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i have a black koup and on the right side almost under the bumper looks like i curbed it but i havent idk maybe just get some touch up paint from the dealer then you couldnt even tell?? any thoughts how much does it cost to spray the front?
 

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If it's very minor just get the touch up pen from the dealer or order one online. If the scratch is serious I would recommend getting it painted professionally at an auto body shop. Get quotes from multiple auto body shops if you're planning to get it painted professionally.
 

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I feel ya pain man. Couple days ago someone bump into my car and ran away. Left bunch of scuffs on my bumper. I'm going to get it fix right away. Thank god it wasn't that serious.
 

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If the sratch is on the surfaces, you may be able to remove it using a medium or even a light grade scratch remover. If the scratch has dugged into the plastic itself, then you'll need to smooth it out and paint it.

Just the other day, I was making a turn and I went over a dip. I thought the front end was sufficiently high enough to not scrape the bottom. Well, I was wrong. I scraped the front-right underside of the bumper facia. Fortunately, the damage was limited to about a 1" x 2" area. You can't really see the damage until you are at the level of the lower front grill. Well, after I got over my grief, I gently sanded the rough surfaces with a 200 grit sand paper, went over with a 600 grit, then a 1000 grit, and finished it off with a plain paper to really make it smooth (this only works on plastic). I didn't sand down to remove all the deep groove since I did not want to alter the shape of the area. I painted the area using Honda black (I got this many years ago for my bike). It seemed to match well with the SX black, but then the painted area is underneath the car, so I can't get a good sunlight onto it. In any case, the scrap is no longer obvious. I'll be going over the area with a clear top coat this morning.

A word of condolence: I feel for you. I know the pain, but we car lovers have to get over it. Here's what my son said to me one day as I was trying to fix his toy, "Dad, it's only a toy".... It is only a toy, isn't it?
 

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Thank you friend that's exactly what happened to mine same size and place so I'm going to get a quote to paint it if it's to much then I'll do it myself because like you said you barely can see it unless your flush with it or underneath.
 
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