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      01-29-2019, 02:36 PM   #1
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Fixing Chips in Paint

UGH, I was cleaning things out of my trunk and a damn screwdriver fell out of one of my tool bags and fell right on to my back bumper. Lucky or not, I think the very tip hit it and left a hideous chip. It's a small chip, but its annoying me. I'm also fearful it could get worse over time. I would say it's a bit deeper than a normal rock chip, but not totally sure. I've never corrected rock chips on previous cars.

Can anybody recommend a good DIY chip repair tool/kit? I was thinking maybe just getting a touch up pen and trying that, but I'm not sure that would actually fill the chip. If so, any recommendations for touch up paint?

My car is Bluestone Metallic. THANKS!

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      01-29-2019, 04:25 PM   #2
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I’ve had decent success with small paint chips using Dr. Color Chip’s Standard Paint Chip Repair Kit. They have most all BMW paint colors including yours.
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The matching color and clear coat you can buy at the dealer sucks and doesnt match , at all.
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