Volvo Penta paints are the best protection against rust and corrosion for engines, drives and transmissions.
The corrosion resistance is greatly increased if the painting process is maintained throughout the life of the Sterndrive and shield by using Volvo Penta paints to maintain the paint protection
Sterndrive touch-up spray paint in clear varnish. Most Volvo Penta Sterndrives and transom shields are sprayed silver and then with clear varnish. This is the genuine varnish used from the factory