View Single Post
  #12  
Old 03-10-2011, 05:18 PM
lupin..the..3rd lupin..the..3rd is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Arlington, VA
Posts: 604
Maaco can do very good paint work, with no runs, no orange peel, no blemishes. Those guys are spraying paint all day every day, after all.

The thing Maaco doesn't do a very good job of is prep. In fact, their prep is piss poor IMO. That's why most Maaco paint jobs have tons of overspray. If you do your own prep work, and just bring them the individual parts to be sprayed, you can get very good results for cheap.

The only way I'd let them paint a whole car though, is if the entire chassis were stripped down to bare metal inside and out.
__________________
'97 E300 Diesel (daily driver)
'87 Porsche 911 (track car)
'02 Porsche 911 (weekend toy)
Reply With Quote