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Old 06-20-2005, 02:15 PM   #1
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stone chips

Picked up a new 05 Boxster last week. Anybody have any experience with
the clear bras (X-Pel) that they put on the front and sides to prevent stone
chips etc. The dealer had put it as an option but I declined. I might put it
on later. How invisible is it? What about washing the car?

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Old 06-20-2005, 03:02 PM   #2
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Mitch is the owner and I know he travels up to Toronto and Berry Ontario often (his wife is from there).
He might be able to set you up with an install or atleast good tips.
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Old 06-20-2005, 04:50 PM   #3
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I've got some pictures up of a clear bra installation on my car. Do a search for "clear bra" and you should find them.
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Old 06-20-2005, 06:19 PM   #4
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I don't have a boxter (yet) I am here to learn, but I do have X-pel clear bra on my 2005 CTSV. It is great. I have had it on for about 9 months. My car is platinum and from about 2 feet back it is amost invisable. I had the front air dam, hood, mirrors and lights covered. Local installer did it.
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Old 06-20-2005, 07:08 PM   #5
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You can see some pix of my car showing the clear protectant film on a dark color on posts 10 & 11 in this thread. This is probably the most extreme situation because any wax/polish residue on the edge will show as a light colored line against the dark color. I've been very happy with the film as it has taken some hits that would certainly have been paint damage otherwise.

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