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Tornado Red Uni-Color Paint
In message <firstname.lastname@example.org> Falkenthal@aol.com writes:
> I have a '91 Tornado Red 100. I love the car except for the paint. I was
> told by the dealer that this color is what-they-call paint and clear coat in
> one. The main problem with this paint is that when you use the windshield
> washer, the alcohol in the fluid oxidizes on the paint. This leaves milky
> white streaks and blotches on the hood, trunk and roof.
Oxidised _alcohol_? Sure?
I'd be tempted to suspect dissolved or suspended solids (such as calcium salts)
in the _water_.
Have you tried de-ionised or distilled water in the washers?
(Trivia note: "Tornado Red" is actually a mis-translation of "Toronado Rot".)
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