Our Success is in our members who value our strength as a valued community.
Forum Statistics
Posts1,028,163
Topics75,599
Members13,519
Forums65
Posts in last 24hrs3
Most Online14,906
Nov 23rd, 2019
Who's Online Now
30 registered members (alan128, 6 invisible), 1,385 guests, and202 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


Popular Topics(Views 7days)
230 Woody
New General Forums
George Carlin
by BultacoAstro. 10th Sep 2020 9:00am
Our Earth
by granny. 8th Sep 2020 10:02am
The Moon Landing ?
by BultacoAstro. 29th Aug 2020 4:58pm
Coronavirus chat about it
by assassin. 23rd Mar 2020 7:06pm
New Wirral History
Argyle Theatre
by mikeeb. 25th Sep 2020 1:23pm
St Andrews Square
by MIKE6570. 22nd Sep 2020 5:22pm
Stage-Coach Timetables in 1830's
by mikeeb. 19th Sep 2020 4:05pm
Birkenhead Trams 1876
by mikeeb. 17th Sep 2020 3:38pm
WHAT PUB
by derekdwc. 12th Sep 2020 12:51pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
Boaty McBoatface takes shape
The gathering storm: Mersey waterfront today
Topic Replies
Classic Rock The Bands Are Awakening
by BultacoAstro. 29th Sep 2020 9:41am
Van carpet fitter
by Gibbo. 28th Sep 2020 12:29pm
Coping Stones
by zigzagwanderer. 28th Sep 2020 1:08am
Old Car Photo
by diggingdeeper. 27th Sep 2020 7:52pm
LCT 7074
by cools. 26th Sep 2020 10:36pm
Argyle Theatre
by joney. 26th Sep 2020 10:56am
SEISS 3rd Grant
by diggingdeeper. 25th Sep 2020 10:06pm
Birkenhead Trams 1876
by yoller. 25th Sep 2020 9:59pm
Coronavirus
by casper. 25th Sep 2020 7:39pm
September
M T W T F S S
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Previous Topic
Next Topic
Print Topic
Rate Topic
Removing light scratches from bodywork #712669
29th Jul 2012 5:56pm
29th Jul 2012 5:56pm
Joined: Sep 2008
Posts: 5,083
South Wirral
B
buddy Online content OP
Forum Veteran
buddy  Online Content OP
Forum Veteran
B
Joined: Sep 2008
Posts: 5,083
South Wirral
Any recommendations for removing light scratches (probably caused by car auto washing machines)and good quality polish
Car is black and would like to bring it back to near showroom condition

Google Ads
Re: Removing light scratches from bodywork [Re: buddy] #712671
29th Jul 2012 6:03pm
29th Jul 2012 6:03pm
Joined: Aug 2006
Posts: 855
Birkenhead
A
anniebo28 Offline
Wise One
anniebo28  Offline
Wise One
A
Joined: Aug 2006
Posts: 855
Birkenhead
A cutting compound like G3, used by body shops to bring the shine back following wet sanding would do it. Try Classic car paint, just off Oxton road in Birkenhead, they would be able to help you out.

Re: Removing light scratches from bodywork [Re: buddy] #712684
29th Jul 2012 6:48pm
29th Jul 2012 6:48pm
Joined: Jun 2010
Posts: 1,023
birkenhead
madrob Offline
Forum Guide
madrob  Offline
Forum Guide
Joined: Jun 2010
Posts: 1,023
birkenhead
phone bubbles hand car wash on 01516302820 ask for lee thats me and we will book it for you for full body polish with a buff all over

Re: Removing light scratches from bodywork [Re: buddy] #712697
29th Jul 2012 8:09pm
29th Jul 2012 8:09pm
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 1,923
Wallasey/New Brighton
J
j_demo Offline
Forum Addict
j_demo  Offline
Forum Addict
J
Joined: Nov 2011
Posts: 1,923
Wallasey/New Brighton
t-cut

you can get it from most car places like motorworld and halfords etc...

t-cut scratch remover

Last edited by jawide; 29th Jul 2012 8:11pm.
Re: Removing light scratches from bodywork [Re: buddy] #712716
29th Jul 2012 9:01pm
29th Jul 2012 9:01pm
Joined: Apr 2009
Posts: 430
Wirral
ASE71 Offline

Smartchild
ASE71  Offline

Smartchild
Joined: Apr 2009
Posts: 430
Wirral
They will come back within a week, i wouldn't bother, Black cars show these up terrible especially in the sunlight, i hated my black car because of this. I paid 150 quid for a mop and polish but soon it was back to its previous state.

