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Scratch removal in Sussex


26 Mar 2003
Anyone know one of those mobile scratch removal people in west sussex?


Migration info. Legacy thread was 16254
I've just tried chips away following reading an article in 911 world,

they tried to refurb a set of gt3 wheels, a set ofboxster wheels and 2 scratches on a boxster s, charged me £360,

they lacquer shrunk on the wheels

a 2'' by 2mm scratch on a boxster became a 6'' square in a different colour, despite the operative getting the colour code 4 days before he did the job and the car was covered in overspray

i could of done better with an aerosol

My advise is to find a local bodyshop it may be more expensive but atleast they'll do a proper job,

the mobile people use single pack lacquer which bodyshops stopped using 10 years ago

I spoke to my local jaquar dealer who i've known for 15 years and they confirmed a similar experience

Mark Pearce


18 years as a car dealer and a fussy old fart

Migration info. Legacy thread was 16261
My experience of ChipsAway hasn't been good either, I have to say. The guy couldn't match the colour and was appalling at keeping in touch -- I had to keep chasing him which is the wrong way round, methinks. In the end, after a couple of weeks of it, I gave up and had the car resprayed.

Migration info. Legacy thread was 16380

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