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Griot's Garage Surface Prep Cleanser

Griot's Garage Surface Prep Cleanser - 22 oz
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Griot's Garage Surface Prep Cleanser
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  • Easily removes oils and residues left behind by virtually all polishes
  • Thoroughly preps the surface for protection applications
  • Just spray it on and wipe it away with a microfiber towel
  • Product Code: 10989
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Product Description

The Griot's Garage Surface Prep Cleanser helps you quickly remove polishing oils and other residues from the exterior of your vehicle! After thoroughly cleaning your vehicle, the surface can look clean but hard to see residues and oils could be lurking. If you are applying a wax or sealant, these oils generally do not hurt the application process, however, with coatings it is imperative that you remove these oils as they can negatively impact how a coating cures to the surface. Just mist Surface Prep Cleanser onto the surface and wipe it away with a clean microfiber towel. After a few wipes, you'll see and feel a squeaky clean shine that you can apply any form of protection on top of. The formula contains no silicone, it is body shop safe, and safe for use on vehicles paint, plastic trim, glass, metal, rubber and more. If you need to thoroughly prep a surface for protection application, reach for the Griot's Garage Surface Prep Cleanser!

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Product Description

Single purpose degreaser for complete vehicle surface preparation.

Griot's Garage Surface Prep Cleanser is a single purpose degreaser designed for complete vehicle surface preparation prior to application of protective surface coatings and is critical to ensuring their optimal molecular bond. Griot's Garage Prep Cleanser is a high-lubricity, solvent-based, all-surface exterior spray-and-wipe formula that completely strips polishing oils and other residues from all exterior vehicle surfaces. It easily dissolves and removes residues from polymers, waxes, oil-based contaminants, polishes, and fillers. This fast-flashing, silicone-free formula prepares the surface for optimal bonding of a protective surface coating. It is safe for use on vehicle's paint plastic trim, glass, metal, rubber, and more.


Working in small sections, spray Surface Prep Cleanser directly onto a clean, cool, and dry vehicle's surface. Wipe with a Microfiber Plush Edgeless Towel or other suitable microfiber towel using low pressure and overlapping passes. Rotate towel frequently, and do not allow Surface Prep Cleanser to dry on the surface. Swap to a fresh towel if your towel becomes oversaturated.

TIPS OF THE TRADE: Surface Prep Cleanser is an excellent method to degrease the surface of potential polishing oils to reveal defects in between paint correction.

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