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I have put a strip on my 1995 mustang with rustoleum automotive gloss black the paint started to orange peel a few minutes after application what could i have done to avoid this problem and what should i do to fix it

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Ensure the surface is clean AND wax free.

Posted on Oct 17, 2013

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    Steve Apr 13, 2014

    After you tape the surfaces not to be painted I would wet sand with very fine sand paper then clean well and that should avoid any peeling.



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