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3M Paint Defender Spray

3M Paint Defender Spray
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Product Information

  • Protect your paint with this easy to use spray on film!
  • Sprays on wet and dries to a continuous clear film
  • Protect any painted surface (hoods, bumpers, fenders, mirrors, rocker panels, etc)
  • Protect your paint from rocks, bugs, sand, scratches, dings, road debris and more
  • Product Code: 90000
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100% of customers said that they would buy this item again
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Product Description

The 3M Paint Defender Spray provides a durable protective film in minutes! This revolutionary new form of protection is similar to a clear bra but anyone can spray it on quickly and easily. It can be removed at anytime and can last years on most of your vehicle's exterior surfaces. To complete a thorough job there are a few basic steps to follow. First you are going to want to prep your car with a good wash to clean the paint and polish if desired. This will help remove all contamination on the surface so that you are not applying the Paint Defender on top of any dirt, road grime, etc. After you are prepped and ready to go, use the 3M Paint Defender Application Kit to cover the desired areas you don't want to use the Paint Defender Spray on. This giant piece of plastic is large enough to cover most vehicles if needed. Next apply the supplied Synthetic Wax to the area you would like to treat with the Paint Defender. Do not let it dry, simply apply to the surface and buff away with a clean microfiber towel. The reason this wax is applied is so if you ever want to remove the film it will be much easier in the future. Now it is time to apply the protection that everyone loves! Spray this Paint Defender film onto the uncovered painted area of your vehicle and the liquid will dry to a continuous clear film. For easier and more even spraying attach the 3M Paint Defender Spray Trigger to the can before you apply the film. Once you let this spray dry, you will be left with a clear film that will protect your paint from rock chips, bugs, love bugs, sand, salt, and other everyday driving hazards! This film lasts a year and often times much longer but when you want to remove it simply peel it off the surface. If you are looking for an easy way to protect your paint, the 3M Paint Defender Spray is for you!


  • One can of Paint Defender Spray Film - 17.5 ounces
  • One packet of Synthetic Wax Protectant - 1 ounce
  • A complete, easy to follow, step by step application instruction sheet


Waxing, Taping & Drying

Spraying Defender Spray Film

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Gravelometer Demonstration

Spray Film: Removal

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Full How-to Application

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For application tips, watch the how-to videos at www.3Mauto.com. For best results, apply at temperatures between 65 degrees F to 90 degrees F. 3M Paint Defender Spray Film dries to a film in approximately 2 - 4 hours and fully cures and is water resistant in approximately 1 - 4 days (depending on outside temperature).

Customer Reviews

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Would they buy this item again? Yes
I bought this spray "clear bra" because I live in Florida and sometimes have to drive through swarms of love bugs on the highway, meaning that by the time I finally get home they're dried onto the surface of my car. I always worry about scratching my paint when I try to remove them during washing, so I thought this product might provide some protection. (Yes, I use a bug removal product and pre-wash with a foam gun but still usually have to scrub a little.) The instructions call for three passes at alternating directions so I taped and sprayed the front bumper and front hood of my Porsche 997 in that manner. The hood came out great but it was a mistake to use the same procedure for both a relatively horizontal surface and a vertical surface, as I had several runs on the vertical part of the front bumper. Fortunately, the finished product does remove quite easily and I probably have enough spray product left in the can to re-spray the bumper. So the next time I wash the car and try spraying the bumper with lighter coats. Thanks, DI for offering such a cool product.

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