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HELP huge paint scratch

Background: I'm in the middle lane and then out of nowhere some idiot from the left lane hits me and manages to scratch my whole drivers side.

Got his plates # and 140$.

Any suggestions on how to get this out? buff ?Any help is appreciated.

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Re: HELP huge paint scratch

wow...thats gonna take some heavy buffing...if that will work????
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Re: HELP huge paint scratch

That's really bad... Sorry about that man... I would take that to a body shop. Maybe see if insurance can help.
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Re: HELP huge paint scratch

its hard to tell by the pics...it may just be a paint rub or it may be completely through the clearcoat?
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Re: HELP huge paint scratch

I did a double check, some paint rub, and some through the clearcoat..
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PM'ed you...
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sorry to see brotha

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good luck Father....not sure all that comes out but it looks like you have lots of disciples to help/
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Re: HELP huge paint scratch

Looks like it could get polished out. See if you can feel the paintwith your fingure nails. If your fingure nails dig into the paint then you need to get it fixed by a body shop, if they don't and feel like it's on top of your Factory paint it can be polished out!

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Re: HELP huge paint scratch

hopefully its just a paint transfer from his car. howd you get $140 from him? why so little? i would have demanded $ for a respray of both doors.

those moldings were unscathed right?

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