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Stop motion film of a Scuff Sorter repair

Written By admin On 21st May 2015
Stop motion film of a Scuff Sorter repair

Stop motion film of a Scuff Sorter repair   You seem to like them, so here is another. A sub 4 minute stop motion film of a 3 hour repair. I started by scuffing the paintwork with a lump of concrete, but that hardly seemed enough so I attacked it again with a disc cutter, […]

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A Toyota Day

Written By admin On 10th Nov 2014
 

Many people have a “favourite” make of car, and for all sorts of reasons. There are a number of aspirational brands out there that attract customers, sometimes it’s just price, style or reliability (perceived and real). For this family they loved the whole Toyota thing, so on the drive were included an Avensis and a […]

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Citroen C4

Written By admin On 30th Apr 2014
 

Citroen C4 rear bumper insert Sometimes a scuff is restricted to a small area in a large panel and other times it is located within a small well defined area as this one. This is a case of a bumper doing exactly what it was designed to do and as a result it was easy […]

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Badges and Paintwork Repair

Written By admin On 4th Jun 2013
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Badges and Paintwork Repair   This Ford Fiesta had it’s rear hatch and bumper damaged while parked in a supermarket car park. When the owner returned to load the car, there was, surprise surprise, no note under the wiper. The repair itself is quite straight forward, but to get the best result, the tricky part […]

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Plastic Bumper Dents

Written By admin On 28th May 2013
Honda CRV

Plastic Bumper Dents Though known for 10 years of paintwork repairs, Scuff Sorter is often called to look at an area of damage with very little actual paintwork damage. The modern vehicle paintwork is very resilient as can be seen on this Honda CRV bumper. Despite lots of damage, the paint has remained in place […]

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A Typical Day?

Written By admin On 7th Nov 2012
A Typical Day?

A Typical Day? Tuesday was not untypical, well for the time of year anyway: 1 – removed ice from van windows 2 – meet customer to look at car before they went to work, booked in repair 3 – arrived at appointed time to start repair on Saab 9-3 that has backed into a low […]

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Audi A3 bumper scuff repair in Leicestershire

Written By admin On 16th Oct 2012
Leicestershire Bumper Scuff

Audi A3 bumper scuff repair in Leicestershire. When I was asked to look at this lightly damaged Audi A3, the Customer was insistant that the repair be invisible as the car was his pride and joy and only 2 months old. Though the paint had been removed down to the plastic in one area there […]

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The skip ALWAYS wins!!

Written By admin On 4th Apr 2011
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No matter how careful you are while maneuvering your car, there can always be an unexpected crunch in the dark. A protruding bracket on a skip hidden in the shadows came into contact with the front wing if this nice SLK. Too sharp a dent to be handled by “paintless dent removal” (PDR) specialists Peter was […]

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Knight in shining armour comes to the aid of Damsel in distress.

Written By admin On 4th Feb 2011
Knight in shining armour comes to the aid of Damsel in distress.

11:15am, the phone rings – “are you able to help, it’s a bit of an emergency” Turns out Dads car has a bumper scuff that wasn’t there when he went off on holiday, and he lands in London at 2:30pm! 12 noon an Obsidian Black CL500 is on the drive with a scuff above the […]

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Toyota MR2 bumper repair

Written By admin On 4th Jan 2011
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Toyota MR2 bumper repair in Leicester. Sometimes a trip to the shops turns out more expensive than you expect. This was the case for the owner of this Toyota MR2. Returning to the car the rear bumper had clearly been damaged by an inconsiderate motorist while parked. Getting an exact colour match is what the Peter […]

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  • Good riddance to my horrible scuff! Quickly and effiently done! Car looks like new too! Mike Carlington Qashqai paint repair
    Good riddance to my horrible scuff! Quickly and effiently done! Car looks like new too!