Autobarn Know How



    Paint & Paint Mixing

    Paint & Paint Mixing


    At Autobarn we have the know how to help you with all the tools, paint and tips to undertake any DIY repair, from a complete respray down to repairing those annoying or unsightly dents or scratches. Most small paint jobs can be undertaken at home saving you money on repair costs.

    What you will need:
    1. Vehicle paint code. In most cases you will find the code located either under the bonnet or on the door frame
    2. Clean lint free cloths
    3. Wax & grease remover, spray putty & primers
    4. Masking tape and assorted wet & dry sandpaper
    5. Base coat to match your car
    6. Clear coat



    1. Tools & Accessories

    1a. Black Rocket 20pk Disposable Gloves
    1b. Motospray 5 Pack Abrasive
    1c. HyStik Masking Tape
    1d. Garage Tuff Suction Dent Puller
    1e. Garage Tuff 7 Piece Body Repair Kit in Blowmould Case
    1f. Tru White Masking Film


    2. Preparation

    2a. Concept Paints Wax & Grease Remover
    2b. Motospray Prepwash & Grease Remover 400G
    2c. Motospray Primer & Putty 400G
    2d. Motospray Spray Putty 400G
    2e. Motospray Acrylic Primer 400G
    2f. Concept Paints Acrylic Primer 400G


    3. Finishing

    3a. Motospray Acrylic Top Coat Clear 400G
    3b. Concept Paints Acrylic Top Coat Clear 400G
    3c. Concept Paints Super Gloss Clear 2K 400G
    3d. Dupli-Colour Touch-Up Brushes
    3e. Dupli-Colour Touch-Up Paint


    Paint & Paint Mixing

    This information is provided as a guide only and professionals should be consulted when doing any work to a vehicle. Autobarn is not liable for any loss or damage which is suffered or incurred (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) for any personal injury or damage to property suffered or sustained as a result of using the information provided.