see if you have a "chipsaway" franchise in your area. they have chemicals that can blend in paints into small blemishes very effectively (chips, gouges etc). there is a DIY version that i have seen ads for at benzsport but the name escapes me. both fixes cost under $100.
1993 300e-2.8 - gone now <sigh>
"Do not adjust your mind, it's reality that's malfunctioning"