Best rubbing compounds

There is a lot of great rubbing compounds products on the market, but it can be tough to know which ones are actually the best.
That’s why we’ve put together this list of the top 10 best rubbing compounds products available. No matter what your budget is or what features you’re looking for, we’re confident that you’ll find the perfect rubbing compounds on our list.

10 Best rubbing compounds

No.7 Heavy Duty Rubbing Compound - 10 Fl Oz - Cleans and Restores - Removes Deep Scratches and Stains - Restores Shine to Dull Finishes

$9.50  in stock
25 new from $5.49
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  • Package Dimensions: 14.94 L x 4.31 H x 10.06 W (inches)
  • Package Weight : 10 pounds
  • Country of Origin : United States
  • Part Number: 08610-EACH

3M Auto Care Rubbing Compound, 03900, 8 oz

$11.99  in stock
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  • EASY TO USE: Can be used by hand
  • PROFESSIONAL FINISH: Reduces the appearance of coarse swirl mark with a high quality finish
  • FAST-CUT FORMULATION: Reduces compounding time, making restoration a quicker and easier task
  • DUAL PURPOSE PRODUCT: Smooths and cleans surface
  • For industrial/occupational use only. Not for consumer sale or use

Turtle Wax T-241A Polishing Compound & Scratch Remover - 10.5 oz. , White

$7.83  in stock
34 new from $4.99
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  • Heavy duty paste that cleans dull, oxidized finishes
  • Quickly and easily penetrates through the oxidized surface to remove scratches, blemishes and stubborn stains
  • Restores faded finishes
  • Recommended for rubbing down between coats of newly sprayed lacquer and acrylic car finishes
  • Easy to use formula

3M Rubbing Compound, 16 Oz

$15.80  in stock
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  • EXtra Cutting Power
  • EXtra Smooth Handling and Finish
  • EXtremely Easy to Use and Clean Up

Turtle Wax T-230A Rubbing Compound & Heavy Duty Cleaner - 10.5 oz

$8.71  in stock
29 new from $5.84
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  • Turtle Wax
  • T230A
  • Miscellaneous Cleaning Products

3M Perfect-It EX AC Rubbing Compound, 36060, Quart

$45.85  in stock
30 new from $42.99
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  • 3M’s best-performing rubbing compound for removing P1200 or finer sand scratches
  • Formulated for a broad range of user conditions without sticking or leaving residual film
  • Works especially well on many newer, harder to buff clear coats
  • Smooth-handling compound reduces powdering and leaves a refined finish on all auto paint surfaces
  • Holds better on compounding pads for reduced sling, mess and cleanup time

Meguiar's G18016 Clear Coat Safe Rubbing Compound - 16 oz.

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55 new from $8.34
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  • Rubbing compound safely and quickly removes oxidation, scratches, stains and other below-surface defects
  • This scratch remover and paint cleaner also revives dull and neglected surfaces
  • Unique abrasives produce a clean surface and clear finish without scouring, hazing or scratching like traditional compounds
  • Clear coat safe compound can be used effectively and safely on all glossy paints and clear coats (not for use on flat, matte or satin finishes)
  • Apply by hand only

Meguiar's G17220 Ultimate Compound, Color & Clarity Restorer, Scratch & Swirl Remover, 591 ML, 1 PT 4 FL oz

$16.65  in stock
as of June 23, 2022 9:39 pm


  • REMOVE PAINT DEFECTS: The ultimate product for removing oxidation, scratches, water spots, and blemishes without scratching
  • BEST CAR SCRATCH REMOVER: Cuts as fast as harsh abrasives restoring surface clarity without scratching or swirling
  • SAVES TIME: The clear coat safe formula dramatically reduces the time and effort to restore abused or neglected paint finishes
  • STUNNING FINISH: Exclusive micro-abrasive technology leaves a "like new" finish and adds gloss in one easy step
  • SAFE FOR CLEAR COAT: Safe and effective on clear coat and single stage paints, and can be applied by hand or dual action polisher like Meguiar's MT300 Dual Action Polisher

3M 05954 Super Duty Rubbing Compound, 1 qt (32 fl oz/946 mL)

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67 new from $26.17
as of June 23, 2022 9:39 pm


  • Economical liquid compound delivers a high rate of cut
  • Compound removes 1000 and finer sand scratches
  • Removes oxidation
  • Formula remains wet for a long time and continues to cut with medium pressure
  • Compound may be applied by hand or machine

Turtle Wax T230A 10.5 Oz Rubbing Compound Heavy Duty Cleaner

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12 new from $5.48
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as of June 23, 2022 9:39 pm


  • A Special Heavy Duty Formula For Cleaning Dull, Badly Weathered Finishes.
  • Quickly And Easily Penetrates Through The Oxidized Surface To Remove Scratches, Blemishes And Stubborn
  • Recommended For Rubbing Down Between Coats Of Newly Sprayed Lacquer And Acrylic Car Finishes.Specifications
  • Used For - Cleans Dull Badly Weathered Finishes.
  • Type - Paste.

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