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Vendor Tesla Model S: Paint Protection By Auto Paint Guard

Discussion in 'Florida' started by Auto Paint Guard, Sep 1, 2016.

  1. Auto Paint Guard

    Auto Paint Guard Local Vendor - Florida

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    Here we will be posting our most recent work on the Model S. In the following posts you will see the steps of the installation process from start to finish. We like our customers knowing exactly what goes on and how we install our paint protection kits. Please feel free to message us and ask any questions you may have on the product or our work!


    These are things you will NOT find in our work:

    - Stretch Marks

    - Lift Lines

    - Dirt under the film

    - Film Blemishes

    - Kits aligned incorrectly


    2016 Tesla Model S

    When we received the car it had bird droppings, hard water spots and scratches all over it. So we did a thorough exterior wash and paint correction before installing paint protection film.

    We received the car just like this with bird droppings all over it. So we washed it and used a clay bar to remove all the micro debris.
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    Here you can see an area on the hood with some pretty bad scratches and where the bird droppings have begun to eat at the paint.
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    This is the same area after paint correction!
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    Prepped and ready for paint protection film.
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    Installing Suntek film on the hood.
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    Ryan installing film on the mirrors.
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    The Model S is getting full 3M crystalline window film.
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    And here is the finished install!
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  2. Auto Paint Guard

    Auto Paint Guard Local Vendor - Florida

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    We are installing 3M Crystalline and Madico IR films today on this Model S.

    IR films block significantly more heat than regular or ceramic films due to its thickness and layering.

    The customer chose to have 20% Madico film installed on the sides and back and 70% 3M Crystalline installed on the windshield for maximum heat rejection and to reduce glare.

    Not to mention it looks awesome!

    Here are some pictures of the installation.

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  3. Auto Paint Guard

    Auto Paint Guard Local Vendor - Florida

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    Our customer from Sarasota came to pick up his Model S from us today after we did paint correction and applied Gtechniq Crystal Serum to the entire car. We also ceramic coated the windows and wheels!

    Before our customers leave, we like to educate them on the products that we have just installed on their car and teach them how to maintain them properly. This way they stay in the best condition possible.

    Here are some photos of the finished product!

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  4. Auto Paint Guard

    Auto Paint Guard Local Vendor - Florida

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    This weekend we wrapped up the work on our second Model S this week!

    Our customer wanted to cover the full front of the vehicle with Suntek Paint Protection Film and we also did full Crystalline window film on all the windows and sunroof. Crystalline window film blocks about 97% of all heat and 99% of UV rays and is extremely high quality.

    Here are some pictures of our work.

    Prepping for the paint protection.
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    Headlight film going on to protect from cracking, pitting and fogging.
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    Getting the hood film on is easiest with two installers.
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    We make sure to wrap edges for a clean install.
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    The hood after we installed film on it.
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    We installed Crystalline 40 on the sides and back.
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  5. Auto Paint Guard

    Auto Paint Guard Local Vendor - Florida

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    Another Tesla in for Paint Correction, Paint Protection and Ceramic Coating.

    We also installed full Crystalline window tint to protect the interior and block out as much heat as possible.

    Our detailers polished and paint corrected the entire car to remove any swirls or scratches and give the paint a deep mirror finish.
    Then we wrapped the entire car in Suntek Paint Protection Film to protect it from rock chips, love bugs, road debris, and other objects that could cause damage to the paint.

    Finally we sealed the paint protection in with a seven year, high shine, hydrophobic ceramic coating as an added layer of protection and to give the paint a wet glossy appearance.

    Here are the pictures of the install and finished product.

    Give us a call anytime or stop by our shop to check out our current projects! We are here to educate you and answer any questions you may have.


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  6. Auto Paint Guard

    Auto Paint Guard Local Vendor - Florida

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    One of our customers from the Tesla Motors Club Forum brought in his Model S this week for us to install full 3M Crystalline Window Film on the entire vehicle. We did the sides, back and sunroof to give maximum heat rejection.

    Featuring a Model X we did this week in the background.

    Call us for questions or a quote anytime! 813-505-3868

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  7. Auto Paint Guard

    Auto Paint Guard Local Vendor - Florida

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    Our most recent Tesla Model S!

    We wrapped the entire car in Suntek Paint Protection Film to prevent rock chips, scratching and sandblasting.

    Check out our work below.

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  8. ToddS

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    Beatiful work. It would be especially helpful if you could post pricing on the various products you offer. Thanks.
     
