Repair scratches on wing mirror casings

How to repair scratches on wing mirror casings
You need
  • Cloth or towel
  • Pre-paint degreaser wax remover solution
  • Spray-on metal paint primer
  • Spray-on factory colour-matched automotive paint
  • Car polish and wax
  • Brown paper or newspaper
L: Length, W: Width, H: Height, D: Diameter

Step By Step Instructions

Step 1 3
Apply pre-paint degreaser wax remover solution to affected area

Apply pre-paint degreaser wax remover solution to the afflicted area to remove the wax from the your car's paint, as well as the paint from the other car.

Step 2 3
Clean scratches with Dremel Multi-Tool and abrasive brush 473S

Clean out the scratches with your Dremel 8200 with Dremel EZ SpeedClic Detail Abrasive Brush 473S. It is best to use a speed of 15.000 RPM.

Step 3 3
Spray on primer before spraying on colour matched paint.

Mask up around the affected area with brown paper or newspaper, then spray on primer, before spraying-on your factory colour-matched automotive paint to the affected area.


To reduce the risk of injury user must read instruction manuals for all tools used in this project. Wear eye and respiratory protection. Use clamps to support work piece whenever practical.