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Front Bumper Paint Issues on 9/Day Old TM3—Stealth(Sleeper)

Discussion in 'Model 3: Interior & Exterior' started by FitYNABer, Sep 29, 2019.

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  1. FitYNABer

    FitYNABer Member

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    I'm looking into doing an XPEL Stealth PPF and want to know will/should I get this handled by Tesla Body Shops before I do. I noticed this today while walking around my Tesla in the SUN.

    Issues are circled in "red"
    1. A weird dull spot in the paint
    2. Paint bubbling/pealing by light and a weird dull spot in the paint

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  2. XLR82XS

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    Definitely let Tesla know ASAP and see how they handle it. I would PPF on that front end STAT!
     
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  3. FitYNABer

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    Thanks for the advice, I literally just came from SC in Torrence yesterday for the Top Glass being misaligned and now I see this. UGH.
     
  4. super20g

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    Flat spot can probably be polished out. The cracking along the edge by headlight, not so much... They will probably replace the bumper with a pre-painted replacement as they usually don't respray them anymore.
     
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