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Old 11-01-2014, 11:21 AM   #1
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Renault paint hard or soft?

Hi guys just wondering if u would class the paint on a clio 172 (iceberg silver) hard or soft?
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Old 11-01-2014, 11:27 AM   #2
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soft I would say. But I varies from year of manufacture and colour of paint . Have a look on the polished bliss website there is a rough guide about hardness of paint and a chart http://www.polishedbliss.co.uk/acata...uld-i-use.html I think they say its intermediate paint hardness .

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Old 11-01-2014, 11:42 AM   #3
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The last two I have done were hard
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Old 11-01-2014, 11:56 AM   #4
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I had a 182 trophy which was soft - medium, i have a megane 250 in the same capsicum red and its hard.

Did a 197 in albi blue and again it was medium.
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I had a 172 in monaco blue last year.
Merenza 203 on a lake country constant pressure pad worked perfect on it for me. Was swirled to buggery though!
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I had a 182 trophy which was soft - medium, i have a megane 250 in the same capsicum red and its hard.

Did a 197 in albi blue and again it was medium.
Just goes to show same company different paints so that's why we say don't take anything for granted,treat each car as an Individual.
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Renault sport models are sprayed separately to standards models and have typically been harder than the standard models. My liquid yellow was very hard, but most I'd suggest we're medium to hard
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Renault sport models are sprayed separately to standards models and have typically been harder than the standard models. My liquid yellow was very hard, but most I'd suggest we're medium to hard
You need another LY in your life dave
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Old 11-01-2014, 03:35 PM   #9
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My Vee is soft, right bugger if not careful.
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Old 11-01-2014, 03:38 PM   #10
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My Vee is soft, right bugger if not careful.
Same here with the Laguna Coupé. I think it depends which factory built the
car. The Laguna III lines were brand new.

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