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whats the best way to remove paint overspray from mirrors? i had a little paint bleed through the masking when i sprayed my mirrors and would like to remove it without damaging the mirror or surrounding paintwork,
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sand down and respray the effected area if its somthing as minor as wing mirrors.
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Re: removing paint overspray from mirrors

If its light overspray a clay bar should get it of.
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its the actual mirror as in the bit u use to see behind you. will have a go with the clay and see if i get anywhere with that.
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Re: removing paint overspray from mirrors

if on the glass use wire wool,or clay
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a clay bar did the trick.
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