Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: How can I paint a fendor on my Jeep grand Cherokee

asked by on

How can I paint a fendor on my Jeep grand Cherokee

My car has 20000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

A: Hello. There are several ways that you can ...

Hello. There are several ways that you can accomplish painting just one panel. It really depends on your level of experience and how you feel most comfortable performing the task. You can start by removing the entire panel if you choose. This would make for a lesser change of getting excess paint on the rest of the vehicle and having to blend it in. If you do not wish to do so, you can tape off (or other way of covering) the panel’s surrounding areas to not get paint on them. The next step is to choose the type of paint that you want for that piece. If you are trying to match the color of your vehicle, the best way is through the manufacture’s dealership or professional paint company. Then depending on the kind of paint you choose, there will be some prep work that needs to be done so the new paint will stick to the old. You may contact the service department with any further questions regarding help with this project.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: oil filter location

The oil filter is on the passenger side bottom front of the motor. It is easy to get to. The drain plug is on the drivers side of the oil pan in the middle of the engine.

Q: I have been experiencing a lack of power at acceleration that does gradually increase. Is it my fuel filter?

Hello. There are cases where a dirty fuel filter can cause engine performance issues, if it is dirty to the point of obstructing flow. If it has not been changed, I would recommend changing it as it could possibly be...

Q: Recall completed?

If the recall was performed then you would know if the ignition key has to be pushed in to rotate it to the off position. If the recall was performed you should have a sticker put next to the key...

Related articles

How Do Power Car Windows Increase Passenger Safety?
Power windows are responsible for approximately 2,000 emergency room visits every year. When a power window closes, it exerts enough force to bruise or break bones, crush fingers, or restrict an airway. Though...
How Long Does a Distributor O Ring Last?
The distributor is part of the ignition system in your vehicle and its purpose is to route high voltage from the ignition coil to the spark plug. The spark plug then...
How Much Does a Mechanic Make in Vermont?
Automotive technician jobs in Vermont have an average mechanic salary of $37k, with some mechanics earning a salary of $53k.