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    Colour Restoration

    I Know you have probably been asked this question 1000's of times, however i have a 52 reg RED Astra... Well should be red..... Any one give advice on best ways to retore all the panels to the same colour without having a re-spray?????

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    get a machine polish done and get some good quality wax on the top and keep using the wax every few weeks to keep it red. depends on where youre from as to where you take it to
    It would definitely go better with an engine in it

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    I am from derbyshire, can you suggest anywhere??? i am prepared to travel if required.

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    north east detailing do them to an unbelievably high standard but its gonna be about a 300 mile round trip to get it doneby them.... Have a search in the yellow pages etc. There are mobile valeters all over the place who machine cars on your drive and most spray shops will be able to do it too. I think even halfords now have a 3rd party company who will do them for about 100-150 quid iirc
    It would definitely go better with an engine in it

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    Moved to Car Detailing section

    Welcome btw, pictures please!

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    Have a look here mate,all you need is a bit of elbo grease and patience.
    http://www.detailingworld.co.uk/foru...d.php?t=139042
    Europa blue turbo,the best colour by far!
    My auto-biography here- http://www.astraownersclub.com/vb/sh...d.php?t=157301

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    mine was pink n i used red polish twice and high def auto glym wax n its like new again

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    Quote Originally Posted by DEANY1 View Post
    Have a look here mate,all you need is a bit of elbo grease and patience.
    http://www.detailingworld.co.uk/foru...d.php?t=139042
    Thats how you do it right there matey red always fades like a bitch

    Spend a day, maybe 2 on it, have it looking pukka

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