"Are you suuuuure there are no flakes? They are small, but my BLUE candy metallic has billions of em..."
I guess not 100%. I'll look again (with a microscope) but I would think it would be obvious.
"Tinted clear coat means good luck getting a match if you need paint work.. "
That was my first thought when I first read that. I did notice that the seam between the front fender and bumper there is an obvious change in tint - not perfectly matched.
"If you ordered "metallic" and didn't get it, I'd ask for a refund of the up charge. That's Bu11$hit. "
Ha. Yeah, well I have a bigger problem to deal with first...