The best thing you can do is use a sun shade, wash and wax the car once a month, and use an Armor All-like product on the plastic and rubber parts once a month. If your car is white or silver, you might be able to go longer than a month between waxing, but keep a close eye on it so you can see when water stops beading.
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Originally engineered for aerospace and aviation applications, 303 Automotive Protectant provides superior UV protection for any rubber, vinyl, and plastic surfaces of your vehicle, such as your dashboard, windshield wiper blades, and even your tires.
Once your vehicle is clean and dried, you need to protect the trim pieces with a quality rubber, vinyl, and plastic protectant. This will help prevent future UV degradation, which is the primary cause of fading. Wolfgang Exterior Trim Sealant and 303 Aerospace Protectant are both exceptional products. They both provide excellent UV protection, but 303 Aerospace Protect is very natural-looking.
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This virtually unbreakable, transparent Lexan polycarbonate sheet comes with UV protection on one or both sides of the surface and provides remarkable clarity - even after many years of intense sunlight and weather extremes.
They both provide excellent UV protection, but 303 Aerospace Protect is very natural-looking. Wolfgang Exterior Trim Sealant darkens, enhances, and protects plastic and rubber trim. It also protects metal trim and gives it a clear, glossy finish.
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Polycarbonate lenses are durable, lightweight and provide 100% UV protection. Learn how the right lens coatings and frames can enhance your polycarbonate lenses.
303 Vinyl Protectant is the best UV blocker we've found. The formula has so much protection, its like a #30 sunscreen for your vinyl! 303 Aerospace Vinyl Protectant contains no silicone or solvents, and leaves a deep, lasting shine.
Best product for protection and restoration of auto rubber and plastic? Discussion in 'The Garage' started by Artista, Dec 31, 2012.
The marine industry uses UV-inhibiting waxes and varnishes to protect hard surfaces against sun-fading and degredation. Go to a boat store and you'll find an entire wall of waxes, polishes, and renewers touting their abilty to protect and renew surfaces.
Advanced UV Protection TriNova’s UV Protectant Spray is a powerful blend that gives your outdoor surfaces a protective layer to counteract the damaging effects of UV rays. This spray will keep the vinyl, plastic, rubber, fiberglass, carbon fiber, or even leather surfaces in your car, boat or patio in pristine and like-new condition.
As a result of UV radiation and subsequent photolytic degradation, they develop deeply colored quinoid structures which lead to a yellowing of the plastic (see Figure 2).2 As protection against the often high temperatures during further processing, secondary antioxidants such as phosphites, phosphonites or HALS are also used.
Most plastic materials are not UV stable to start with, other than Acrylic which is invisible to UV. All other materials need a little something to give it the protection it may need from the sun. All other materials need a little something to give it the protection it may need from the sun.