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Welcome - Introduce Yourself, Share your story

Welcome to the Autonation! - We’re so glad that you’re here! If you’re brand new to auto body, we want to get you started as fast as possible and save a ton of money in the process!

Basic Autobody and Paint

Do you want to learn the basics of auto body? Well, we’ve compiled a free video roll of auto body basics that you can dive into. Do you have questions like… “how many PSI do I need to paint?”, “What kind of paint should I be using?”, and… “What sandpaper grits should I use?” Well, hopefully these video tutorials and help you get started. Feel free to reply to the community below in the thread, we look forward to meeting you!

Custom Body and Paint

Are you “all in” when it comes to custom painting? Dive in here and talk about certain paints, pearls, flakes and more. Feel free to create new topics and post pictures! We look forward to seeing your custom projects!

Classics and Restoration

Working on a Classic or Collectable? Share all that Classic info here that will help this community thrive and grow!

Tools and Materials

Are you confused what tools you need to get started in auto body and paint?


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Site Feedback

Discussion about this site, its organization, how it works, and how we can improve it.

Chit Chat

This is where we can post small talk. LOL!