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Celebrating 100 years of
automotive innovation

Celebrating 100 years of automotive innovation

3M Automotive

  • Why do you love your car? For over a century 3M has created straightforward products designed to repair, restore, and enhance your car—so it can love you back.

  • We work to improve the speed and quality of automotive processes: From body repair to paint and refinish, collision and custom to dealership and fleets.

  • 3M touches virtually every vehicle manufactured in the world today, partnering with manufacturers to advance innovation and solve the toughest challenges.

Featured Automotive Solution

  • 3M Automotive Products: Automotive products for your car or truck

    3M’s vast automotive expertise contributes to its position as a global leader in automotive innovation. From inventions like 3M™ Wetordry™ sandpaper to the first automotive masking tape, from Scotch-Brite™ industrial pads to Scotchgard™ interior seat fabric and upholstery protector, from the first automotive window tint to the earliest vehicle undercoating and sealant 3M has a long history of combining cutting edge science and technology to bring the world new products for cars and trucks. Whether it is in a garage or driveway, on a dealer lot or shop floor, assembly line or design studio, 3M is there--helping drive the automotive solutions of tomorrow.

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    3M Automotive Adhesive Solutions

    3M offers a wide selection of structural and non-structural automotive adhesives used by car owners, professionals, and OEM and tier suppliers in a range of automotive applications. Find out more about some of 3M's most popular adhesive products, and view an adhesive product catalog that is right for you.