Problems With Clear Base Coat Paint?

Answer A car's paint job is one of the most readily noticeable facts about it. People might notice that it's a car or a truck or an SUV, but they'll often refer to it by its color. A lot of time and effo... Read More »

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How to Spot-Repair the Paint Base Coat and Clear Coat?

Popular Mechanics offers some assurance for those who find ghastly scratches on their cars: Many of these scratches can be repaired with some buffing and sanding. In general, most car scratches pen... Read More »

How to Apply Base Coat & Clear Coat Paint?

A new base coat and clear coat can make your car look and feel like it is brand new. A base coat allows you to change the car's color, and a clear coat will protect it when you buff it. A professio... Read More »

How to Do a Good Base Coat Clear Coat Paint Job?

Base coat/Clear coat painting is more difficult than acrylic enamel because the paint has a tendency to run. This how-to explains just how to get that perfect glossy finish.

How to Spray the Base Coat for Clear Coat Paint?

When painting cars, it is common to spray on a colored base coat and follow with a protective clear-coat. This makes it possible to buff the surface coat without damage to the color. This is a tech... Read More »