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Re: Clear coat repairs

Sdbigelow@aol.com wrote:

>I've got a few scratches (okay, a lot of scratches) in the clear coat of my
>84 5ks. Is it possible to fix this myself? Anybody BTDT?

If they're only in the clear coat, polishing might help. I've done this
successfully with the finest grade of polishing compound I could find, and
it looks great now. This also helped with the stains made by bird droppings
the previous owner left on my car for too long. Do it carefully, and wax
the car afterwards.


1988 80 1.8S (Getting a wash and some scratches removed today)

 Tom Nas                                          Zeist, The Netherlands

       'What are you going to do when you grow up as big as I?'
                  asked the father of his son. 'Diet.'