I have some scratches in my clear coat (have not reach the actual paint).
Just wondering how to take them out. Anyone tried these touch up pencils.
I have used some special polishing compound
(don't remember the name) that has helped a lot (borrowed from auto body
Also, used 2000 grit sand paper and then some 2001 turtle wax. Doing all
this was improved most of the spots by 80%. But I still have a few bad
and I don't want to over do it with sand paper. So, I was just
if anyone has tried these pencils or any other fix it kits they sell at the
Do any of the really work? I imagine half the battle it skill and good
I would look for a repair product that actually IS clearcoat...that
should fill in the scratches and then you can buff it if necessary.
Call/visit a nearby body shop to ask for recommendations...if those
body/paint guys don't know, who does?
The last thing I would want to do is to REMOVE some or all of the clear
coat to get rid of the scratches. I would look for a process that fills
in the scratches. I have not found any other than reapplying the clear
coat. They have colored touch up paint, so I don't see why you can buy a
tube of touch up clear coat. But it is your car so you can do what you want.
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