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      01-06-2009, 12:02 AM   #1
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How to fix scratched carbon fiber?

I opened a box with a dull knife today but not carefully and cut thru the bubble wrap around a set of carbon mirror covers. I ow have a nice white scratch into the clear coat but not into the carbon fiber. The scratch is fairly deep, it'll catch a fingernail. What's the best way to fix this without a clear coat spray? Clear touch up and polish?
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      01-06-2009, 03:49 AM   #2
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if you're handy you could probably do it yourself with a little polish and a little wet sanding. or a body should could probably fix it for a few bucks.
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      01-12-2009, 12:59 AM   #3
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Or you could invest in a used brain on ebay and save yourself thousands of dollars over the years..... just think of it as a long term investment, it will be worth every penny. It may even save your life one day!
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LMAO ^^
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      01-12-2009, 05:29 PM   #5
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Or you could invest in a used brain on ebay and save yourself thousands of dollars over the years..... just think of it as a long term investment, it will be worth every penny. It may even save your life one day!
with all due respect, go f' yourself, useless
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LMAOOO even more...... ^^

Lets be nice guys, this is a friendly forum no?
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try and see if wax will buff the scratch off... if it's not too deep
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      01-15-2009, 10:16 AM   #8
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...or sell the marked set on ebay disclose its scratched, take a little hit and order your self a new set, if it bothers you enough, otherwise is a character mark in my book.
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