Vehicle body and paint

Acceptable

  • Chips and scratches up to 10 cm, provided that they can be removed by mechanical polishing
  • Scuffs and abrasions up to 2 cm, provided that they can be removed by mechanical polishing
  • Dents up to 2 cm, given that there are no more than two dents per pane
  • Areas of stone chipping, given that less than 25% of the panel is affected, and no corrosion has developed
  • Chips that have properly been touched up prior to corrosion development

 
 
 
 
 

Unacceptable

  • Scratches that will polish out, but are longer than 10 cm
  • Any chips, scratches, scuffs and abrasions, not possible to be removed via mechanical polishing
  • Dents, scuffs and abrasions larger than 2 cm
  • More than two dents per panel
  • (Stone) chipping, covering more than 25% of the panel
  • Incorrect repaint work, showing a colour difference
  • Incorrect repair work
  • Corrosion development on any type of damage
  • Paint discolouration through external impacts, such as incorrect chemical usage