How does Scratch Out work?
By utilizing a special blend of micropolishing agents and silicone blends, Scratch Out is able to re-level the paint surface and make it uniform and smooth. Unlike abrasive rubbing compounds, Scratch Out won't damage clear coat finishes.
How can some paste rubbing compounds actually damage my paint finish?
Paste rubbing compounds were developed for old-fashioned lacquer or acrylic lacquer paints that dulled from oxidation. They are very abrasive. Scratch Out is made for clear coats, so it's non-abrasive and won't scratch or harm paints.
What causes swirl marks?
Swirl marks are actually microscopic scratches in the finish. These are often caused by hand application or removal of harsh car waxes or paste rubbing compounds. Automatic car washes can also cause swirls. Follow the "Helpful Hints" on this page to avoid scratching your finish.