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Old 03-26-2014, 03:58 PM   #1
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Lava Red Metallic Touch Up?

Anyone had to touch up lava red metallic paint on their Stang? I'm finding some chips that are very noticeable to me and I want them touched up.
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Old 03-27-2014, 02:42 PM   #2
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Glad I paid extra for the 3M front end wrap. Lifetime warranty.

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Tough man. I too have multi-step paint in my Red Candy and it doesn't blend easy on touchup. Lava red must be brutal.
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I bought some touch up paint from ford and filled in the rock chips gave a little wet sand and polished. They are still a little noticeable up close but I think better than the rock chips. There is a lot of gold in my paint and the touch up paint seems more green. With the lava red you might run into an issue similar.
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drcolorchip.com maybe.
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Glad I paid extra for the 3M front end wrap. Lifetime warranty.

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You should think about switching the 3m to Suntek or Xpel. 3m is the worse out of the three as they do not have self healing and tend to turn a nasty yellow/orange after a few years. They also do not offer a life time warranty on any paint film, it's 5 years max.
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The company that installed the 3M has a lifetime warranty. 3 years so far and no yellowing. I specifically asked about that and they said 3M addressed the problem.

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