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    Default Help please, how to treat flaking paint on window

    Hi, the metal strip on the back windows has started to shed its covering, shown in the photo below.



    What can i use to recover this problem and do i sand the paint thats left off.

    Any help is much appreciated.

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    Has anybody else had this problem?

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    Yup, it's really common. I covered mine in vinyl recently.

    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showthread.php?t=137888
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    Hi, thanks for the post where can i buy the vinyl from?

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    I got it from Ebay, the link's in that thread somewhere, sorry, just heading to bed, but it's posted a couple of times in there if you have a quick flick through that thread.
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