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Old 09-20-2009, 12:36 PM   #1
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Scratch repair diy?

Been searching for ages and still cant find the link. Does anyone know where the DIY or how to is on repairing scratches that are fairly deep? Think its an external link. My car was keyed a while ago
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Old 09-21-2009, 07:31 AM   #2
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i couldn't find any diy on our forum, but i found this:

http://www.chargerforums.com/forums/...ad.php?t=97634

A guy on a dodge forum did it the "cheap way" by essentially using a lot of touch up paint, and it surprisingly hid the scratch quite well. Usually though, with a scratch this deep, I dont think you should expect perfect results if you diy, in many cases if its really severe, you may have to get the whole panel re-painted.
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Old 09-21-2009, 10:42 AM   #3
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Finally found it. Took about 3hrs! Thanks anyway.
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