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