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