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I need help repairing deep scratches in my hood

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by Rucas, Dec 7, 2009.

  1. Dec 9, 2009 at 11:06 AM
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    Rucas

    Rucas [OP] 1st gen > 2nd gen

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    you probablly only like it because your not having this problem. lol
     
  2. Dec 9, 2009 at 4:32 PM
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    rhodehard09

    rhodehard09 sometimes nonsense is the only sense someone has

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    the ones that aren't through the clear coat can be lightly buffed with some rubbing compound then waxed should come out fairly well. the chips see my original post
     
  3. Dec 12, 2009 at 4:09 PM
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    Rucas

    Rucas [OP] 1st gen > 2nd gen

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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.
     
  4. Dec 13, 2009 at 8:20 PM
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    rhodehard09 sometimes nonsense is the only sense someone has

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    yup i wouldn't wait too long
     
  5. Dec 13, 2009 at 9:11 PM
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    Rucas

    Rucas [OP] 1st gen > 2nd gen

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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.
     
  6. Dec 21, 2009 at 7:34 PM
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    95SLE

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    The scratch can be removed. Do you have an random orbital or rotary buffer?
     
  7. Feb 7, 2010 at 9:59 PM
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    Griztaco

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    Hey OP, did you ever get these fixed? Pics? Thanks
     
  8. Feb 8, 2010 at 6:57 AM
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    Rucas

    Rucas [OP] 1st gen > 2nd gen

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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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