Daewoo Touch Up Paint
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How To Repair Damaged Daewoo Paint With Daewoo Touch Up Paint
By following these Daewoo paint repair directions, you can make your Daewoo paint shine again! For more detailed instructions, including how to use Daewoo spray paint, see our Directions for How To Apply Touch Up Paint.
1. Prepare Your Daewoo for Touch Up Paint
Make sure the temperature is over 50 degrees F, then wash the damaged paint on your Daewoo with soap and water. Use a wax and grease remover on the area. Placing masking tape around your scratched Daewoo paint will help protect the surrounding auto paint.
2. Repair Rusted Areas Before Applying Daewoo Touch Up Paint
Remove all traces of rust from your Daewoo with 220 grit sandpaper or a wire brush. Then use rust converter and apply it to the rusted area of your Daewoo.
3. Apply Primer Before Painting Your Daewoo
If you have an unpainted surface on your Daewoo, like bare metal or plastic, apply primer before Daewoo touch up paint! Apply several thin coats of primer to the Daewoo paint you are going to repair. Only apply a small amount of primer to your Daewoo at time. Let the primer dry, overnight if possible, before applying the Daewoo touch up paint. Once dry, lightly sand the primed Daewoo paint area with #220 grit sandpaper followed by #600 wet and dry sandpaper.
4. How to Apply Daewoo Touch Up Paint
You are now ready to apply Daewoo touch up paint to your car. Apply several thin coats of Daewoo touch up paint to build up the damaged paint area to the same depth as the surrounding surface. Let the Daewoo 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 Daewoo paint dry overnight, it will be dry. If temperatures are below 70 degrees F, allow additional time for the Daewoo touch up paint to dry.
5. Protect Repaired Daewoo Paint with Clearcoat
Make sure the Daewoo touch up paint you applied earlier is dry. Apply several thin coats of clearcoat over the touched up Daewoo 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 Daewoo Paint Shine
Rubbing compound will help your Daewoo 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 Daewoo. Apply rubbing compound to your Daewoo 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 Daewoo touch up paint. Use circular strokes while applying even pressure to the surface. Buff with a clean cloth to a high gloss. For best Daewoo touch up paint results, let your Daewoo's finish dry for thirty days and then apply a good quality automotive wax.
Daewoo Touch Up Paint Pens, Spray Paint, and Other Daewoo Paint Products
Once you are ready to repair your Daewoo with touch up paint, you need to decide which Daewoo paint repair products to order. Daewoo touch up paint pens are great for small and quick Daewoo paint jobs, while Daewoo spray paint is better for repairing larger areas. 2 oz. Daewoo basecoat paint bottles work well if you have many Daewoo paint chips to fix.