People who own cars want their rides to remain as brand new as possible, even after several years of cruising up and down the highway. Most often than not, many of them encounter untoward incidents that result to something as unwanted as scratches on the car doors or the chipping away of the paint on the engines. What do you do when one of these unfortunate events happens to you? When you go online, there are a lot of companies that offer clear coats, primers and engine enamel paints that promise to restore the original look of your car and engine. As the years go by, there is not doubt that your automobile will wear out and will never look as good as new, especially if you are clueless on what to do about it. So, I have noted down a few good tips that might be useful to you. Let me start with car scratches. Many people treat their cars with the utmost care, but there really are times when bad things happen. If you believe that your car deserves to be taken cared of, keep on reading and learn! To remove the scratch marks, you will need masking tape, water, soap, shoe polish, cloth towels, sandpaper and polishing wheel. Wash the scratch with soap and water and leave it to dry. Apply shoe polish to the scratched area. If you have a white car, use black shoe polish, and if you have a dark color car, use white shoe polish to highlight the scrape. Get the sandpaper and gently sand down the scratch until all the shoe polish fades away. Wipe the area with a cloth or with water. Once it is dry, you can now apply primer on the scratch. Leave it alone overnight. You can start re-painting the scratched area the next day! Now that’s done, let us move on to the engine. Since there are several engine enamel brands to choose from, you can ask for help from any automobile shops near you to find out which can give your car the best kind of service. Some brands might not have the properties of the other brands, so it is wiser to scope around and see which one will work for you the most efficiently. I hope the things mentioned above will prove useful to all of you. Fixing your cars need not cost you a lot of money, if you just know how to be resourceful and innovative. However, if you think the problem is very serious, do not hesitate to seek the help of a professional.