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#94204 - 18th Nov 2004 10:27pm Any one know how to get overspray of bodywork
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Just had scooby in for new wing after some doris hit me an now found overspray on rear bumper and light cluster but dont know wot to use to polish it out

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#94205 - 18th Nov 2004 11:35pm Re: Any one know how to get overspray of bodywork
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Good old T-Cut and plenty of elbow Grease normally does the trick nicely mate happy



If not then you would need to use a Cutting Compound think

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#94206 - 19th Nov 2004 12:45am Re: Any one know how to get overspray of bodywork
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Buy some G3, it's cutting compound, I used to swear by it when I was into spraying. It's only available at specialist paint shops (Autopaint in Birkenhead), it's 6 quid for a tube. I used it once instead of the usual Car Polish, and the car shone, and I mean SHONE!!!

You could happily use Halfords fatcaps and G3 and get a proper professional finish. It gets orange peel effect out smooth as a Baby's ass.

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#94207 - 22nd Nov 2004 6:31pm Re: Any one know how to get overspray of bodywork
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Cheers for that will try it out happy

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#94208 - 24th Nov 2004 12:50am Re: Any one know how to get overspray of bodywork
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take it back to the shop who sprayed it. dont let em get away with it. and if ur insurers paid for it, get them to stop using said bodyshop.thats what i done when coach and motor works made such a farce at the repairs on my car. Both wishbones were damaged in the impact and they didnt even look at em, when i took it back cos the steerin was dangerous(nearly pulled me into a central reservation with no warning) they fixed one but said wear and tear bust it, i was charged 80 quid. then the steerin was still bust so i took it to the motor club on camp and me and the sarge incharge replaced the other one for 15quid 4 da part and 15 for his help. liverpool victoria no longer use C&MWorx in wolves. Nonces!!
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#94209 - 24th Nov 2004 2:01am Re: Any one know how to get overspray of bodywork
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you shouldnt have to pay anything mate if its not your fault, take it back and get it sorted by them
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#94210 - 24th Nov 2004 6:43pm Re: Any one know how to get overspray of bodywork
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Took it back an they agreed to do it smile

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#94211 - 29th Nov 2004 6:46pm Re: Any one know how to get overspray of bodywork
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whats best for cutting faded paint back upto shine ??
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#94212 - 30th Nov 2004 10:11am Re: Any one know how to get overspray of bodywork
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whats best for cutting faded paint back upto shine ??
Depends how badly faded it is?

Slight fade can be polished up with a regular polish and a loy of albow grease.

But if the fading is worse, ie, you now have a pink car, not red, then either t-cut or G3 and a buffer will really help save your arms wink
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