Q: What brand of material do you use?
A: 3M Scotchgard Paint Protection Film.
Q: How thick is it?
A: The invisible mask is 8 mil thick.
Q: Is it noticeable?
A: Slightly noticeable, but almost invisible.
Most car owners and automobile enthusiasts are excited about this clear
Q: Can anyone install the clear bra?
A: With proper instruction and/or training. We have videos provided on Installation
Q: Is 3M pain protection film hard to install?
A: It can be. As in any installation, there are
tricks that experience teaches. Each vehicle has a rating
as to degree of difficulty of installation.
Q: Can you see the clear bra on the vehicle?
A: The shield is clear and almost invisible on the
vehicle. If you are standing within 2 feet of the vehicle you will probably
see it; but from 5 feet or more, it will not be noticeable.
Q: How long does it take to get the precut clear bra?
A: As little as 1 day. We ship by UPS Ground the
same day as ordered or the next business day if it is ordered on the weekend.
Q: Is the paint protection film vehicle specific?
A: Yes. After it is ordered, it is computer cut to fit each vehicle,
and with specific options if required.
Q: What else do I need?
A: You will need a squeegee, lint-free cloth,
solution, knife, alcohol, and a couple of spray bottles. Our Installation Kit
has what you will need.
Q: Do you know an installer in my area?
A: We are located in Mesa, Arizona. We can also check our contacts and
help locate installers in your area.
Q: Will I have to cut or trim the clear shield to fit my vehicle?
A: Not usually, but some stretching during installation may make it
Q: Can the invisible mask be removed?
A: Yes, but a new shield would have to be reinstalled. You cannot use
the clear shield again after it has been removed. If desired, the film can be
removed at any time by picking up a corner of the film and
pulling the film off the vehicle surface parallel with the cars surface. If
the film has been present a long time, or if the film and vehicle are cold, a
heat gun or hair dryer may be used to soften the adhesive,
allowing easier removal.
Q: Does the 3M clear bra require special care? A:
Not really. Regular washing and waxing is fine. You wouldn’t want to use a
pressure washer especially near the edges.
Q: Will the paint fade differently under the clear
A: No, as long as you maintain your car’s paint and finish.
The film and clear coat layers contain UV protectants to counteract harmful
ultraviolet rays that can cause yellowing or fading
Q: Can I go through a carwash?
A: Yes, after 48 hours, you can wash and wax your
car as you normally would.
Q: Does the paint protection film come in colors?
A: No, the invisible bra is clear.
Q: Is the 3M material fresh?
A: Yes. We are a high volume shop specializing in paint protection
film. We use our material within a few weeks. It does not sit in storage for
any length of time.