How to Remove Light and Dark Scratches and Keep Scratch Repair Intact

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If you have accidentally scratched your 2010 Ford f150 Rear Bumper, do not be alarmed. It is possible to eliminate it quite simply without having to carry the car in the body. It is important to intervene in a timely manner to prevent the formation of rust and reduce the risk of enlargement.

How to remove deep body scratches?

Get a bucket and pour hot water into it. Add half a teaspoon of liquid soap to the dishes. Immerse in the solution a car washing sponge or suede cloth. Sprinkle to remove excess water and gently rub the sponge over the scratches. Be careful not to make too aggressive movements: the abrasion should be light and shallow. When you are satisfied with the result, rinse the area well with cold water. In this way, you will have a clear and definite vision of the entity and shape of the scratch so that you can make the best of it.

Take a clean cloth and rub a repair knife on the scratch. The kit is available for sale at any DIY store or in a mechanical workshop. The product is in a pasty shape. Spend a small amount of scrapers on the rubber applicator that you will find.

Apply the paste on the scratch and distribute it over the entire area with a circular motion, trying to get it into it so that it fills it completely. At the end of the procedure, and after the product is perfectly dry, polish your 2007 Ford f150 Rear Bumper or other bumper model with a soft abrasive to finalize the repair. For maximum safety, test the abrasive on a small hidden part of the machine to ensure that the paint does not corrode. At the end of the procedure, and after the product is perfectly dry, polish your vehicle with a soft abrasive to finalize the repair. For maximum safety, test the abrasive on a small hidden part of the machine to ensure that the paint does not corrode. At the end of the procedure, and after the product is perfectly dry, polish your vehicle with a soft abrasive to finalize the repair. For maximum safety, test the abrasive on a small hidden part of the machine to ensure that the paint does not corrode.

How to remove deep body scratches?

Even if you know how to drive well and make car parks, unfortunately, it may happen that deep scratches are formed in the bodywork, especially in plastic parts such as bumper. However, even in this case, you can intervene effectively. Start scratching a generous amount of cleansing spray to wash the area and remove traces of oil and dirt. Rinse and dry. In a specialized spare part shop, purchase a catalyst and glue for repair. In a basin mix the two products in the same amount, ensuring that no lumps are formed. Prepare a slight layer of hardener beforehand. When this is dried completely (it will take a couple of hours minimum), Apply the previously prepared solution by distributing it with a precision brush and let it dry for 20 minutes. After the time has elapsed, sand the area very gently using a sheet of granite 80 waterproof paper. To avoid ruining the bodywork, place a rubber block. If necessary, repeat the same procedure a second time. When you see the scratch disappears, carefully clean the area to remove the dust. Then sprinkle a little primer. Allow the primer to dry overnight and the next day you can paint the area in the exact shade of the car. Let the color dry overnight and apply a second coat.

So next time you get a deep scratch on the rear bumper of your precious Ford, follow the above tips and avoid to have Ford F150 Rear Bumper Replacement.

How to keep deep scratch repair intact?

Once they have been repaired, the scratches must be properly treated because they do not fend off. When you wash your car, remember to pass this area more delicately, avoiding the use of the detergent if possible, especially if you have been repaired for a while. Polishing does not cause any drawbacks. Remember to periodically dust the damaged area to prevent dust penetrating the interstitial area and cause unhealthy bulges, if not impossible, to be removed later. If, on the other hand, air bubbles are formed, take the sandpaper and sand the area slightly. Obviously the repair paint will almost completely get rid of the bodywork, but unfortunately if you do not turn to a body builder, this is the main disadvantage. That is why it is good to keep the varnish available to make this type of retouching whenever required.