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Old 12-20-2008, 06:27 PM   #1
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noticed a good scratch in my back seat today

Was cleaning my windows and i noticed a nice about 4 in scratch going down the back of my seat. I was wearing sweats and a t and had the cleaner and a rag so it was there. Can an interior shop buff that stuff out or will i have to live with it. I am almost ocd and it just eats me up. Will post a pic soon
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Old 12-20-2008, 10:32 PM   #2
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cant wait to see pic. i have 8inch scratch in my rear also. hoping your pic will make me not cringe as much
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Old 12-21-2008, 06:21 PM   #3
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How deep is the scratch? Is it just a surface scratch, or are we talking about a knife-like deep split?
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Old 12-22-2008, 04:19 AM   #4
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I heard that there are a special paint for auto leather, which may help to repair all types of scratches... the seats look like new after painting!
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Old 12-22-2008, 12:04 PM   #5
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the scratches on rear seat looks like someone dragged their nail across from it. (maybe from someone pants)
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Old 12-22-2008, 10:43 PM   #6
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Yes, there are spray dyes, but you need to match the color. Check with your local dealer or high-end used car dealers to see who they use to touch up the interiors of their cars.
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Old 12-23-2008, 12:16 AM   #7
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Hard to see in the pics because of light/flash and tan interior but it sucks
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Old 12-23-2008, 12:44 AM   #8
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hmmm, if its real leather and not leatherette you should be able to get some leather cleaner that comes in a cream and rub it out.
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Old 12-23-2008, 11:14 AM   #9
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Its real leather, i have zymol and it doesnt take it out. what would you recommend to get it out? or could a detail shop take care of it.
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