Frequently Asked Questions

Is it car wash friendly?
Yes Paint protection is car wash friendly It can be run through a regular car wash or jetwashed with ease. We do however strongly advise that when jet washing the jet should be kept about 2 feet from the edges of the film as the sheer pressure may cause lifting if one gets too close.

Will it damage my car?
No, PPF will not damage your car in any way it is specially constructed to ensure no differential fading will take place and will not harm OEM paint finishes in any way. It can also be applied to Smart repairs and resprays however special precautions need to be taken and your distributor will advise on these.

How do I know it will work?
Significant test data has been published on the internet demonstrating the resilience of these kind of products utilizing gravelometer tests (throwing stones at high speed at a metal plate). These impressive tests illustrate excellently how your car will be protected from stone chips and other road debris.

What does it do?
PPF provides a non permeable resilient coating to the protected areas, restoring the resilience that used to exist in the older type of car paints and then further enhances this, to provide high levels of protection both against stone chips and surface abrasions.

Where did it come from?
The film was originally developed, to meet a military requirement for the protection of Helicopter rotor blades, against the erosive effects of sand in desert conditions. You could say the product is "combat proven technology"

Where is it made?
The Film and designs, originate in North America.

How long does Installation take?
In most cases no more than an hour large or complex vehicles may take a little longer.

Do I need to take precautions?
No you can wash it and wax it just like the rest of your car, there are some corrosive materials you should beware of as this may damage the top coat of the film, these are detailed in the customer care leaflet.