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Old 05-18-2013, 11:06 PM
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These are 2 of the worst scratches that magically appeared on my new truck a week after I got it so if these come out I know the others will a lot easier.

Before you do anything drastic, just first off avoid abrasives. Try first with whatever car wax you have on hand and a clean soft cloth and vigorously buff and wax the scratches. Buff em up several times
Then wait a while until the wax "does it's 'thing" and re-evaluate.
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It's hard to tell from a pic but Meguiars ScratchX 2.0 would probably make that almost dissappear.

It worked wonders for me
I agree. My truck is black and I have had to use ScratchX a few times already. It will get the job done on smaller scratches like that. Just be patient, do it by hand, and be prepared to apply it 2-3 times in order for it to really kick in.
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I had a couple of scratches like that on my new truck and ScratchX worked on them.
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