Re: Removing light scratches from bodywork [Re: buddy] #712903
30th Jul 2012 11:20pm
30th Jul 2012 11:20pm
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 742
Eastham
baldybrewer Offline

Veteran
baldybrewer  Offline

Veteran
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 742
Eastham
I used this to remove fine scratches in my car paint http://www.g3pro.com/products/G3PaintRenovator fantastic product smile

Re: Removing light scratches from bodywork [Re: buddy] #712975
31st Jul 2012 12:32pm
31st Jul 2012 12:32pm
Joined: Mar 2009
Posts: 200
Woodchurch
I
insanekitty Offline
Addict
insanekitty  Offline
Addict
I
Joined: Mar 2009
Posts: 200
Woodchurch
go for a good claying then follow up with a paint sealer NOT wax
for some good info go to www.detailingworld.co.uk

steve


Moderated by  Mod 

Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
SEISS 3rd Grant
by diggingdeeper. 25th Sep 2020 10:06pm
Argyle Theatre
by mikeeb. 25th Sep 2020 1:23pm
Woody
by lincle. 23rd Sep 2020 1:57pm
St Andrews Square
by MIKE6570. 22nd Sep 2020 5:22pm
Stage-Coach Timetables in 1830's
by mikeeb. 19th Sep 2020 4:05pm
For Sale & Free
Coping Stones
by zigzagwanderer. 28th Sep 2020 1:08am
peugeot
by lincle. 25th Sep 2020 5:17pm
toy
by sunnyside. 22nd Sep 2020 12:55pm
Wanted Bultaco Astro Or Pursang 360 Model 104
by BultacoAstro. 13th Sep 2020 10:39pm
Wooden Single Bed, Headboard, Mattress and Drawer
by rhoobarb2002. 12th Sep 2020 5:07pm
Member Spotlight
Gibbo
Gibbo
Oxton
Posts: 2,195
Joined: December 2010
Show All Member Profiles 
Newest Members
Cavanagh_Shaw, NellyDee, Paul_Mason, Allotmentpete, Mike11
13519 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
Van carpet fitter
by Gibbo. 17th Sep 2020 9:16am
Tower road. Birkenhead and now Dock road
by keef666. 6th Sep 2020 1:53pm
Enjoy the street theatre!
by Excoriator. 5th Sep 2020 3:50pm
Laminate flooring
by casper. 4th Sep 2020 6:33pm
Road resurfacing 2020
by keef666. 20th Aug 2020 8:30am
News : New Topics
SEISS 3rd Grant
by diggingdeeper. 25th Sep 2020 10:06pm
Award for Corbyn ???
by granny. 27th Aug 2020 10:41pm
Casper Specials
by granny. 23rd Aug 2020 5:39pm
When Damascus Falls !
by granny. 13th Feb 2020 11:12pm
Coronavirus
by cools. 30th Jan 2020 5:38pm
New Enthusiast Forums
Woody
by lincle. 23rd Sep 2020 1:57pm
Dorothea Quarry Aug 2020
by KevinFinity. 18th Sep 2020 9:45pm
cat found,Wallasey
by doggod. 17th Sep 2020 8:55pm
Spring fitting required
by gerrymoore. 17th Sep 2020 9:20am
Customer Is Always Right
by BultacoAstro. 3rd Sep 2020 12:19pm
Popular Topics(Views 24hrs)
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Tue 7:12am
Sunset Tue 6:52pm
Local Time Tue 9:24pm
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1