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Old 05-27-2012, 10:35 AM
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Anyone know where someone could buy some clear paint film, like they use for the clear bra's, to put behind the painted door handles on a 4th gen?

My brand new white truck has painted door panels - and I'd like to keep the paint nice, since people can't keep their booger hooks from scratching the paint on most cars...like this (not my car):



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got nothin, but how would you even do that? I've never scratched up something like that in all my eyars
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Old 05-28-2012, 08:11 AM
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got nothin, but how would you even do that? I've never scratched up something like that in all my eyars
*I* never have either...

Careless people typically just shove their fingers into door handles...until their fingernails hit the paint, then they grasp. About like a 3 year old would...

Keep an eye out when your at the mall (or other large parking lot), and take a look at a few door handles - a lot will look similar.
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You could try masking it off and just applying a couple coats of clear... That should lift the surface far enough that any "scratches" won't show... Just my .02.
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My 2009 looks just like that

Get some 3M paint protection film

Most tint shops have it
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