AMG Touch Up Paint
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Find Your AMG Color and AMG Paint CodeOften, you can call AMG and see if they can tell you where to look for your AMG color code. Ask them if they know the PPG or Dupont paint formula number if there is no color code. If you have any paint information, please fill out our contact form with your AMG paint information.
Sometimes the AMG color code is well hidden! Some vehicles do not have color codes so contact us with as much information as you can. We often can make these AMG colors.
How To Repair Damaged AMG Paint With AMG Touch Up Paint
By following these AMG paint repair directions, you can make your AMG paint shine again! For more detailed instructions, including how to use AMG spray paint, see our Directions for How To Apply Touch Up Paint.
1. Prepare Your AMG for Touch Up Paint
Make sure the temperature is over 50 degrees F, then wash the damaged paint on your AMG with soap and water. Use a wax and grease remover on the area. Placing masking tape around your scratched AMG paint will help protect the surrounding auto paint.
2. Repair Rusted Areas Before Applying AMG Touch Up Paint
Remove all traces of rust from your AMG with 220 grit sandpaper or a wire brush. Then use rust converter and apply it to the rusted area of your AMG.
3. Apply Primer Before Painting Your AMG
If you have an unpainted surface on your AMG, like bare metal or plastic, apply primer before AMG touch up paint! Apply several thin coats of primer to the AMG paint you are going to repair. Only apply a small amount of primer to your AMG at time. Let the primer dry, overnight if possible, before applying the AMG touch up paint. Once dry, lightly sand the primed AMG paint area with #220 grit sandpaper followed by #600 wet and dry sandpaper.
4. How to Apply AMG Touch Up Paint
You are now ready to apply AMG touch up paint to your car. Apply several thin coats of AMG touch up paint to build up the damaged paint area to the same depth as the surrounding surface. Let the AMG paint dry for ten to twenty minutes between coats. After the final coat, let the paint dry thoroughly before applying a clearcoat layer. Usually if you let the AMG paint dry overnight, it will be dry. If temperatures are below 70 degrees F, allow additional time for the AMG touch up paint to dry.
5. Protect Repaired AMG Paint with Clearcoat
Make sure the AMG touch up paint you applied earlier is dry. Apply several thin coats of clearcoat over the touched up AMG paint, drying for ten to twenty minutes between each coat. Let the clearcoat dry overnight, or longer if temperatures are less than 70 degrees F.
6. Use Rubbing Compound to Make Your AMG Paint Shine
Rubbing compound will help your AMG touch up paint repair become smooth and shiny like the original paint. Let the clearcoat dry for at least three days, then use rubbing compound on your AMG. Apply rubbing compound to your AMG paint with a clean, soft cloth like an old tee shirt, but not wood products like paper towels. Place a small quantity of rubbing compound on the area where you applied AMG touch up paint. Use circular strokes while applying even pressure to the surface. Buff with a clean cloth to a high gloss. For best AMG touch up paint results, let your AMG's finish dry for thirty days and then apply a good quality automotive wax.
AMG Touch Up Paint Pens, Spray Paint, and Other AMG Paint Products
Once you are ready to repair your AMG with touch up paint, you need to decide which AMG paint repair products to order. AMG touch up paint pens are great for small and quick AMG paint jobs, while AMG spray paint is better for repairing larger areas. 2 oz. AMG basecoat paint bottles work well if you have many AMG paint chips to fix.