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