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Spreadsheet data for test of paint finish gloss and durability

Discussion in 'Model S: Interior & Exterior' started by artsci, Feb 5, 2013.

  1. artsci

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    #21 artsci, Dec 2, 2014
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    No, I've never done that to any of my cars and it's never been a problem. Little dings and chips are easy to repair and I haven't had more than one or two. Maybe it's the great condition and maintenance of roads in Maryland. When I cross the border into Pennsylvania that becomes really clear. PA roads are crap.
     
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    I found Xpel Ultimate didn't change the look of my black Model S at all. If anything, maybe slightly deeper gloss.

    This person here in another thread felt the same with their red Model S:
    Photos of XPEL Ultimate install on Multi-Coat Red
     
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    Great data, thanks

    How did the glare stand up over time?

    I bought a obsidian black s a couple of weeks ago and wasn't able to apply sealant before our 5k miles road trip.

    Need some advice on next steps

    Thanks
     
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