clear coat coming off is this common?

Asked by Sep 15, 2007 at 01:19 PM about the 1994 BMW 5 Series 525i Sedan RWD

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A short answer to your question is, yes. While a lot of factors can lead to clear coat coming off, the car is 13+ years old, and depending on area of the country, acid rain, previous owner's care and keeping of the car (was it waxed regularly? Garage kept?, etc.) it is not uncommon for a 13 year old car to experience a problem like this, no matter who the manufacturer was.

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