A Clear Problem: Hyundai issues windshield recall due to faulty clear coat

Washington, D.C. — Hyundai is recalling approximately 26,000 2020 and 2021 model year Elantra and Sonata sedans because their windshields may detach in the event of a collision. The issue is due to faulty clear coat paint, said Hyundai, which caused the windshields to not bond properly. On affected vehicles, owners may notice water leaking […]

Product Report: AkzoNobel announces new Sikkens Autoclear Xpress Clearcoat

Toronto, Ontario — AkzoNobel earlier this week announced the launch of Sikkens Autoclear Xpress Clearcoat, the latest development in the coatings company’s rapid cure technology. Containing unique, hyper-cure resin technology, AkzoNobel says Autoclear Xpress covers in 1.5 coats with no flash in between, is out of dust in as little as 10 minutes and can […]