3M is a major global supplier of materials and finished parts to automotive manufacturers and their suppliers. 3M produces over 1,000 different products for the automotive industry used both in the vehicle and in the manufacturing process.
Regardless of your grinding and finishing applications, 3M can help with its full line of abrasives for automotive manufacturing. Belts, discs, sheets, rolls, wheels and specialty items in a broad combination of minerals, backings and bonds offer solutions from a name you can trust.
Industry leaders for attaching exterior automotive components since 1978, 3M's double-sided foam tapes offer unique properties for excellent long-term performance. Adhesion promoters, related tapes and processing equipment are also part of the attachment solutions offerings.
3M provides the answer to catalytic converter mounting challenges with its 3M™ Interam® Mat Mount and Endcone Insulation offerings for both diesel and gasoline engines. The product is used to secure the ceramic monolith inside the converter and for endcone insulation.
3M's extensive line of OEM-approved paint replacement films and styling products are often used as substitutes for paint to enhance areas of the automotive body that would be too expensive or difficult to paint.