Refinish application defects

Water stains

Visible stains from evaporated water on freshly varnished panel

Water stains


  • Wrong ratio of a hardener
  • A distrupted curing process (material not hardened enough)
  • Too a short time between a repair and vehicle use


  • Check hardener’s ratio according to a manufacturer’s recommendations
  • Abide curing time according to TDS


  • Polish the surface according to a manufacturer’s of polishing compounds recommendations
  • Sand, isolate and varnish again

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