ENVIRONMENT FACTORS

  • ACID RAIN

  • DAMAGE OF FILM CAUSED BY BIRD DROPPINGS

  • CAR WASH SCRATCHES

  • COLOUR FADE 

  • CORROSION

  • STONE CHIPS

  • TAR SPOTS

  • WATER SPOTTING


 

TECHNICAL PROBLEMS

  • ADHESION PROBLEMS

  • CLOUDING

  • 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

TROUBLE-SHOOTING