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Thanks guys, it is a bit of a shed. I'll get a pic tomorrow. It's currently in the car park at work, I daren't bring it home until it's a bit tidier or the girlfriend will go spare. She doesn't know about it yet. The panels seem relatively scratch damage free, just faded & slightly rough. 400 grit is about the starting point I reckon. My primary concern is any adverse reaction between paints & the plastic panels, I've only ever done a respray with cellulose on cellulose primer + primer/filler + a lot of finnigans no.1 (t'was a mini you see).
Does anyone know what the actual body material is ? is it simply GRP with Gel coat on top or something else ?
Anyway I shall get a pic or two tomorrow. The lichen growth around the head light wash/wipe nozzles is particularly telling .....
I keep telling myself it will be a classic soon.
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2001 Espace 2.2 dCI The Race, 1996 Megane RT, Westfield SE
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