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    Just wondering how you can remove overspray off front/rear lights and plastic trims? A friend of mine got his car resprayed and has spotted minor overspray on his rear light covers and on his rear plastic diffuser on his M sport rear bumper. Is there any way of removing this without damaging or decolouring the actual plastic? Thanks for your help guys!

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    Using a claybar and lube should clear that up quite easily.
     

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    Using your ignition keys, take it back to the clowns that sprayed it and get it put right!
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sparky68 View Post
    Using your ignition keys, take it back to the clowns that sprayed it and get it put right!
    yes, there is that yes!
     

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    Personally, i would you a fine grade rubbing compound, but as people have already said, take it back to the paint shop and they should sort it out


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    Quote Originally Posted by SootE46 View Post
    Using a claybar and lube should clear that up quite easily.
    Ah! Didnt know a clay bar would sort that out!!??? Ill tell him to give it a try!! Thank you!

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    Thank you lads for the advice...unfortunately the car was not sprayed in Leicester, he got it sprayed elsewhere. The overspray is VERY minor, you cant see it unless you look at it with a magnifying glass. Its like a feint line of paint. Thats why he thinks its no point kicking up a big fuss over it and wants to resolve it himself. Any other suggestions or is the clay bar the best solution? Thanks!

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    I'd go with either the clay bar or the rubbing compound.

    At least with the clay bar, he can do his whole car while he's at it


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    Quote Originally Posted by mess View Post
    I'd go with either the clay bar or the rubbing compound.

    At least with the clay bar, he can do his whole car while he's at it
    Right ill tell him to give them a try! And yeah he will have an excuse to do the whole car! lol! Ill let you know how he gets on. Thanks for the help!

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    FARECLA G3 rubbing compound works a treat mixed with a little water. Also removes tar, light scratches, and in my case, cleaned the upvc on my conservatory last week
     

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