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Interior Colour Change Begins

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by Richie » Wed Feb 13, 2019 1:19 pm

yeah, i assume it would be daft not to while the leather is exposed and not sealed.
how do we know if we have the prep right..?
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by kees » Wed Feb 13, 2019 1:56 pm

I rather like the natural colour.
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by Richie » Wed Feb 13, 2019 7:10 pm

Me too funnily enough. And on Facebook, a mate of mine thought I was going to 'coffee' and approved...
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by Fishyboy » Mon Feb 18, 2019 6:49 pm

Hi Richie
I applied the colratnt over the weekend to my drivers seat and was a bit surprised about how glossy it looks (not yet applied the Matt/Satin/Gloss topcoat). I may re-strip the seat base and try the "Woolies" kit.
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by Richie » Tue Feb 26, 2019 8:56 pm

Progress grinds on.
That's the rear bits of trim stripped of beige...
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by kees » Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:57 pm

Cann´t you just wax it?
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by Martin R » Tue Feb 26, 2019 11:55 pm

Come on Richie, 2 weeks in and you've not even finished? :twisted:
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by Richie » Wed Feb 27, 2019 8:15 pm

I know Martin, I know...
A little more time has been spent sniffing thinners this evening...
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by Martin R » Wed Feb 27, 2019 11:44 pm

:D :D :mrgreen:
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