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Old 04-17-2013, 10:09 PM   #1
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Flaking

Ive had my car for just about two years now and i noticed after about a year the clear coat is flaking on my back bumper in the corners by the trunk!
Anyone else have this issue?


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Yep back bumper where trunk lid meets.
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Old 04-18-2013, 08:06 AM   #3
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Take it to the dealer and have it inspected. Or is it possible the bumper was replaced and the body shop messed up? Do you have a pic. I have a 08 and live in the NE and have no sig paint issues.

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Ive had my car for just about two years now and i noticed after about a year the clear coat is flaking on my back bumper in the corners by the trunk!
Anyone else have this issue?
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Yep back bumper where trunk lid meets.
Hi Jason325 and popwarhomie,

A great next step is getting in to your dealership so they can take a look. Let me know what they advise; if you need any assistance from me, just let me know.

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Take it to the dealer and have it inspected...
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Old 04-18-2013, 06:31 PM   #5
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Not worth my time going to the dealer I bought my car from. (murray ford in starke FL)

They wouldn't even wash my car before I came to buy it.. lol
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Old 04-18-2013, 09:47 PM   #6
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My dealer is now strickly KIA ive already took it back there once for a clip for my back bumper they dont do body work at the dealer only engine and allignment!
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Jason,

Take it to an authorized Ford Dealership. Can you take it to Fountain City Ford? You really should not be having a clear coat issue in my opinion. Good luck
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My 2002 has the clear flaking on the rear bumper.
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How do you know bout fountain city ford? Lol
And if its a dealer i could just take it to sugar loaf ford in MN or in La crosse WI
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Old 04-21-2013, 12:37 PM   #10
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I used the Internet to discover Fountain City. You can take your car to any Ford dealership for service
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