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