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3M has a wide selection of adhesion promoters to promote better and faster adhesion of tapes to various surfaces. Since surfaces and paint formulations vary considerably, each application should be verified through testing.
  • 3M™ Adhesion Promoter 111

    Our 3M™ Adhesion Promoter 111 is a fast-acting, isopropyl alcohol based solution designed to promote better and faster adhesion of 3M™ VHB™ Tapes. This product works particularly well for adhering 3M VHB Tapes to high surface energy substrates like galvanized steel, bare metals, and painted surfaces.
  • 3M™ Adhesion Promoter 2262AT

    3M™ Adhesion Promoter 2262AT is a liquid primer used for enhancing the adhesion of 3M™ Acrylic Foam Tapes to high solids automotive paints, ABS, polyester and most flexible and rigid PVC compounds. Pre-diluted adhesion promoter is ready to use and is ideal for attaching trim components,‎ seals and badges. It dries in 5 to 10 seconds for speed and efficiency.
  • 3M™ Adhesion Promoter 4297

    3M™ Adhesion Promoter 4297 is a liquid promoter used to improve the adhesion of 3M™ Acrylic Foam Tapes to many plastics used in automotive exterior trim applications, including polyvinyl chloride (PVC), Polyurethane (PUR), acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS), polyethylene terephthalate (PET), glass fiber reinforced plastics (GFK) and polycarbonate (PC).
  • 3M™ Adhesion Promoter 4298

    3M™ Adhesion Promoter 4298 is a versatile liquid primer specifically formulated for enhancing the adhesion of 3M™ Acrylic Foam Tapes to low surface energy substrates common on interior and exterior automotive trim and parts. This fast-drying adhesion promoter works with most LSE plastics including PPO, PP, PC, PC + ABS and others.
  • 3M™ Adhesion Promoter 4298UV

    3M™ Adhesion Promoter 4298UV is a versatile liquid primer used for enhancing the adhesion of 3M™ Acrylic Foam Tapes to LSE substrates common for interior and exterior automotive trim and parts. Fast-drying adhesion promoter works with most LSE plastics including TPO, PP and TPU as well as ABS, EPDM and others. A fluorescent dye has been added so technicians can easily verify coverage.
  • 3M™ Adhesion Promoter 86A

    3M™ Adhesion Promoter 86A is a liquid “primer” designed to be used with 3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tapes and Boots and other acrylic adhesives to enhance initial adhesion in demanding situations. 3M 86A promoter is designed to promote faster initial adhesion to certain types of surfaces, such as polyurethane paint, epoxy primers or epoxy composites.

  • 3M™ Adhesion Promoter AP596

    3M™ Adhesive Promoter AP596 is a colorless primer designed to improve the adhesion of 3M™ Adhesive Sealants on tinted glass, fritted glass, polycarbonate, PVC, PMMA and polyester.

  • 3M™ Adhesion Promoter K500

    3M™ Adhesion Promoter K500 is a liquid promoter used to improve the adhesion of 3M™ Acrylic Foam Tapes to most ethylene propylene diene monomer (EPDM), polypropylene (PP), chlorinated rubbers, acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) and certain polyethylene terephthalate (PET)/polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) blends used in automotive exterior trim applications.

  • 3M™ Adhesion Promoter K520UV

    3M™ Adhesion Promoter K520UV is a liquid promoter used to improve the adhesion of 3M™ Acrylic Foam and Acrylic Plus Tapes to Polyolefin-based substrates such as thermoplastic olefins (TPO), Polypropylene (PP), and ethylene propylene diene monomer (EPDM) rubber.

  • 3M™ Adhesion Promoter K540NTUV

    3M™ Adhesion Promoter K540NTUV is a non-toluene, liquid primer used for enhancing the adhesion of 3M™ Acrylic Foam and 3M™ Acrylic Plus Tapes in automotive applications. Our formula may be used for polyolefin-based materials such as polypropylene (PP), thermoplastic olefins (TPO) and ethylene propylene diene monomer (EPDM).

