Originally Posted by carolinacustoms
I have never heard of anyone using a sealer as a starter coat? How would that work if you were blending a panel for a color match? I have never had any problem using various clears from different manufacturers over factory paint. Maybe I am misunderstanding your question?
yes you misunderstand.. a full repaint.. but use factory paint as the base you don't go to metal..
no one would chance not use'n a sealer coat..
and that paint can be 20 years old.. it's as cured as it'll ever be