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Old 08-22-2013, 05:26 PM   #1
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Car Just Painted, What Next?

Hey guys,

Girlfriends car was just painted and I was curious what everyone would suggest the next step to be. Did some research and people say wait a month before waxing. After said month is up, any suggestions on where I can take it to get it professionally waxed? And is there a certain wax/polsihing procedure that should be done on a newly painted car?

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Old 08-29-2013, 06:02 PM   #2
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Anyone? Willing to travel anywhere in the GTA for a quality job.
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Old 08-29-2013, 06:11 PM   #3
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Old 08-30-2013, 01:22 AM   #4
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Old 09-07-2013, 08:55 AM   #5
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next step would be to install the 3M Scotchgard paint protection film to the hood and fenders, keep those stone chips off.
Also try using the 3M Paint Sealant wax. p/n 38600. It helps keep the shine that much longer.
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Old 09-07-2013, 02:11 PM   #6
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Next step is to slowly look into selling the car. Most aftermarket paintjobs are poorly done and clearcoat will start peeling and flaking off eventually.
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Old 10-03-2013, 05:47 PM   #7
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paint job

Hey Guys,
I have a 2004 330CiC. It has some minor stone chips that looks like speckles. I did get one bad one and made a dent about dime size. Would just like to have the hood painted. Is there such a thing as a good after market paint job?
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