  • 3M™ Adhesion Promoter N210

    3M™ Adhesion Promoter N210 is used to improve the adhesion of 3M™ Acrylic Foam and Acrylic Plus Tapes to automotive substrates such as polyvinyl chloride (PVC), acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS), polypropylene (PP), polycarbonate (PC), glass, acrylic, nylon, polyester, polyurethane (PU), polybutylene terephthalate (PBT), and stainless steel (SUS).

  • 3M™ All Purpose Sealant Primer P591

    3M™ All Purpose Sealant Primer P591 is a black, one-part formulation that helps to improve adhesion of polyurethane and hybrid adhesive sealants. This versatile black primer is an Isocyanate- and solvent-based primer developed initially for acrylics, polycarbonate and polyester bonding applications. Meets FMVSS212 crash test standard.

  • 3M™ Automotive Adhesion Promoter 06396

    Our 3M™ Adhesion Promoter 06396 is a convenient liquid primer for enhancing the adhesion of 3M™ Acrylic Foam Tapes in automotive applications. This adhesion promoter works with most LSE plastics used for interior and exterior automotive trim and parts. Fast-drying fluid is available in .85 oz. (2.5 cc) sponge applicator packets, each covering up to 150 sq. in.

  • 3M™ Fastbond™ Spray Activator 1

    3M™ Fastbond™ Spray Activator 1 is used to enhance the bonding capabilities and handling strength without forced drying equipment for most applications. It is designed to specifically work with water based 3M™ Fastbond™ 2000NF Adhesive, 3M™ Fastbond™ Contact Adhesive 30NF and 3M™ Fastbond™ Foam Adhesive 100NF.

  • 3M™ Metal Primer P592

    3M™ Metal Primer P592 is a colorless primer designed to improve the adhesion of 3M™ Adhesive Sealants on steel, anodized aluminum and galvanized metal.

  • 3M™ Polyolefin Adhesion Promoter 05907

    3M™ Polyolefin Adhesion Promoter is a specially formulated adhesion promoter for use when repairing low surface energy plastics such as thermopolyolefin (TPO). Use our adhesion promoter with 3M brand adhesives. 3M™ Polyolefin Adhesion Promoter is designed specifically for polyolefin and ethylene propylene plastic identified by the marks PP, EP, TPO or EPDM on the back of the part.

  • 3M™ Polyurethane Adhesive Sealant Accelerator AC63

    3M™ Polyurethane Adhesive Sealant Accelerator AC63 is a liquid additive that, when combined as a part of a two-component adhesive system, accelerates the curing of the adhesive. It is capable of drastically reducing the handling time of adhesives used in highly productive construction settings.

  • 3M™ Protective Tape Application Solution

    3M™ Protective Tape Application Solution is a pre-mixed, water based application solution in ready-to-use spray bottles. It is premixed to accurately combine the materials in the preferred ratios for the desired cleaning, ease of application and performance of 3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape and Boots.

  • 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Acrylic Adhesive Accelerator A3-1

    3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Acrylic Adhesive Accelerator A3-1 is the accelerator (Part A) of a two-part acrylic adhesive, engineered to be used with a B/A system. We designed this accelerator to use with our 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Acrylic Adhesives DP8405NS, DP8410NS and DP8425NS. The fast rate of cure from this system provides rapid strength build-up and produces tough, impact-resistant bonds.

  • 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Acrylic Adhesive Accelerator A3-2

    3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Acrylic Adhesive Accelerator A3-2 is the accelerator (Part A) of a two-part acrylic adhesive, engineered to be used with a B/A system. We designed this accelerator to use with our 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Acrylic Adhesives DP8805NS, DP8810NS and DP8825NS. The fast rate of cure provides rapid strength build-up and produces tough, impact-resistant bonds.

  • 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Anaerobic Activator AC649

    3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Anaerobic Activator AC649 is an acetone-based green surface activator/primer that cures anaerobic adhesives on inactive or very cold surfaces. For normal active surfaces, this activator accelerates both fixture and cure times significantly.

