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Re: Possible paint mark on bumper help!

I think I may be able to offer a method that won't cost anything.

On a dry, wind-free day (or in a garage), use a heatgun or hairdrier to gently warm the plastic trim section, by slowly sweeping the trim.

This will help restore the colour.

Be careful not to focus the heat too intensely otherwise the plastic will melt.

You really only want the plastic to heat-up, rather than become 'glossy'.

Once it has completely cooled, you can use some >2000-grit sandpaper to gently matt it back to match the remaining trim.



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