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Alfa 156 paintwork tidy-up

I was thinking of getting the paintwork on my 1998 156 tidied up. It's Alfa red and doesn't look really bad, but it would be nice to have it looking really nice. Faults are:

Rust and damaged paint on the leading edge of the roof next to the top of the windscreen
Front bumper has gone pink (T-cut and polish doesn't make any difference)
Bird poo on the roof has damaged the paint in a few small areas
Trolley ding on front passenger door (yes the paint is split)
Slight loss of shine on rear nearside wing (does temporarily improve with polish)

So I've got two questions really - firstly does anyone have any idea what it might cost to sort out? And secondly, is anyone in Bristol or the surrounding areas interested in doing it?

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Sounds like you might need professional help!

Sorry, not that kind of help. seriously though a professional detailer is probably the best way to go. The Shine experience are on here, might be worth asking them. The roof might need a respray though cause of the rust. No idea on cost i'm affraid. Good luck.
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To be frank the cost of those works will be a big percentage of the value of the car

Probably looking at 600 of work.....
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