Processes that PPG Coatings Services provides to automotive customers primarily include electrocoating (e-coat), powder coating, and liquid paint. In some instances, a combination of processes is used to ensure the highest possible coating quality.
In addition to these applications, PPG Coatings Services offers heat-resistant liquid paint for components such as mufflers and low cure e-coating technologies for heat-sensitive products.
We also recognize the vital importance that pretreatment plays in meeting customer requirements and specifications. Due to the multitude of substrates used in the automotive industry, PPG Coatings Services offers pretreatment processes featuring zinc-phosphate, iron-phosphate, ALODINE® and other materials.
Typical automotive parts coated by PPG Coatings Services include:
- Aftermarket Sheet Metal Components
- Engine Cradles
- Coil Springs
- Driveline Components
- Misc. Underbody bracketry
- Engine Blocks
- Seating Components
- Exterior Trim
- Suspension Components