The Mothership Maintenance Log #127


Got some time last night to apply new clearcoat to the passenger side door, where it’s been flaking off for the past year.

The goal here isn’t to reverse damage or make problems go away, but to just keep the paint together for as long as possible, and then in a few years drop money on the best paint job I can get. With that in mind, I put a huge layer of clearcoat on, hoping that it’ll keep the original from continuing to flake off.

Taping off:


The damage:


This morning, after drying overnight:




I’m going to let it cure all this week, and come back next weekend to try polishing and blending it.
–ctag