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Paint chip touch in pen/paint

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Paint chip touch in pen/paint

Post by scot850 » Tue Jun 28, 2016 2:36 pm

Spoke to the dealer today and they no longer supply paint for my 'new' 97 850 SE NA in Regent Red Pearl. I recall someone mentioning they got paint somewhere but can't find where I read that. Any suggestions?

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Neil.
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Re: Paint chip touch in pen/paint

Post by Ozark Lee » Tue Jun 28, 2016 3:48 pm

Try www.paintscratch.com . If you pull the color code of of the product plate they can get you the exact match and then they have some clear coat touch up products as well.

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Re: Paint chip touch in pen/paint

Post by scot850 » Tue Jun 28, 2016 8:06 pm

Thanks Lee. Tried a few places in the US but they won't ship to Canada.

Made me think locally and found a place that claims to make up the paint in touch in size and rattle cans. Price in CDN$ is less than US prices and no shipping. If they work out, score.....!

Neil.
2000 V70 R - still being an endless PITA
2006 XC70
2003 Toyota 4Runner V8 Limited
2015 Kia Sportage EX-L
1993 850 GLT -Sold
1998 V70 XC - Sold
1997 Volvo 850 SE NA - Went to niece in California - Sold
2000 V70 SE NA - New project and test bed - Sold

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