3M Scratch Removal System

minor scratches on the surface of the car are a fact of life no matter how hard we try to keep light scratches from occurring it's inevitable that the clear coat on most vehicles will end up with scratches from fingernails boxes car wash brushes tweaks or other elements the three M. scratch removal system is designed to remove light scratches to the clear coat common areas in need of repair are the area around the door handle or the trough the three and scratch removal system will not eliminate the poor white scratches or scratches that go through the clear coat some deep scratches acid rain fits or other types of defects and I'll be able to be remote without repairing a portion of the vehicle this product will help you remove scratches that do not require panning effects consider the condition of your paint before using this product but if you should use the three M. scratcher mobile system run your fingernail over the scratch if you can feel the scratch but your fingernail does not catch we recommend using the three M. scratch removal system if your fingernail catches on a scratch or if you can see metal follow the manufacturer's repair procedure or see a professional collision shop clean the surface of the area to be repaired with car wash soap and water dry completely with a clean dry cloth when working around door handles mirrors bumper Spaulding decals and adjacent panels protect them from potential damage with three M. performance masking tape gray water on the repair area and the three thousand square use the abrasive square to sand the immediate area of the scratch confined you're sending to a four inch by four inch area around the scratch gently scent a scratch area by hand with light to medium pressure using the great green side of the abrasive square well sandy await slurry poor light fall will appear this indicates the abrasive is reducing the scratch frequently white the sand area with a paper towel to determine if the scratch has been revoked approximately once every ten seconds of sandy if the scratch is still visible sprayed the area and abrasive square with water again and continue sending observe the scratch area from multiple angles to ensure the scratches been removed completely once the scratches no longer visible light the area with a clean dry towel and move on to the comp politics down with the power plug disconnected this pad holder onto a standard household drill attach in center the purple compounding pad to the dispatch older place a quarter sized amount of the three M. rubbing compound on to the before turning to drill on smear the rubbing compound with the purple pad over the sanded area this will reduce splatter off the area sanded in the previous step extend beyond repair by approximately the width of the purple pad this will insure all scratches or removed from the surface the area using light to medium pressure at a comfortable drill speed using only enough pressure to compress the surface of the waffle pad while buffing hold the purple Pat flat against the surface involve using an up and down and side to side motion to ensure all sanded areas are compounded reduced pressure as compound rise in the shine is partially restored repeat the application if any scratches or hazy or doll areas are still visible remove any remaining rubbing compound from the surface with a clean dry cloth before moving to the polishing step if any rubbing compound sticks or smears on the surface spray it with water and wipe with a clean dry cloth that that can be rinsed out with water and saved for future use remove the proper pad and replace it with the black polishing pad place a quarter sized amount of three M. scratch remover under the black pad before turning to drill on smear the Polish with the black over the repair area this will reduce splatter policy area compounded in the previous step Xtend B. on the repair area by approximately the width of the black pad this will insure all scratches are removed from the surface I was the area using light to medium pressure at a comfortable drill speed using only enough pressure to compress the surface of the waffle Pat polishing the black pad flat against the service and Polish using an up and down and side to side motion to assure all compounded areas or Polish reduce the pressure is the Polish dries in the desired shine is achieved repeat the application if necessary off the area by hand with a clean dry microfiber cloth to remove any remaining Polish left on the surface the black pad can be rinsed out with water and save for future use for added protection apply a protective product to the repaired area and the entire vehicle S. results three M. recommends three yeah performance Spanish synthetic wax part number three nine zero three zero available on W. W. W. dot shop three M. dot com to learn more about this and other great three M. car care or Bondo products visit us on the web at W. W. W. dot three M. car care dot com