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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-12-2011, 01:52 PM Thread Starter
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just tried ;instand scratch pen ; and it works !!!!this is for very light scratches that have not gone through to the paint eg fingernail marks round door handles or light marks on bonnets . total cost of 12-95p for 2 pens phone 0871 704 7776 or www.hss.uk.net/advert,had it given as present & thought it would be another con but no it does work as long as it is only the top lacquer that is scratched
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Best stuff I've found for removing light scratches from the clear coat is Autoglym Paint renovator.

It is a very mild cutting paste/polish, and it works brilliantly, got a scratch out of the roof of the Impreza (after a garage shelf fell on it - don't ask). I was amazed.

Gets rid of the marks under the door handle no problem, used it on the wifes Fiat 500 at the weekend, along with clay bar, and 3 coats of polish/wax :) Well shiney now.

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this is made by Simoniz & is a clear coat filler & sealer activated by UV sunlight 1-48 hours so you are not removing any coating
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It sounds good, but...is there ever a scratch that doesn't go through the colour layer on a Subaru?

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