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Burgh_Mike Mar 14, 12:17pm - #416033 

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What the crap?

Is this?
I was drying my car and found:
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Burgh_Mike Mar 14, 12:19pm - #416034 

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confused
Under is nice shiny chrome, is that wax buildup?
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maingear Mar 14, 12:24pm - #416035 

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Looks like the plastic from manufacturing to keep it from scratching. Does it feel like thin plastic, or does it flake off like clear coat?
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Burgh_Mike Mar 14, 12:28pm - #416036 

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Whatever it is, it doesn't come off easy, scraped a little of it off with my thumbnail. Sux if it's the clearcoat.
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isaac Mar 14, 12:29pm - #416037 
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bird poop stains idunno

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Burgh_Mike Mar 14, 12:30pm - #416038 

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rofl
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maingear Mar 14, 12:33pm - #416039 

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Now ya gotta get it all off or it will bug ya to death!! banghead
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Heat Mar 14, 12:33pm - #416040 
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Haha..it does look like that at first. lol...But the close up pic really looks like the thin plastic. idunno

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Burgh_Mike Mar 14, 12:35pm - #416041 

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yup angry
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Burgh_Mike Mar 14, 12:36pm - #416042 

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Must be the clearcoat peeling off...
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maingear Mar 14, 12:43pm - #416043 

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I put in a power antenna and my paint did the same thing. it started at the hole. I got lucky and was ably to cover it with a gromett.
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Chelica815 Mar 14, 12:49pm - #416044 
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Holy crap, that was prolly the spot that some acidic ass bird shit landed on.

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Virgilson Mar 14, 1:06pm - #416045 

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maybe the plastic confused
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