A car’s paint finish is exposed to harsh conditions, including corrosive bird droppings, acid rain, and the sun’s UV rays. Debris from car collisions, gravel, and concrete chips can chip or crack your paint job.
Body shop workers see this sort of damage every day. Here are the most common parts of a car where chips and cracks happen:
While avoiding all chipping and cracking on the surface of your car may not be possible, here are some things you can do to help prevent damage to your auto paint:
Taking these steps can help prevent paint chips and cracks.