How to repair peeling paint

Peeling paint, or delamination, occurs when the layers of paint begin to separate and peel off. It is most often caused by poor preparation for paint, low quality paint, age and even prolonged exposure to the sun. In this video, we use a Ford Escort ZX2 to show you how to repair paint delamination on a typical high wear area: deck lid spoilers. Use the techniques learned here to repair delaminated paint anywhere on your vehicle to restore it to like new condition.

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