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Offline advr6

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Touch up paint for matte ocean blue
on: November 23, 2017, 01:02:05 AM
 BMW Canada tell me that there is no touch up paint for N0M matte blue metallic. Has anyone found a close match?

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Re: Touch up paint for matte ocean blue
Reply #1 on: December 09, 2017, 10:38:10 AM
Just seen your post so may be too late but I wanted to colour code my panniers so went to my local auto paint mixing store, after a quick check with the local BMW retailer he came up with a code of M4E. He made me a 400ml tin but said I also needed a special black primer which I can dig out if you still need it.
The panniers came up a treat.
all the best
Nick

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Re: Touch up paint for matte ocean blue
Reply #2 on: December 09, 2017, 11:13:38 AM
What do you guys use to wash and protect the Matt paint?
I bought some specialised products, but I'm not that impressed  :003:

Thanks,

Lee.
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Re: Touch up paint for matte ocean blue
Reply #3 on: December 09, 2017, 11:19:07 AM
*Originally Posted by eljay998 [+]
What do you guys use to wash and protect the Matt paint?
I bought some specialised products, but I'm not that impressed  :003:

Thanks,

Lee.

I think there was a thread a few months back on that very subject.


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Re: Touch up paint for matte ocean blue
Reply #4 on: December 09, 2017, 11:38:41 AM
*Originally Posted by Mareng1 [+]
I think there was a thread a few months back on that very subject.

I remember reading it Mareng, and I did buy the chemical guys wash, which seems ok.
I bought the S100 matt protection, but it doesn't seem to do a lot. (unless I'm doing it wrong?)

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Re: Touch up paint for matte ocean blue
Reply #5 on: December 09, 2017, 01:57:31 PM
Thanks Nick.  If you could dig out the primer code I would appreciate it.  Bike is in storage right now so havent actioned it yet.

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Re: Touch up paint for matte ocean blue
Reply #6 on: December 11, 2017, 03:23:35 PM
Lee the products below are touted as being suitable for matte finishes.  Haven't tried them and they seem quite expensive...
https://www.drbeasleys.com/shop/exterior/matte-car-care.html

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Re: Touch up paint for matte ocean blue
Reply #7 on: February 02, 2018, 04:55:31 AM
Hi All,

I am after the same, if anyone can tell me where I can purchase this that would be great.

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