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