any suggestions will be greatly appreciated, thanks guys!
     
  2. Sep 18, 2008 at 3:29 PM
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    derekabraham

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    I did the touch-up first, waited about 3 three days, then got it waxed. The results were great.
     
  3. Sep 18, 2008 at 3:42 PM
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    did u wetsand after the touch up? did u use a paint pen or a brush?
     
  4. Sep 18, 2008 at 5:27 PM
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    derekabraham

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    No wetsand. I used the brush. I tried the pen, but I'm stupid and it was too complicated for me. :laugh:
     
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