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    Gel Coat fade and sticker sourcing?

    Hey GH,

    So I have an '04 RXP, the exterior is actually in excellent condition, no oxidation, obvious fading, and all the rubber is still pliable and in good shape. Additionally, underneath the front hood/storage the yellow is still the same color (as far as I can tell) as the rest of the surface (not darker like you would expect).

    I am looking at removing some of the factory stickers and am scared sh!tless that there may be some fade in the gel coat and once I take the stickers off, will show.

    As noted, the exterior is in very good condition and I dont think it was kept outside...

    So assuming I take some of the factory stickers off, is there an online source for decals?


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    Yes go to the Oem parts store here , look up your model , it's under decals

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    It doesnt matter just a nice 2000grit wet sanding and polish and the wax and she will look like new.

    This ski was on bad shape with the whitish fade comming on. A days worth of 2000grit and my polisher and she is nice.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Water4fire View Post
    It doesnt matter just a nice 2000grit wet sanding and polish and the wax and she will look like new.

    This ski was on bad shape with the whitish fade comming on. A days worth of 2000grit and my polisher and she is nice.
    Thanks for the tip! I took off a few decals yesterday and it is showing some VERY light fade. Im not sure if it is bad enough to worry about but if I take off any more, I will put in some work!

    Thanks,

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    Austin, love your signature.
    It was only a mater of time.
    Good Luck and nice shine on that red ski.

    Quote Originally Posted by Water4fire View Post
    It doesnt matter just a nice 2000grit wet sanding and polish and the wax and she will look like new.

    This ski was on bad shape with the whitish fade comming on. A days worth of 2000grit and my polisher and she is nice.

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    Quote Originally Posted by skoepp View Post
    Austin, love your signature.
    It was only a mater of time.
    Good Luck and nice shine on that red ski.

    Quote Originally Posted by Water4fire View Post
    It doesnt matter just a nice 2000grit wet sanding and polish and the wax and she will look like new.

    This ski was on bad shape with the whitish fade comming on. A days worth of 2000grit and my polisher and she is nice.

    Steven thats my conversion ski that went to Quatar. BUT I got something in the works. I almost went to Yamaha, but I just dont know. Ive been a Seadoo kid since 93....

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