Custom Auto Body Paint Step 7: Applying Clear Coat

Applying a clear coat is necessary not only to give the vehicle a nice and glossy finish, but also in order to provide additional protection for the new paint and the car detailing if any. Using a high quality clear coat is important because these types of clear coat are able to better withstand abrasions, scratches, and even gives protection against ultra violet rays that can harm the paint and cause it to fade. Depending on the brand, several coatings of clear coat may be required