Cure for faded bumpers...

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Post by docchevron » Mon Oct 09, 2006 12:16 am

I tried it today and it works really well!
Ok my actual purpose was removing the plastic 'C' pillar panel from a scrap car, method employed butane torch to melt the glue, but you can see the paint around the edge of the panel (where I was heating) looks brand new, the rest of the panel looks dull and crappy.
I would do the whole panel but it's grey and needs to be green! :roll:

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Post by Stewart (oily!) » Tue Oct 10, 2006 6:29 pm

I thought I would try the same trick on my BX, the fire brigade have just driven off, its not white anymore :(
only being unneccesarily flippant, its the fumes :)
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Post by BX Bandit » Wed Oct 11, 2006 9:42 pm

Oh you guys!! Thanks for your kind words 8) 8) 8) What a bunch of blokes you are. I have to say I met up with DocChev on Saturday who very kindly donated a superb TZD interior to replace my itchy scratchy TGD interior....what a lovely bloke. This seems a great forum and I'm glad it didn't collapse over the last few days :P

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Post by docchevron » Thu Oct 12, 2006 2:49 am

You're too kind sir :oops: !
Try telling the evil ex-missus that! :evil:

Have no fear mate, I've loads of crap I'll off load on to you!, er I mean quality BX bits that will brighten your life and make your lovely wife happy!!!! :D

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Post by BX Bandit » Thu Oct 12, 2006 6:41 pm

Well, at least one of us can keep her happy !!! :D
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1990 BX 16V Platinum Grey
1990 BX TZD (with A/C) Pink
1990 BX TGD White
2003 Audi A6 2.5 TDi
1960 Morris Minor Clarondon Grey
1971 Triumph 2000 Auto Valencia Blue