Dakota Prep

Dakota Prep is a water-based and biodegradable cleaner that will remove wax buildup, grease, oxidation and grime from a variety of surfaces. Dakota Prep must be used to prepare surfaces before the application of Dakota Shine. Dakota Prep can also be used to prepare surfaces for paint or wax. Dakota Prep is a concentrated product, so it must be mixed with water before using. It is partially derived of agricultural by-products, therefore making it environmentally-safe. Dakota Prep is a safe and easy-to-use surface prep product.

Compatible Surfaces

  • Painted Surfaces
  • Decals/Vinyl Lettering
  • Plastics
  • Fiberglass
  • Clear-Coat Finishes
  • Aluminum
  • Glass
  • Rubber

Recommended For

  • Heavy Equipment/Mining
  • Aerial Equipment
  • Highway Technology Equipment
  • Construction Equipment
  • Farm Machinery
  • Lawn & Garden Tractors
  • Medium/Heavy-Duty Trucks
  • Semi-Tractors
  • Motorhomes/Coaches
  • Boats/Yachts
  • Steel Buildings


  • Easy on the hands and clothing
  • Contains no harsh chemicals or solvents
  • Product is biodegradable and environmentally-friendly
  • Helps remove faded and oxidized paint from various surfaces
  • Helps remove "ghost" tracks left when decals are removed from surfaces
  • No sanding needed, just light scrubbing
  • Prepares surfaces for better adhesion of decals, vinyl lettering & window film
  • Increases productivity while lowering costs


Dakota Prep is available in a concentrated form in 1 gallon jugs, 5-gallon pails and 15 & 55-gallon drums. Some customized packaging is available.