Step 1 was to sand down the entire car to get rid of old paint and debris.
Step 2: We blew off the dust with compressed air and wiped down the entire body with mineral spirits to remove and remain dust or oil from our hands.
Step 3: Tape off all areas of the car that are not supposed to be painted.
Step 4: We applied a coat of primer.
Step 5: We again sanded and wiped down the entire body with mineral spirits.
Step 6: We applied the first coat of paint.
First Coat of Paint Video
Step 7: We let the first coat bake in the sun for approx. an hour.
Step 8: Apply second coat of paint and let it dry.
Step 9: Apply third coat of paint and let dry.
Step 10: Remove tape and paper/tarps and let the entire car bake in the sun to further cure the paint.
Step 11: Inspect for any areas that need to be touched up.
Step 12: Reattach all accessories such as: hinges, trim, bumpers, light covers, windshield, etc...
Step 13: Show off all the hard work...