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Body Alignment issues 7 15.56%
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Old 03-12-2012, 05:15 PM
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Default Not happy...paint is messed up from factory!!!

So i was wiping down the hood of my truck and I noticed the metallics are really blochy and lighter on certain spots...its wierd because i dont remember seeing this before maybe cuz i was in the sun i dont know but im going to the dealer tomorrow to see what they can do... maybe ill swap my hood for the sport...btw the truck is silver
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Old 03-12-2012, 05:52 PM
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ayone had paint issues with their ram?
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Sorry to hear that... Let us know how you make out........

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i think others have had some problems with paint, i am sure they will post up.
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Did you just pick the Ram up recently?

Was this the first time you washed it.

If the answer is yes, chances are that you will get it fixed, otherwise i wish you the best to get it resolved
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I have a couple of small spots on mine but I never did anything with it. A buddy of mine had his hood repainted due to factory flaws, I was never impressed with the finished product so I never pushed for a repaint on mine.
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ayone had paint issues with their ram?
On my sport where the bumper meets the fender a paint run on the edge of the fender cracked and chipped. When I was washing the run racked off and rust started to form. Dealer took pictures and Chrysler approved a repaint of the fender. They did a great job and the original estimate I got before I went to the dealer was $1600.

Mine however was due to the alignment of the bumper. I was never really impressed with the quality of the paint on my truck.
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this isnt the first time ive washed the truck but ive put it through the quick softbrush washes just because ive been so busy.. I was wiping it down afterwards and im noticing alot of things hopefully i can go sometime this week since im off on vacation. I cant be without a vehicle so hopefully if they do fix it i get a loner car
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have several small runs on mine also. around the back doors.
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Good luck with repairs. Allot of paint issues are hard to see unless you hit it from the right angle so they get over looked often.
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