What You Need To Know About 3M Vinyl Wraps
3M is a leader in vinyl wraps not a follower. With many colour options to choose from we even offer 3M Carbon fiber looks. 3M will generally last between 5-7 years but can last longer with proper care. 3M wraps will withstand temperatures from -60°C to + 107°C. 3M also protects against Chips, Scratches and Sun damage as well.
It is ideal for anyone with a leased vehicle who wants to customize and make it their "own". 3M is very easy to remove and once removed it will show your vehicles prestine shape and reveal no wear or tear on the original paint of the vehicle. You will also never have to worry about the graphics fading as long as you properly care for your vehicle.
Do I Need To Wrap My Entire Vehicle?
You do not have to wrap your whole vehicle however wrapping the whole vehicle will preserve the cars original paint work and help with resale value. you can have full half quarter or partital vinyl wrapping.
What Is The Best Way To Wash & Care For My Vinyl Wrap?
With 3M vinyl wraps, Although hand washing is the preferred cleaning method, pressure washing may be used under these conditions.
• Ensure the water pressure is kept below 2000 psi (14 MPa).
• Keep water temperature below 180 °F (80 °C).
• Use a spray nozzle with a 40 degree wide angle spray pattern.
• Keep the nozzle at least 1 foot (300 mm) away from
and perpendicular (at 90 degrees) to the graphic.
What Do I Do If I Get Bird Droppinigs, Insects, Tree Sap Or Other Difficult Stains On My Vinyl?
Definitly clean bird droppings immediately! Letting them sit for too long will make it way more difficult to remove and can permanently damage the wrap. The best way to clean your vinyl if this happens is to soak the affected area for a few minutes with warm soapy water to loosen the contaminants. Rinse the area completely and dry with a microfiber cloth.
If you have very stubborn contaminants then its best to use 3M Citrus base cleaner, Meguiar's gold class Bug and Stain remover or two parts isopropyl alcohol to one part water. Always test these solutions on a small area that is not easily noticeable to ensure the cleaner will not harm the wrap. Do NOT use solvents or oil based cleaning products! They will damage your vinyl wrap.