How To Prep Your Car for Paint with Kevin Tetz

Properly prepping your car for paint is a key element to getting a great finished paint job. Kevin Tetz shows you all the steps plus gives you some tips and tricks that will help you do the job right. Eastwood – Since 1978.

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This is a segment from the series Hands-on Cars where Kevin (Trucks!) is turning an old beat up ’78 Camaro into an awesome Pro Touring machine. He shows you how he preps a car before paint, starting with washing the car with dish soap, then wiping with glass cleaner, then isopropyl alcohol then a tack rag. Plus some great tips along the way that will help you get the paint job you want.

The final step in surface paint preparation—Eastwood’s PRE™ Paint Prep—just spray or wipe on, and wipe off!

Proper surface preparation is one of the most important factors in helping you achieve a high-quality final finish. Our specially formulated PRE Paint Prep helps you prepare a surface for painting by removing dirt, wax, polish, grease, silicone, buffing compound, even road tar, ensuring a clean surface that’s ready for final painting or powder-coating. Auto paint prep gets no easier!

Removes silicone, wax, polish, grease and dirt
Helps promote paint adhesion
Easy spray-on, wipe-off application
Available in aerosol, 30-oz., or gallon
Available in a Low-VOC formula for regulated areas
Eastwood – Since 1978. Eastwood has everything you need to do the job right when you’re restoring your car truck or motorcycle – welders, plasma cutters, paint and paint guns, soda and abrasive blasters, hand tools, metal fab tools, rust solutions, powder coating supplies, specialty tools and more. Since 1978.

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