  9. Auto Paint Guard

    Auto Paint Guard Local Vendor - Florida

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    Hello. Sure, I'll be happy to. I'll post ranges since there are a lot of variations in products and installation.

    Paint Protection Film:
    Full Hood, Full Fenders, Mirrors, Bumper and Lights - $1800-2000
    Rear Bumper - $450-500
    Rockers - $200-400
    Entire Car - $5500-6500

    Window Tint:
    Ceramic Films - Blocks 43-57% solar heat.
    Sides and Back - $275.00
    Windshield in Clear - $125.00
    Roof - $125.00

    3M Crystalline - Blocks 50-62% solar heat. 97% IR heat blockage.
    Sides and Back - $600.00
    Windshield in Clear - $250.00
    Roof - $200.00

    Paint Correction with Ceramic Coatings:
    Depending on polishing needed and which coating is requested - $1400-2000

    Hope this gives you a better idea.
    Let us know if you have any questions.
     
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  10. Auto Paint Guard

    Auto Paint Guard Local Vendor - Florida

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    Here is our latest victim.
    Customer brought in a 2017 Model S for the following work to be completed.

    Full Paint Correction with 7 Year Crystal Serum Black.
    3M Crystalline window tint on all glass.
    Full front clear bra with rockers and rear bumper.

    Stop by and check out our work.

    Ryan Burroughs
    813-505-3868
    [email protected]
    www.autopaintguard.com

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  11. Auto Paint Guard

    Auto Paint Guard Local Vendor - Florida

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    Here is a recent Tesla S we just wrapped up. Customer drove 3 hours from other coast to have our services done. They also took advantage or our loaner vehicle while the work was being performed.

    Full Front, with lights and rear luggage kit was installed using Xpel Ultimate film.

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  12. Auto Paint Guard

    Auto Paint Guard Local Vendor - Florida

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    Hello. Here is a 2017 Tesla Model S P100D that we just finished up.

    Paint Protection Film - Entire Car. - Stop rock chips, love bugs, scratches and other road debris
    Crystal Serum - Gives the paint and film higher gloss and easier maintenance.
    3M Crystalline 40% on the sides and back, Crystalline 70% on the windshield and roof.

    Edges are wrapped where possible with no dirt or stretch marks.

    Stop by and let us show you our quality of 17 years of PPF installation.
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  13. Auto Paint Guard

    Auto Paint Guard Local Vendor - Florida

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    This P100D is now protected from rocks, road debris, love bugs and the race track. Yes, the customer takes to the drag strip on occasion for some fast times. My money is on the Tesla.

    Below are the coverage options we installed to protect the paint:
    • Full Front - Full Hood, Full Fenders, Mirrors and Bumper
    • Lights
    • Rockers
    • Rear Bumper with 2nd layer behind the rear wheels.
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  14. Auto Paint Guard

    Auto Paint Guard Local Vendor - Florida

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    Happy 4th everyone.
    Just completed a Full Monty on this P100D.

    Work Completed: 2 Step Paint correction prior to a full clear bra install. Customer wanted our signature wrap, so we wrapped 80% of all edges on the vehicle. After clear bra dried we installed 3M Crystalline 40% and 70% on all of the windows to keep the car feeling cool and looking cool. Last step was to apply Crystal Serum Black over the film and wheels for a higher gloss, shine and allows easier maintenance.

    Entire process took us 4 days.
    E-mail or Call us with any questions.
    [email protected]
    813-505-3868

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  15. Auto Paint Guard

    Auto Paint Guard Local Vendor - Florida

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    Hello.
    Wanted to share another P100D we just completed. Here are a few pictures of the process.

    Paint Protection Film:
    We wrapped entire car using the new Suntek Ultra that has a 10 year warranty. Modified Xpel templates were used to wrap most edges safely without causing damage to the vehicle.

    Paint Correction/Ceramic coatings:
    Our team performed a full correction to the vehicles paint to bring out the most shine possible before applying the paint protection film. After the film was installed we then applied a ceramic coating to the film. The coating allows for easier maintenance and very high gloss.

    Window Tint:
    Our window tint installers, installed 3M crystalline on all of the glass. We were able to use crystalline film in one piece to cover the roof. Only a few tinters are able to perform this task.

    Enjoy the pictures.

    E-mail or Call us with any questions.
    [email protected]
    813-505-3868
    14309 N. Nebraska Ave
    Tampa, FL 33613



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