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Old 05-27-2013, 08:52 AM   #1
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Best/Recommended Products to remove scratches??

Hi Everyone,

Any recommended products to remove scratches?? The scratches I have are more than just swirl marks.

I've used a number of products that range in price from $5-20 with no success. Many of them were just a wax or rubbing compound that just didn't work.

I was going to try a product called "Dr. ColorChip" for $60.
Dr.ColorChip Custom Automotive Touch-Up Paint Kit - Dr. ColorChip: Automotive Paint Chip Repair Systems

Any product I use will probably require OEM paint. I'm open to all recommendations!!

THANKS

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Old 05-27-2013, 10:12 AM   #2
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I have the same problem. I scratched my "B" area when putting my top back on.
I used some stuff in a yellow bottle,,, something like "scratch out". I'll check later. It helped, but the problem may be too deep.

I'm open to other suggestions.

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I can't recall the name but 3M makes a scratch removal system with polishes and pads.

Works pretty good.
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Old 05-27-2013, 10:30 AM   #4
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I like Chemical Guys stuff. Here is a nice thread that I put together when my wagon got owned by a dog:

V70R paint correction - removing deep scratches - Imgur

Having a good dual action buffer helps tremendously.
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I used the Dr Color Chip on my Challenger and was very happy with the result. Not 100% undetectable on close inspection but pretty damn close.
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Old 05-27-2013, 08:02 PM   #6
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Thanks for the replies. I just ordered the Dr Color Chip. I'll let you know how it turns out...
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Old 05-27-2013, 09:57 PM   #7
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I've had pretty good success with 3M Rubbing Compound. It's the black bottle with red lettering.

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