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