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