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Alclad candy colours warning
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Member Since: December 20, 2013
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Posted: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 12:26 AM UTC
Hi all for those of you who use these colours DO NOT LEAVE THEM IN DIRECT SUNLIGHT
Here is my Traction Avant after very little time in the sun, it went from this.

To this

And it's not confined to candy orange this is how the red looks after the same period in the sun
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Member Since: September 28, 2004
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Posted: Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 06:10 PM UTC
Actually, the advice seems to be:

do not use this paint, the color is not stable enough