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Anyone else noticed paint fading on BT Smokescreen?

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by stevej, Feb 20, 2008.

  1. stevej

    stevej Well-Known Member

    Jul 31, 2003
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    I noticed this the other day and I know it wasn't this obvious when I bought him ...

    On my BT-01 Smokescreen the paint seems to have faded slightly everywhere except the bonnet. The bonnet still looks as deep blue as the day I opened it! Elsewhere there is almost a yellow sheen. As a result the bonnet stands out a bit, especially in Subaru mode.

    For the record he's never been displayed in direct sunlight or in overly hot/cold/damp conditions. Has anyone else noticed the same issue?


    PS. He's still one of the most beautiful Transformers ever created of course. :p