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Auto body repair & detailing/recoating acrylic enamel


I painted my car 10 days ago.paint is still tacky in places. once it dries comepletly hopefully would I be able to lightly sand and repaint.

Hi Mike,

If it's acrylic enamel, it will have a specific time that you can repair and recoat. I would suggest checking with the paint manufacturer and seeing what they recommend for the repair time. Each paint brand can vary so I can't really give you a definitive answer.

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