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My first scratch!

Discussion in 'Model S: Interior & Exterior' started by sorka, Nov 30, 2016.

  1. sorka

    sorka Active Member

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    Have no idea where it came from. Not a swipe in the parking lot as it would have been horizontal most likely rather than vertical. Wider on the top than the bottom in a way that shows that the impact started at the top of the scratch and went down.

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    3 minutes later after some liquid rubbing compound and a finer clearcoat polish:

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  2. steve841

    steve841 Active Member

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    Visit your SC. You'd be amazed how talented some of these guys are at getting that out.
     
  3. Max*

    Max* Not Banned

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    Did you miss the "3 minute later" picture?
     
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    LOL .. thought it looked like there was still some marring in the finish ... good to go.
     
  5. Snerruc

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    Be careful you don't want to rub through the clearcoat!
     
  6. sorka

    sorka Active Member

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    That's just a trick of the light.
     
  7. sorka

    sorka Active Member

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    Would take hours with the cut level of that compound.
     
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  8. mmarschke

    mmarschke New Member

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    I have a partial wrap on the hood of my pearl white MS, and after 48,000 miles the car is in excellent condition except for two half inch scratches just above the XPEL wrap. Before I replace my partial wrap I decided to see if I could get these two scratches fixed. My wife went to The Collision Company in Roswell to get an estimate. Josh had one of the guys on the floor look at it and in just a few minutes sanded and buffed the scratch out completely! There was no hard sell to repaint the entire hood like I received at another repair shop. Josh and team just wanted to provide the highest quality service possible and leave a customer satisfied.

    The Collision Company will be my first choice whenever I need any collision repair or paint work done. Highly recommended.
     
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