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Painting Electrolux AF.
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Post# 143250   7/14/2011 at 21:35 (4,748 days old) by kirbyduh (Kentucky )        

I bought an Auto F today. It works and sounds great, but the paint is dinged up and chipped in several places. So I was wondering what type and color of paint would I use to replicate the gray and white colors of the vacuum. I would also welcome any tips/advice for painting this vacuum. Thanks for any help.

Post# 143251 , Reply# 1   7/14/2011 at 21:39 (4,748 days old) by hoover1 ()        

re-paint it the same color so it won't loose any of it's value.

Post# 143252 , Reply# 2   7/14/2011 at 21:41 (4,748 days old) by kirbyduh (Kentucky )        
Oh don 't worry

I'm going to. I wouldn't dream of repainting it a different color. I want as close of a match as possible.

Post# 143254 , Reply# 3   7/14/2011 at 21:45 (4,748 days old) by hoover1 ()        

could you show a picture of it so I can diagnose a possible solution?


Post# 143288 , Reply# 4   7/14/2011 at 23:09 (4,748 days old) by collector2 (Moose Jaw, Sk)        

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try taking it to one of the places that has a computer to create colour match paints. They are pretty good.

Post# 143320 , Reply# 5   7/15/2011 at 06:55 (4,748 days old) by kirbyduh (Kentucky )        
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I tried to show some of the bad area. It doesn't look as bad as it does in person. Sorry for the quality, I took it with my phone.


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