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Paint Chip Issue

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I have recently noticed that my BRG paint is starting to chip in certain creases on my car. The area is the crease between the back of the door and the rear wheel well. It is happening on both sides and seems to be getting worse.

I took it to the dealer yesterday and they said they haven't seen this happen before. However, I then pointed out to them that they have a black F-Type on their showroom floor with the same problem. I guess no one had noticed it. I think this is going to be a common problem.

The Service Department checked with Jaguar and they authorized the repainting of my back panels through one of their authorized body shops. I have an appointment to bring the car in on Monday morning to begin the work. The dealer will also be taking their showroom car in too. I am impressed with how fast they are correcting the problem.

Below is a picture of the chips. Does anyone else have this problem?

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Thanks. I will definitely check. Will repainting solve the problem or will it reappear?

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