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Re: paint drying darker when sprayed
Hi there Monkey1892.
I'd normally agree about the shade variation which can exist in many paint codes - however, I've checked the Du Pont website, and it doesn't list any other possibilities other than the standard formulation.
According to them - there is only one 'colour' for J41.
I appreciate that fading -in, and doing blow-ins can help to disguise 'fresh' repairs, but I'm a bit fearful that in this instance the car may end up more of a patchwork quilt than it already is, and the OP may well end up performing a full respray.
This job should never be complete - the day I think I've done it all, is the day I resign.
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2005 FIAT Ducato 2.8JTD LWB Gran Volume, 2000 Kawasaki ZZR 1100 D7 'fullpower' in black + full GIVI & KAPPA luggage, 2007 MB R-Class 320 CDi Sport LWB uprated by Brabus to 300Bhp don't know if there's a 155mph limiter - will be fun finding out! 2004 Mercedes Vaneo 1.7 CDi Ambiente 7-seater