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5 tips to save money on auto-body repairs

Repair minor scratches yourself.

SIt's easy to repair scratches and chips yourself. Find your car's paint code on the door jamb and match it with the color code of touch-up paint.

Use ultra-fine 2000 grit sandpaper and soapy water to remove the scratch. Use the touch-up paint and follow up with rubbing compound once it's dry to blend the finish.

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