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Re: Paint lacquer peeling?
You are correct, it is lighter, because air has seperated the lacquer from the basecoat.
Do not remove it - the lacquer will fill these gaps, dispelling the air, and seal the colour & shine back into the finish.
Done this a few times & trust me, it works.
You need to build up the lacquer in light coats, until a shine is there.
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