Scratches 'Denim Paint' - Harley Davidson Forums

Go Back   Harley Davidson Forums > Harley Davidson Motorcycles > Dyna Glide Models
Log In 

Dyna Glide Models Super Glide, Super Glide Sport, Super Glide Custom, FXR Super Glide, Dyna Glide Convertible, Super Glide T-Sport, Dyna Glide Police, Dyna Switchback, Low Rider, Street Bob, Fat Bob and Wide Glide.

Scratches 'Denim Paint'

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-06-2008, 07:11 PM
dbcoooper's Avatar
dbcoooper dbcoooper is offline
One Of The Regulars
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Alberta, Canada
Posts: 194
Default Scratches 'Denim Paint'

Anyone try to buff out minor scratches in black denim paint.&nbsp\\; I noticed a few on mine that are bugging me now!

07 Black Denim Street Bob
V&H Straightshot slip-ons
Stage 1
Reply With Quote
Old 07-06-2008, 07:48 PM
sycle1's Avatar
sycle1 sycle1 is offline
Senior Rider
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Queensland Australia
Posts: 430
Default RE: Scratches 'Denim Paint'

I wouldn't buff it as it will polish up and look shiny.
2012 FLHX Denim Black,
6 1/2" Klockwerks Flare screen, black driving lights with black turn signals smoked lenses, Black fork wind deflectors, smoke black adjustable air deflectors, FIAMM freeway blaster horns, Catless Headers, Sweeper 2+2+ black bars, Avon black air Grips with throttle boss, V&H hi output slip ons, V&H V02 air cleaner, Power Vision. A lifetime is not enough!!!
Reply With Quote
Old 07-06-2008, 08:35 PM
pennetta's Avatar
pennetta pennetta is offline
One Of The Regulars
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Long Island, NY
Posts: 291
Default RE: Scratches 'Denim Paint'

I have a small scratch on the tank from the zipper on my jacket, I was thinking of buying the HD Denin Black paint can and try a light mist from it. I am going to try vinegar (light acid) first in case the zipper material rubbed&nbsp\\;off onto the paint and there is a remote chance this may remove the metal without harming the paint.
2007 FXDB- Black Denim- S&S Quick Setup Kit (Baloney Cut and Low Restriction Air Intake), Brown Corbin Hollywood Solo, Nostalgia grips, Black Fin Derby and Timer covers, Hex Bolt look battery cover. DIY- Custom Side verticle curved license plate, custom tank flame job and Rocker C tank emblems.
Reply With Quote
Old 07-07-2008, 12:39 AM
rounder's Avatar
rounder rounder is offline
Ultimate HDF Member
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Palm Harbor fl.
Posts: 7,562
Default RE: Scratches 'Denim Paint'

can of denim paint... sand scratch smooth and shoot....very easy to do results will look like new provided you get surface smooth and dont run the paint.
Reply With Quote
Old 07-08-2008, 01:20 AM
Exavier22003 Exavier22003 is offline
New Member
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Louisiana
Posts: 52
Send a message via Yahoo to Exavier22003
Default RE: Scratches 'Denim Paint'

Only suggestion I have would be to try a small pin strip design, or comemorate the day you bought it with a cover up slogan. But, don't buff it no matter what or you will have an even bigger problem to cover up.
Best of Luck to ya.
Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Denim paint question Slightedge Sportster Models 2 03-30-2015 12:07 PM
Denim Paint torchmaster New "Rushmore" Models 18 02-17-2015 09:22 AM
Has Anyone Put A Painted Inner Fairing on a Black Denim SG or Ultra? Pics? GoGetter5832 New "Rushmore" Models 1 07-28-2014 12:45 PM
Black Denim Paint Question worrdogg General Harley Davidson Chat 25 11-25-2010 10:48 PM
How much for a flat black paint job? anubisss General Harley Davidson Chat 12 06-10-2008 09:44 PM

black, buff, davidson, denim, harley, hd, light, paint, remove, rid, sand, scratch, scratched, scratches, surface

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:36 AM.