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      06-30-2013, 08:33 AM   #1
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Leather damage

Hi guys was cleaning the car and saw this on my passenger seat


I'm 100% sure it's not a *** burn as no one is ever allowed to smoke in it



Q1) What do you reckon caused this ?

Q2) how do I make it look like normal again ?

Q3 ) it won't get larger will it ? ( iv looked its only like a little bit of top colour that's changed like a skab)


I'm thinking of a coral red leather touch up paint of eBay but before I do anything ill seek you're advice guys
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      06-30-2013, 11:56 AM   #2
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Have you tried wiping it with a damp cloth? It's not a burn as the surface is still in tact. Looks more like biro or dye from a clothing garment but hard to tell from the pics.

The E93 leather have a coating to reflect the sun so this may have some bearing on the cause.

I personally wouldn't try touching it in. It would probably stand out more...
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looks like the surface has been caught on something, finger nail, button something like that. It shouldn't get worse as it only looks to be surface only
However personally I would get it professionally repaired especially if it is a wear area.
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notice it is an e93 vert, could it be bird dropping?
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      06-30-2013, 05:33 PM   #5
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That is tiny.... not worth worrying about..... they are seats at the end of the day, they will get wear, marks etc....
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