1. All 3M Products
  • 3M™ Exterior Attachment Tape
  • 3M™ Exterior Attachment Tape

    • Permanently attaches side moldings, trim and emblems to vehicle exteriors and interiors
    • Excellent for narrow width applications
    • High strength double-sided adhesive withstands weather and impact
    • Easy-to-use press-on tape eliminates tools and mess
     More...
    All Options
    Close
    Details

    3M™ Exterior Attachment Tape
    Designed specifically for auto care and maintenance
    A High-Performance Tape Specifically for Auto Exteriors
    Designed specifically for auto care and maintenance, our 3M™ Exterior Attachment Tape permanently attaches plastic, metal, carbon fiber and composite parts to your vehicle's painted or unpainted surfaces. With this narrow-width tape, you can install side body moldings, drip rail moldings or fender and wheel trim to add instant protection against door dings and other hazards. Use this high-strength double-sided tape to add value to your vehicle by quickly installing or restoring decorative interior and exterior trim or factory emblems. The tape adhesive bonds instantly and holds up to impact, moisture and solvents used in routine maintenance.

    Why Use Attachment Tape?
    Unlike mechanical fasteners such as screws, rivets or clips, attachment tape does not require drilling or piercing holes in sheet metal which can lead to rust and corrosion. It goes on without the mess of other adhesives that can run, drip or smear, which means less cleanup during the installation and after it's complete. The final installation is clean, low profile and very secure — just like in a professional shop.

    3M™ Exterior Attachment Tape is exceptionally easy to use. You don't need any special tools — just cut the tape with a scissors to the desired length. Then simply apply tape to the trim, light, emblem, body side, wheel lip or door edge molding, position, remove the peel-off liner and press the item in place on the vehicle exterior.

    Reduced Vibration for a Smoother, Quieter Ride
    By securely fastening trim, emblems, lights and other exterior items, 3M™ Exterior Attachment Tape can also help reduce unwanted noise and vibrations as you operate your vehicle. It can serve as a sound-deadener, reducing the vibration of loose parts and the resulting noise through your vehicle's metal and aluminum components. This make rides quieter and smoother, and improves overall satisfaction with your vehicle even when you're not driving it.

    The Science of Better Auto Care from 3M
    Since a 3M lab assistant invented masking tape in the 1930s, 3M has been developing products to help you get the most enjoyment and value from your vehicles. Our 3M™ Exterior Attachment Tape is a great example: instantly add value and longevity to your vehicle with moldings, emblems and other components, without tools or mess. This attachment tape is also an excellent example of what 3M does best — Science. Applied to Life.™

    See more 3M Automotive Tapes (PDF, 68.63 Mb)


    • Permanently attaches side moldings, trim and emblems to vehicle exteriors and interiors
    • Excellent for narrow width applications
    • High strength double-sided adhesive withstands weather and impact
    • Easy-to-use press-on tape eliminates tools and mess
    • Easy-to-use press-on tape eliminates tools and mess
    • Add long term value to your vehicles, quickly and easily
    Resources
    Marketing Promotional Videos
    Specifications
    Attribute Name
    Value
    Brand
    3M™
    Case Quantity
    24 Packs per Case
    Number per Inner
    1 per Pack
    Overall Length (Imperial)
    15 ft, 5 ft
    Overall Length (Metric)
    1.52 m
    Overall Width (Imperial)
    0.25 in
    Overall Width (Metric)
    0.64 cm
    Customer Reviews
    • bvseo_sdk, java_sdk, bvseo-4.0.0
    • CLOUD, getContent, 83ms
    • REVIEWS, PRODUCT
    • bvseo-msg: The resource to the URL or file is currently unavailable.;
    Product Support

    Specific product and application questions

    SEND US A MESSAGE

    Message Us

    We welcome your questions and comments about 3M Products and only use the information you provide to respond to your message.

    All fields are required unless indicated optional.

    • The information you provide on this Contact Us form will be used to respond to your request and as further described in our  Internet Privacy Policy.

      Please be aware that this information (including the original and the subsequent reply) may be transferred to a server located in the U.S. for metrics and storage. If you do not consent to this use of your personal information, please do not use the Contact Us system.

    Follow Us
    The brands listed above are trademarks of 3M.
    Change Location
    United States - English