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Old 05-28-2015, 10:00 PM   #1
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Cool Found some weird stuff in paint, anybody know what this is ?

Found these weird spot in paint. I think it is in the base coat.Anybody has any idea what this is?
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Old 05-30-2015, 08:52 AM   #2
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It appears that the clear coat is beginning to check and fail. The only fix for that is a respray basically.
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Old 05-30-2015, 03:33 PM   #3
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Needs paint. Cannot be fixed any other way.
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Old 06-15-2015, 02:51 PM   #4
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It appears that the clear coat is beginning to check and fail. The only fix for that is a respray basically.
Kevin is correct. This paint is showing signs of failure, and unfortunately needs to be repainted.

Based on the shape of the damage, it is possible that a bird bomb or bug gut splatter was the initial cause of damage. These types of contaminates contain acid which will eventually eat right through your paint... especially if the paint does not have a durable layer of protection applied on top of it.


In the following photo, you can clearly see a similar type of damage caused by this bird dropping that the owner had allowed to sit on the paint.



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Old 06-26-2015, 05:28 PM   #5
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The damage in these pictures can be from acidities either in the bird droppings, or some other source.
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