One of the most if not the most important aspects of installing ceramic coating is prepping the paintwork. For applying a new layer of ceramic coating on the car the previous layer should be removed.
If the previous layer of ceramic coating is not removed properly it can also damage the surface of the car thus making it hard for the new coating to look neat and clean.
Re applying ceramic coating. How to apply ceramic coating to your car step 1 decontamination of the paintwork. If you re reading this article you re probably considering applying a ceramic coating on your car. Learn how to apply a ceramic coating to your car.
In order to successfully remove the old layer of ceramic coating from the car. Ones you ve removed the ceramic coating you wait 30 minutes to an hour then you re going to spray on some spray silica. Preparing a car for ceramic coating involves full decontamination of the paintwork.
They provide phenomenal long lasting protection to your paint from uv degradation and chemical erosion bird droppings tree sap acid rain and others. The coating can even absorb light mechanical damage and fine abrasion from dust dirt and salt though the paint can still get scratched. The spray silica will prevent any water spots from happening in the next week as the product is curing on the paint and also it would add more gloss and more hydrophobic to your ceramic coating.
Be sure you buy a quality ceramic coating and not one without a proven track record. If you re going to go with a ceramic coating you ll need to get out the clay bar and brush up on paint correction skills to ensure the surface is pristine before applying. In this video i show you all the steps needed to properly prepare your car s paint and how to protect you.
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