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Panel Repair

Degrease in accordance with paint company recommendations

Step 1

Preparation is key.

Degrease in accordance with paint company recommendations.

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Remove paint from damaged area

Step 2

Remove paint from damaged area using a gear driven/planetary sander and 3M™ Hookit™ Purple+ Multihole Abrasive Disc P80 (50524) then feather out area using P180 (50527).

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Mix and apply 3M™ Multipurpose Body Filler to damaged area

Step 3

Mix and apply 3M™ Multipurpose Body Filler (50658) to damaged area, avoiding surrounding paintwork.

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Apply 3M™ Dry Guide Coat

Step 4

Apply 3M™ Dry Guide Coat (09560).

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Hand sand filler area using 3M™ Hookit™ Purple+ Multihole abrasive sheet P80

Step 5

Hand sand filler area using 3M™ Hookit™ Purple+ Multihole abrasive sheet P80 (30623).

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Reapply 3M™ Dry Guide Coat

Step 6

Re-apply 3M™ Dry Guide Coat (09560). Feather out edges using 3M™ Hookit™ Purple+ Multihole Abrasive Sheets P180 (30619).

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Finish with a 3M™ Hookit™ Purple+ Multihole Abrasive Disc P180 (50527)

Step 7

Finish with a 3M™ Hookit™ Purple+ Multihole Abrasive Disc P180 (50527).

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Check repairs

Step 8

Check repairs, then move vehicle into the primer preparation area.

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