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Old 07-16-2013, 02:10 PM   #318
Brown Ops
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Join Date: Aug 2011
Chapter/Region: South East
Location: Beaufort, South Carolina
2004 Impreza WRX STI
Java & satin black


Originally Posted by MattTHEpainter View Post

I'm not to familiar with the wrapping process or what imperfections would show. I would sand down the chips with 180/400, then apply a little glaze with a razor blade over any chips or scratches.

Definitely apply a primer over any repairs.
How far from the damaged area do you recommend I start sanding? And once I apply the glaze and it hardens, what grits do you recommend I use? I know to block sand in a criss cross pattern and to use a dark paint of some sort to show any low spots.

Also, once I get everything level to the touch how will I go about applying primer? It will be out of a can. I'm imagining that I will back tape (or whatever the correct term is) about four or five inches around the repaired area. Do I spray the entire exposed area? Once, that is done, do I need to sand the primer? This question is directed to both tiny rock chips and a couple of golfball sized dents I have. Thank you!
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