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Detailer or Tesla SC

Discussion in 'Model X: Interior & Exterior' started by Lou gagna, Mar 5, 2017.

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Who should take care of the scratch

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  1. Lou gagna

    Lou gagna Member

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    I discover this morning this mark on the passenger door.
    Front view: IMG_3175.JPG
    Upper View: IMG_3176.JPG

    It does seem like a mark over the paint.
    No bump, no deep scratch.

    Should I bring the car to a detailer or to Tesla SC?
    What's your opinion?

    Thank you in advance.
     
  2. vandacca

    vandacca ReActive Member

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    Tesla SC doesn't do this work in house and they send it out to one of their own authorized shops. So, if you're paying for it either way, I would just take it directly to your paint shop (or ask Tesla for their recommended shop).
     
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  3. Jimmy 1

    Jimmy 1 Member

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    Get a detail and apply a Ceramic Coating ASAP. I wrote a post on the swirls people are seeing in their paint on the MS forum.
     
  4. dragonxt

    dragonxt Active Member

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    Are swirls an issue on white cars as well? (Obviously they happen, but can you see them in the sun?)
     
  5. DougH

    DougH Active Member

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    Never Tesla, always a detailer.
     
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  6. K-MTG

    K-MTG Sunshade Captain of TMC

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    Tesla detailed my car for $175 and fixed my curb rash for $150
     
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