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Old 05-18-2004, 09:44 PM   #1
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Unhappy paint chips

Help i need some advise I was driving on the highway on a windy day when i drove by a gravel pit and a cloud of dust hit my car and left the front end pited and chiped everywhere its total repares = 3,000 and i was wondering if there is a cheaper way to do things. I almost want to give up on it but it would upset me too much I love my car and need it perfect. (i hate touch up paint)

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Old 05-18-2004, 11:03 PM   #2
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do it yourself, always saves some cash. Me and my friend redid my car after i spun on some ice last year, saved 3 grand only cost like 75 bucks total
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This isnt exactly SPI performance related dude!

but its all good.

if you get it fixed, i would let a shop do it. color matching can be a pain to do yourself, especially after your paint has faded over the years. i would check other shops too, maybe you can find one a little cheaper. but sometimes cheaper is not always better.

wish i could be more help...
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