Q: What is Clear Bra?
A: Clear Bra is a transparent, nearly invisible paint-protection film that is made from ultra-rugged urethane. Its main function is to shield your vehicle’s finish from road debris such as sand and gravel that would normally cause permanent damage.
Q: Why should I have a Clear Bra?
A: Your vehicle is one of the biggest investments you will make and protecting that investment will benefit you now and in the future. Having a professionally installed Clear Bra protects not only the paint, over all look and integrity of your vehicle, but also increases your trade-in value. These factors can save you hundreds to thousands of dollars in the long run.
Q: How long will it take to install a Clear Bra?
A: Installation time can take from 1 to 4 hours depending on which areas of your vehicle you choose to have Clear Bra installed. You can click to see
Q: What does Clear Bra protect my vehicle from?
A: Clear Bra paint protection guards your vehicle against numerous types of road debris. Gravel and dirt are the most common culprits here in Colorado. Clear bra also protects your paint from showing signs of weathering, fading and oxidization. and
Q: How long does Clear Bra last?
A: The average lifespan of Clear Bra is 7-10 years. It is a semi-permanent installation and can be removed and replaced at any time.
Q: I've seen cars with Clear Bras that have turned yellow - will this happen to my car?
A: The yellowing you see on some vehicle's paint protection is actually not a Clear Bra. These can best be described as an after-market product that didn't have enough product testing and the adhesive actually had the opposite effect and ate away at the paint instead of protecting it. The main brand that ran into this problem was called Ricochet Paint Protection. Clear Bras are manufactured by the 3M corporation and are guaranteed NOT to yellow or affect your paint. Here at Performance we only use top of the line 3M Scotchgard Paint Protection, so you never have to worry about your Clear Bra turning yellow.
Q: What areas of my vehicle should I have Clear Bra on?
A: Clear Bra can be installed to protect your hood, fenders, headlights, fog lights, mirrors, bumper, door handles, a-pillars and virtually any other surface at risk. Choosing the level of Clear Bra protection that is right for you greatly depends on your driving habits and types of road conditions you are regularly in. Obviously, if you drive on dirt roads regularly or have long commutes in winter when there is a lot of gravel on the ground, you would want to have a large amount of Clear Bra protection. If you have a Sunday-driver that just goes to church and back, you would be best suited with a small package. If you’re not sure what’s best for you, our staff is always available to answer questions and help you pick the perfect package. Click to see examples of areas to apply Clear Bra.
Q: Are there any special things I should do to maintain my Clear Bra?
A: Clear Bras are incredibly durable and require no special maintenance outside of normal washing.