P22 slide discoloration need help

Discussion in 'Semi-Auto Handguns' started by SnakeDoctor, Jun 12, 2010.

  1. SnakeDoctor

    SnakeDoctor New Member

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    ok i posted this under a diff category but it got no hits so maybe this will be better.I have a P22 its 2 years old and its never been fired by me and it was bought used ive had it in a safe the entire time and i noticed after a couple months the slide has a weird shade of color and where it says walther or P22 is almost completely faded is that bad?can it be undone? ive attached a pic so you can understand and im the kind of guy were this little thing bugs me
     

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  2. danf_fl

    danf_fl Retired Supporter

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    Personally, I would check with manufacturer.
     

  3. CA357

    CA357 New Member Supporter

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    I second what Dan said.
     
  4. SnakeDoctor

    SnakeDoctor New Member

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    Will they do anything?Its 2 years old? But i will try that and get see what happens
     
  5. SnakeDoctor

    SnakeDoctor New Member

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    Actually could i contact a walther dealer should i see what they say?
     
  6. DrumJunkie

    DrumJunkie New Member

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    As there some kind of solvent or lube on that part of the slide?
     
  7. SnakeDoctor

    SnakeDoctor New Member

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    No nothing that would cause this atleast
     
  8. SnakeDoctor

    SnakeDoctor New Member

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    i just got my gun back from Smith & Wesson since they do the dealing they comletly replaced the slide so now its brand new and no discoloration or fading!!
     
  9. danf_fl

    danf_fl Retired Supporter

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    Glad to hear things worked out!