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Acid Rain & Mineral Deposits
"Why won't those water spots come out?"
You've tried shampooing, polishing, and waxing. Nothing seems to help. There's a good reason. 90% of water spots in paint are caused by "acid rain". Mineral-laden wash water or polluted rain, dries on the surface, and the concentrated mineral residue etches craters on the clear coat and sometimes into the color coat. This phenomenon is common in large cities, and near airports.
Similar damage can also be caused by bird droppings and insect residue. If the residue is extremely acidic in composition, it will etch a crater into paint and plastic.
The damage is usually severe enough to require professional attention, but a little paint restoration will lessen the jagged appearance of the craters. First, inspect the craters under magnification. Only then, you will be able to assess the real damage.
You will notice the edge of the crater more than the depth. This "edge" may be leveled until it is smooth, making it much less visible. If the polishing process is handled with care (using the right products and professional tools), it can be very successful. Start the "leveling" process with a cutting product, followed by a polish, then a wax.
Mineral residue can also mar the clarity of glass. Most everyone has experienced water spots on their windshield or side mirrors. Until we found a remarkable glass polish from One Grand, we knew of no cure. It's a simple, extremely effective product that eliminates a very frustrating problem.
Take a look at Top of the Line's arsenal for water spot removal. You'll find all the professional tools and formulas to get the job done right. Our lighted magnifier will clearly show the water spots are actually craters.