There are 4 main types of color materials used in today’s modern vehicles. These types of different paint materials make cars look appealing to prospective purchasers. You may see by looking at the paint sample chips below that the paint surface textures all look different.
Priority: Before buying car touch up paint first learn about the paint material type in order to get colour repair satisfaction. It is simple, at least get the correct car paint-type if not anything else. Basic essential fundamentals to successfully repair all types of paint damages including scratches, chips and blemishes and getting a pro-grade finished repair my-self!
The sample labelled two tone at the very bottom is a formulation that comprises two different colors painted on today’s sedans, wagons, 4WD’s & SUV vehicles. These two tone vehicles generally are painted using combinations of the 4 different paint type materials listed Below.
Metallic Paint. When viewed in the sun especially you can clearly see the metallic flakes that reflect the color under different light shades changing the appearance of the color; For example in direct sunlight the color may look light and bright but over in the shade it appears darker and deeper in color; A typical example of metallic colors may be silver, gold, red, black & blue. More Colors are available in the metallic range type than non metallic paint type
Non Metallic Paint. When viewed in the sun especially you can clearly see there are no metallic flakes that reflect the color under different light shades changing the appearance of the color; For example in direct sunlight the colour may look light & bright but over in the shade it appears almost the same color; These types of paint colors are generally known as flat colors; Rule of thumb there are only a selected amount of non metallic solid colours that are used which include red, orange, yellow, green, blue & black etc.
Car Touch Up Paint send original exact match color from a global paint company that manufactures the paint of Mercedes-Benz (Axalta Group of companies - Standox) the company is Globally renowned. The color that was sent to you is an exact match to your vehicles original paint and if in an extraordinary situation that we find that it is not the exact match you are covered by our exact match guarantee and our business will replace the color at our cost or provide a refund. Rest assured that by using the exact match color provided, along with the total of the scratch removal products supplied in the kit will perform the job of removing and/or camouflaging scratches, paint chips and blemishes as shown in our comprehensive video tutorial, it is highly recommended to all users of our touch up paint products that these tutorials be viewed prior to applying any paint products to ensure the outcome is successful. Always test your products in a inconspicuous area before commencing touch up repairs.
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