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    Dr ColorChip touch-up paint.

    Touched-up a few chips on my CX-5 today. I used it on my last car as well. I highly recommend it.

    drcolorchip.com

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    Yup I got their touch up paint as well, much better than the Mazda ones. Mazda ones had a yellowish tone to it (I also have white)
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    Yes finally someone reviewed this for a Mazda and with pics. Did OP need to use an OEM paint pen or did the kit come with color matched paint?

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    Quote Originally Posted by CX-5um View Post
    Yes finally someone reviewed this for a Mazda and with pics. Did OP need to use an OEM paint pen or did the kit come with color matched paint?
    You give Dr Colorchip your paint code and they send you the paint. There's plenty of tutorials on YouTube.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lowincash View Post
    Yup I got their touch up paint as well, much better than the Mazda ones. Mazda ones had a yellowish tone to it (I also have white)
    Yeah our CX-5 is white. Should be easy to blend in. My Mazda6 is titanium mica flash. I hope it blends in.


    Quote Originally Posted by mooreaccurate72 View Post
    You give Dr Colorchip your paint code and they send you the paint. There's plenty of tutorials on YouTube.
    How many attempts/layers in between. How much time in between? Thanks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CX-5um View Post
    Yeah our CX-5 is white. Should be easy to blend in. My Mazda6 is titanium mica flash. I hope it blends in.

    How many attempts/layers in between. How much time in between? Thanks.

    I've used it on both my old White CX-5 and my new Metallic Gray one. Worked very well on both. Usually just one attempt if you smear it right.

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    Just wondering. Before you do the painting what do you use to clean the chip area. Talking about old wax etc...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Martyd View Post
    Just wondering. Before you do the painting what do you use to clean the chip area. Talking about old wax etc...
    I'd use rubbing alcohol since I already have it.

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