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Removing Paint #257798 Aug 24, 1:04am Aug 24, 1:04am
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Removing Paint
Decided I don't like the color for the center console that I painted. I also messed up in this one spot and it's really bothering me. Can I still use paint remover or something to remove the paint and the clearcoat and paint it a different color? Or should I just avoid the hassle and bring it to a body/paint shop and have them do it instead? Thanks

Re: Removing Paint [Re: HiRo-CuBe] #257799 Aug 24, 1:14am Aug 24, 1:14am
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sand it down, and repaint it


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Re: Removing Paint [Re: gtscelica05] #257800 Aug 24, 1:17am Aug 24, 1:17am
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Well I've sanded it down after the first time I painted it to repaint it cause I messed up...Sanding was a huge hassle so I probably want to take it to a shop instead. If I take it to a shop, you think they would sand it down and repaint the whole thing for me?

Re: Removing Paint [Re: HiRo-CuBe] #257801 Aug 24, 1:19am Aug 24, 1:19am
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Probably would do it for you, but may charge extra wink

Re: Removing Paint [Re: TRdRida] #257802 Aug 24, 1:21am Aug 24, 1:21am
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Hmm, think $70~100 sounds about right for the entire center console ?

Re: Removing Paint [Re: HiRo-CuBe] #257803 Aug 24, 5:36am Aug 24, 5:36am
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^^^ sounds about right

Re: Removing Paint [Re: SmutasticGT] #257804 Aug 24, 6:58am Aug 24, 6:58am
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leave it stock, it saves money and time... thumbsup

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