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      10-22-2010, 02:15 AM   #1
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Minor scratch, black sapphire paint, what to do?

I have a somewhat minor 7" key mark on my black sapphire 328i

I've heard of chip stick? Maybe touch-up paint? Maybe a shop in SoCal that can fix it for cheap?

Any thoughts on a good way to get rid of this scratch.

I'd say not very deep, maybe less than a millimeter across.
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Deep where its to the metal?

Have a detailer look at it, maybe it can be polished out.
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I think this one could use some touch-up paint... not sure if DYI is the best with the paintscratch.com pen...

I'll look again tomorrow, it didn't seem that deep, I've felt some deep ones in my days.
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Can you post a picture? Can you catch it with your fingernail? 7" of any touch-up paint isnt going to work well.
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Look up Eric from Envious Detailing and take him your car for a professional opinion. Good luck and sorry to hear about your problem
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I read somewhere use touchup paint, let it dry for a couple hours and reapply, wetsand till it smooth then polish it with buffer not sure if it will work but. It might, I will be trying it next week on my girls car lol
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