  • 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ General Purpose Instant Adhesive Accelerator AC113

    3M™ Scotch-Weld™ General Purpose Instant Adhesive Accelerator AC113 is a one-part surface accelerator designed for use with instant adhesives. We engineered this adhesive accelerator to improve the cure speed of instant adhesives, quickly producing long-lasting bonds and exceptional performance.

  • 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Instant Adhesive Accelerator AC452

    3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Instant Adhesive Accelerator AC452 is a one-part surface accelerator designed for use with instant adhesives. We engineered this adhesive accelerator to improve the cure speed of instant adhesives, quickly producing long-lasting bonds and exceptional performance.

  • 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Instant Adhesive Primer AC77

    3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Instant Adhesive Primer AC77 is designed for use on difficult-to-bond low surface energy plastics such as polypropylene, polyethylene, TPO, UHMW and PTFE. Surface preparation and application are straightforward and the adhesive primer is fast drying to keep jobs moving quickly.

  • 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Instant Adhesive Primer AC79

    3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Instant Adhesive Primer AC79 is designed for use on difficult-to-bond low surface energy elastomers, such as EPDM, silicone and other rubbers. Surface preparation and application are straightforward and the adhesive primer is fast drying to keep jobs moving quickly.

  • 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Instant Adhesive Surface Activator

    3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Instant Adhesive Surface Activator is a one-part surface accelerator designed for use with instant adhesives. We engineered this adhesive accelerator to improve the cure speed of instant adhesives, quickly producing long-lasting bonds and exceptional performance.

  • 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Metal Primer 3901

    3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Metal Primer 3901 is a primer designed for applications using 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesives. This film and liquid adhesive primer is able to improve metal and glass adhesion. Additional features of this primer include improved corrosion protection and resistance to environmental exposure for metal.

  • 3M™ Silane Glass Treatment AP115

    3M™ Silane Glass Treatment AP115 is an IPA based silane glass treatment that is used in conjunction with 3M™ VHB™ Tape to promote adhesion. It is easy to apply using the 4 fl. oz. spray bottle and is also available in a 1 gallon bulk bottle. It is clear in color.

  • 3M™ Single Step Primer

    3M™ Single Step Primer is designed specifically to promote the adhesion of urethane adhesive/sealants to windshields and other automotive glass applications. This one-part primer is ideal for touching up minor pinchweld scratches and can be used to prime encapsulated glass. It is also suitable as a blackout primer to help protect against UV rays. Apply with 3M™ Urethane Primer Daubers PN 08688.

  • 3M™ Tape Primer 94

    3M™ Tape Primer 94 can be used to improve the overall adhesion of tape,
    film and vinyl graphics to polyethylene, polypropylene, ABS, PET/PBT
    blends, concrete, wood, glass, metal and painted metal surfaces.
  • 3M™ VHB™ Tape Universal Primer UV

    3M™ VHB™ Tape Universal Primer UV is a priming solution designed for bonding with 3M™ VHB™ Tapes. It enables strong, durable bonds on surfaces like polypropylene, ABS, PET/PBT blends and other difficult to stick to substrates while improving a manufacturer’s environmental, health, and safety profile when compared to using 3M™ Tape Primer 94.
  • 3M™ Wind Tape Adhesion Promoter W9910

    3M™ Wind Tape Adhesion Promoter W9910 is designed to enhance the initial adhesion of 3M™ Wind Protection Tape in demanding situations.
  • Bondo® Gray Filler Primer 00720

    Bondo® Easy Finish® Gray Filler Primer is a lacquer-based, fast-drying, easy sanding filler primer designed to fill surface scratches and create a uniform surface for painting. This aerosol spray primer is sandable in only 30 minutes, making for very fast repairs. It applies and sands easily and is compatible with most paints. Use this primer over body filler, metal, fiberglass and wood surfaces.
  • Scotch® Primer Y122

    3M™ Primer Y122 is used to provide a strong adhesive bond between facestock and the contrast enhancement coating on tamper evident label materials.