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FAQ Ceramic Coating

Discover Everything You Need to Know Before Getting Ceramic Coating


What does ceramic coating do?

Ceramic coating provides a durable, protective layer for your car's paint, enhancing gloss and shine. It shields against UV rays, stains, and contaminants.


What ceramic coating do professionals use?

Professionals use top ceramic coatings like Gtechniq Crystal Serum Ultra, Ceramic Pro 9H, CQuartz Finest Reserve, Gyeon Quartz Q² Mohs, and Kamikaze Collection Miyabi Coat for their durability and superior protection.


What is ceramic coating made of?

Ceramic coating is made of silica (silicon dioxide) and other nano-ceramic particles that form a durable, protective layer on surfaces.


How long does ceramic coating take to cure?

Ceramic coating typically takes 24 to 48 hours to cure, with full curing reached in about a week.

How long does ceramic coating last?

Ceramic coating can last up to 2 to 5 years, depending on the quality of the product and how well it's maintained.


Can the ceramic coating be done in 1 day?

Yes, some ceramic coatings offer same-day application, but full curing typically requires 24 to 48 hours.


Will ceramic coating prevent rock chips?

Ceramic coating can provide some minor protection against rock chips due to its hardness, but it is not a substitute for paint protection film (PPF) specifically designed for impact resistance.


Will ceramic coating prevent scratches?

Ceramic coating can reduce minor scratches but won't prevent deeper scratches.


Will ceramic coating remove swirls?

Ceramic coating won't remove swirls but can mask minor ones and prevent new ones.


Will ceramic coating hide scratches?

Ceramic coating can mask minor scratches but won't hide deep ones.


Can ceramic coating be removed?

Yes, ceramic coating can be removed using polishing or abrasive methods.


Can ceramic coating be applied over wax?

No, ceramic coating should not be applied over wax. The surface must be clean and free of any wax or sealants.


Can ceramic coating be reapplied?

Ceramic coating can typically be reapplied after 2 to 5 years, depending on its durability and condition. Proper surface preparation is essential before reapplication.

Weather Conditions

Will ceramic coating cure in cold weather?

Ceramic coating can cure in cold weather, but it may take longer than usual.


Will ceramic coating cure in hot weather?

Yes, ceramic coating will cure faster in hot weather.

Ceramic Coating Price Austin, Texas

Customers often ask, "How much does ceramic coating cost?" At APS, we offer two options: Level 1 and Level 2 ceramic coatings. The difference between these levels lies in the application process, the number of layers applied, and the resulting durability and protection.


Level 1 Coating: Prices start at $499 for a sedan.

Level 2 Coating: Prices start at $1099 for a sedan.

For more detailed information on our prices, visit our ceramic coating page.

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