Guides / Manuals

Identifying Common Paint Defects

Use this guide on identifying and solving the most common paint defects to help you recognize and resolve common paint issues that you may be experiencing.

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Basic Refinishing Assumptions Guide

PPG Industries Automotive Refinish group makes these assumptions based on accepted industry practices, our knowledge, past experience and feedback from our employees and customers.

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Custom Restoration Guide

Developed by PPG Refinish with you in mind. No matter what vehicle or vehicle substrate you are working on, this guide outlines PPG's recommended process for successfully surface prepping and painting your project.

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Matte Finish Care Guide

To maintain your vehicle’s low-gloss appearance for years to come, please refer to these maintenance recommendations.

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PPG Health and Safety Manual

The PPG Health and Safety Manual outlines important information for visiting PPG facilities and covers proper handling procedures for using PPG products.

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OEM Color Code Locations Guide

Need help finding the manufacturer paint code for a vehicle? Use this OEM Color Code Locations guide as a quick reference for locating the paint code on Domestic and Import vehicles.

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