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    Just started my 2nd coat of paint on my spoiler this morning and when i came back in just now from letting in dry (inside) it looks like its patchy some shiny sections and some dull anyone know what i can do next ?





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    Anyone ? shall i clear coat or 1500 wet & dry

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    i think you should just give it to me lol

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    must admit i had the same sort of problem .....think those rattle cans are pooh....had no problems with the larger primer cans .personally id you have enough spray left and its not going to start spitting then i would rub it down and give it another coat .
    I found it seemed to pool in the dip of the spoiler and end up like yours.
    good luck

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    Cheers for the replies just tried it against my boot and it looks a shade darker to me doesn't look right

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    I think its the wrong colour either that or my spraying is crap




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    looks the wrong colour to me m8, its like black and white

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    Not sure why as its been mixed,the guy came out to car with a swatch card as he said there's a few shades of ultra blue ? just rubbed it down again and sprayed a bit with the vauxhall spray i did my rear valance and mudflaps with and to me it looks the same colour as before
    Anyone any ideas ???????????????????

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    I should rub it down and start again Don..........

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    as your car is ultra blue ask for the prime colour i.e the first shade of ultra blue on the colour chart.i did plazma's wings and bumper using the prime colour and i had'nt seen the car before painting and dean has told me that the colour is spot on hth

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