- 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
OriginVery “hard” water can affect the clear coat, mostly obvious on dark colored cars, creating stain like rings.
AvoidanceTry to avoid using household detergents.
Use water softening products to chemically soften the water.
How to fix the problemWash the vehicle with special shampoo for cars containing wax.
Use leather cloths to remove the water from the car.
Polish if the stains are very obvious.vent base cleaning products.
Polish the areas after removal of spots.