- Acid rain
- Damage of film caused by bird droppings
- Car wash Scratches
- Color Fade with time
- Stone chips
- Tar spots
- Water spotting
- Adhesion Problems
- Dirt and dust in basecoat
- Dirt and dust in Clear Coat
- Edge Appearance
- Wrinkling of top coats
- Loss of Gloss on Clear Coats
- Moisture blisters
- Orange peel
- Pinholes in polyester affecting the final coat
- Solvent popping
- Water stains
- Sanding scratches appear on topcoat
- Silver halo effect during basecoat application
- Poor Adhesion – POLYESTERS
- Poor opacity of basecoats/topcoats
- Clear/ Topcoat runs
- Small black spots on basecoat (also known as salt and pepper effect)
- Poor adhesion on plastic parts
Silver halo effect during basecoat application
OriginWrong technique when applying metallic shades. This effect is often described as clouding by technicians.
AvoidanceThe application techniques should be according to the technical data sheet.
Consult an experienced technician if apply for the first time.
Ensure correct mixing of basecoat and thinner is done.
Make sure the gun spraying pressure is proper for metallic basecoats.
How to fix the problemAllow damaged area to dry.
Could over spray using proper spraying technique according to technical specifications-possible alteration of final shade.
Lightly sand the area.
Repaint basecoat using proper technique.