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Old Jan 7, 2008, 01:52 PM
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08 Lancer Paint Defect

Anyone here who got the 08 have paint defect?

i got a black and several small spots on the body that shows like different colour..

and the mitsu guy told me that they may go away as the weather changes...

umm... i wonder if anyone else has the same issue...
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Old Jan 8, 2008, 06:34 PM
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what dealership told you this?
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Old Jan 9, 2008, 08:32 AM
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Bs...
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Old Jan 9, 2008, 12:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Ralliart906 View Post
what dealership told you this?
scarborough...

anything i can do with it?
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Old Jan 10, 2008, 07:04 AM
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its not a paint defect. i also have such "spots" on my black lancer. it is more likely bird crap that was not immediately cleaned off the car while it was sitting in the parking lot or w/e
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same problem with mine but thats because of water marks :P
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Old Jan 10, 2008, 09:12 AM
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You title should read Mitsubishi Paint Defect. All Mitsu's have cheap crappy paint. It is very thin too. Just do a search and you will find tons of complaints about the quality of Mitsubishi paint.
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Old Jan 10, 2008, 11:36 AM
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^ agree
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Old Jan 10, 2008, 12:07 PM
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Originally Posted by rontam90 View Post
its not a paint defect. i also have such "spots" on my black lancer. it is more likely bird crap that was not immediately cleaned off the car while it was sitting in the parking lot or w/e
it is on there the 2nd day after i got my car and staying there after many times of car wash....
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