Pantera Touch Up Paint
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Find Your Pantera Color and Pantera Paint CodeOften, you can call Pantera and see if they can tell you where to look for your Pantera 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 Pantera paint information.
Sometimes the Pantera color code is well hidden! Some vehicles do not have color codes so contact us with as much information as you can. We often can make these Pantera colors.
How To Repair Damaged Pantera Paint With Pantera Touch Up Paint
By following these Pantera paint repair directions, you can make your Pantera paint shine again! For more detailed instructions, including how to use Pantera spray paint, see our Directions for How To Apply Touch Up Paint.
1. Prepare Your Pantera for Touch Up Paint
Make sure the temperature is over 50 degrees F, then wash the damaged paint on your Pantera with soap and water. Use a wax and grease remover on the area. Placing masking tape around your scratched Pantera paint will help protect the surrounding auto paint.
2. Repair Rusted Areas Before Applying Pantera Touch Up Paint
Remove all traces of rust from your Pantera with 220 grit sandpaper or a wire brush. Then use rust converter and apply it to the rusted area of your Pantera.
3. Apply Primer Before Painting Your Pantera
If you have an unpainted surface on your Pantera, like bare metal or plastic, apply primer before Pantera touch up paint! Apply several thin coats of primer to the Pantera paint you are going to repair. Only apply a small amount of primer to your Pantera at time. Let the primer dry, overnight if possible, before applying the Pantera touch up paint. Once dry, lightly sand the primed Pantera paint area with #220 grit sandpaper followed by #600 wet and dry sandpaper.
4. How to Apply Pantera Touch Up Paint
You are now ready to apply Pantera touch up paint to your car. Apply several thin coats of Pantera touch up paint to build up the damaged paint area to the same depth as the surrounding surface. Let the Pantera 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 Pantera paint dry overnight, it will be dry. If temperatures are below 70 degrees F, allow additional time for the Pantera touch up paint to dry.
5. Protect Repaired Pantera Paint with Clearcoat
Make sure the Pantera touch up paint you applied earlier is dry. Apply several thin coats of clearcoat over the touched up Pantera 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 Pantera Paint Shine
Rubbing compound will help your Pantera 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 Pantera. Apply rubbing compound to your Pantera 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 Pantera touch up paint. Use circular strokes while applying even pressure to the surface. Buff with a clean cloth to a high gloss. For best Pantera touch up paint results, let your Pantera's finish dry for thirty days and then apply a good quality automotive wax.
Pantera Touch Up Paint Pens, Spray Paint, and Other Pantera Paint Products
Once you are ready to repair your Pantera with touch up paint, you need to decide which Pantera paint repair products to order. Pantera touch up paint pens are great for small and quick Pantera paint jobs, while Pantera spray paint is better for repairing larger areas. 2 oz. Pantera basecoat paint bottles work well if you have many Pantera paint chips to fix.