What Are Swirl Marks On Your Car?
Swirl marks are super fine scratches that appear on your car’s paint. Usually you don’t notice them until you’re up close or light hits at the right angle. Despite their name, swirls can run in any direction.
You’ll find swirl marks on most flat surfaces of your cars, like the hood, roof, or trunk. On dark-colored cars, expect to also find them on doors and fenders.
Here’s the bad news: swirl marks can’t be prevented. This is where paint correction comes in.