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Old 06-11-2013, 08:00 AM   #11
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What kind of polish did you use? Will Maguire's Scratch-X work?
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Old 06-11-2013, 08:17 AM   #12
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I can't say yay or nay no the Scratch X because I haven't used it. A lot of what I use on my car is Meguiars, though. I use M205 with a white pad and Show Car Glaze with a grey pad.
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Old 06-11-2013, 08:40 AM   #13
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It must be something they changed for 2013. Cause I know for sure, the rear quarter side window was encapsulated in rubber all the way around it. If you got the base models it was just rubber along the bottom, if you got say the Ti then you got the chrome bezel.
It's the B-pillar pieces and the one at the rear of the back doors. I think it would look ok witgh some faux CF or just simple black pieces covering them for protection since they seem to scratch easy.

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Old 06-11-2013, 08:50 AM   #14
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thinking of just wrapping mine with carbon fiber vinyl....
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Old 06-12-2013, 12:53 AM   #15
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You could probably wax it.
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I'm going to wrap mine with vinyl. Easy, looks good, very durable.
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