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    has winter caused any damage to your veccy this year? looks like im going to be getting my bonnet repainted as above the grill its gone like an "aero" where salt has got into some stone chips

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    I'm fine this way m8, kept away from all that white stuff & slippy roads ............

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    Quote Originally Posted by bobby-tupper View Post
    has winter caused any damage to your veccy this year? looks like im going to be getting my bonnet repainted as above the grill its gone like an "aero" where salt has got into some stone chips
    Just had some quotes to get mine fixed!!

    I opted to get a second hand bonnet off ebay instead (cheaper option)!!

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    My irmy copy front spoiler looks like the mafia has shot at it,looks like another trip to the bodyshop..........

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    Quote Originally Posted by glenboy View Post
    My irmy copy front spoiler looks like the mafia has shot at it,looks like another trip to the bodyshop..........
    Mine is the same mate...looks worse because the car is black so you can see lots of little white specs on it

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    just slap some vasolene on the bonnet front at the start of winter then wipe if all off in April. This way your paint is protected.

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    Quote Originally Posted by wickedwillie View Post
    just slap some vasolene on the bonnet front at the start of winter then wipe if all off in April. This way your paint is protected.
    Or maybe even a good car wax?

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    Quote Originally Posted by wickedwillie View Post
    just slap some vasolene on the bonnet front at the start of winter then wipe if all off in April. This way your paint is protected.

    I don't think thats a good idea, feel sure its likely to encourage grit etc. to adhere to the bonnet.

    A good frequent coat of wax would be better.

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    Quote Originally Posted by glenboy View Post
    My irmy copy front spoiler looks like the mafia has shot at it,looks like another trip to the bodyshop..........

    mine to

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    my splitter is fine

    the bonnet looks its been shot at mind 119k

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