OUR PAINT PROCESS

See how we professionally paint your part from start to finish in the below videos.
We will be using a Subaru WRX front bumper as our example, but our process may vary depending on the part.

STEP 1: MASKING

We mask any areas on the bumper that are not meant to be painted just like from the factory. In this case, the WRX front bumper has a grille that is meant to be left unpainted.

STEP 3: CLEANING

Once in the booth, the part is properly cleaned to prevent any contamination and to ensure nothing is on the part.

STEP 5: SEALER

sealer or primer (depending on the material of part) is then applied.

STEP 7: CLEARCOAT

Finally, two (2) coats of clearcoat are applied to protect the paint from UV, road debris, and other damaging effects. 

STEP 2: SCUFF / PREP

All parts are then scuffed and prepped to ensure proper adhesion. Depending on the part, this is done use a very fine sandpaper.

STEP 4: ADHESION PROMOTER

Many parts come as a reinforced raw plastic. We apply a product called Plastic Adhesive Promoter which allows the sealer to properly bond to the scuffed plastic.

STEP 6: BASECOAT

Three (3) coats of base paint are used and painted to coverage. We use the highest quality materials to ensure a long lasting, factory paint job for your new parts.

STEP 8: PACKAGING

Once painted, all parts are then polished, powdered (protects the paint in the bubble wrap), and carefully packaged to ensure your new part arrives safely!

If you would like more detailed instructions, feel free to check out our article on
'How to Paint a Bumper Cover' which lists products, equipment, process, etc.