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Old 08-01-2013, 07:57 AM   #1
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How do I know if my trailer has clearcoat on it?

I bought my 1962 trailer a year ago and want to polish it up - it's not looking too bad but I'd like to keep it shiny. Can you tell me how I tell if it has a clear coat on it? I wouldn't know how to spot the difference and intend working on it with a cyclo and polish on Sunday and don't know if I should be stripping something off first.

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Put a little tooth paste on your finger and rub it on the skin. If your finger turns black from the aluminum oxide, the clear coat is gone.


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