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washing and waxing, what to do what to use. #241593 Aug 5, 4:49pm Aug 5, 4:49pm
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washing and waxing, what to do what to use.
I want a show room shine, how do I get it

Re: washing and waxing, what to do what to use. [Re: MARCT] #241594 Aug 5, 5:04pm Aug 5, 5:04pm
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ok here ya go... i dont care what all those commercials say...zymol is the shit man!!! its pretty expensive, but trust me its worth it... get the titanium wax(52.00 for a baseball size container), and tha wash and everything else that you can get from them and use it!!!!

Re: washing and waxing, what to do what to use. [Re: Shiftyz1x] #241595 Aug 5, 5:29pm Aug 5, 5:29pm
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I used "TurtleWax Bug and Tar Remover" the other day to get bugs and stuff off and found out that it also shines and protects.

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I'm gonna take your little Civic. Dust it off. Turn it sideways and stick it straight up you candy A*s.
Re: washing and waxing, what to do what to use. [Re: GTSHYPR] #241596 Aug 5, 5:30pm Aug 5, 5:30pm
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And it's good against water. thumbsup

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I'm gonna take your little Civic. Dust it off. Turn it sideways and stick it straight up you candy A*s.
Re: washing and waxing, what to do what to use. [Re: GTSHYPR] #241597 Aug 5, 5:42pm Aug 5, 5:42pm
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Re: washing and waxing, what to do what to use. [Re: Tru_gts] #241598 Aug 5, 5:57pm Aug 5, 5:57pm
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i just use turtle wax car wash then i wax my baby but thats only a couple times a yr. Or everyday i use this dust off brush so my ride looks CLEAN everyday especially on a black car. Its a losing battle trying to keep my car clean ALL the time thumbsup

Re: washing and waxing, what to do what to use. [Re: RookieGTS] #241599 Aug 5, 5:58pm Aug 5, 5:58pm
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not that im saying i WASH my car coupld times a yr i was referring to waxing my car a couple times a yr

Re: washing and waxing, what to do what to use. [Re: RookieGTS] #241600 Aug 5, 6:04pm Aug 5, 6:04pm
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I have always used turtle wax

Re: washing and waxing, what to do what to use. [Re: GTS02] #241601 Aug 5, 7:47pm Aug 5, 7:47pm
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i have the bug n tar remover too!!! it reallly works! on basically anything that gets on ur paint that you dont want there. I put 2 coats of wax on my car. the first layer is turtle, the second is zymol thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup

Re: washing and waxing, what to do what to use. [Re: Shiftyz1x] #241602 Aug 5, 7:51pm Aug 5, 7:51pm

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thumbsup thumbsup my car is so old it doesnt shine no matter what thumbsup thumbsup

Re: washing and waxing, what to do what to use. #241603 Aug 5, 9:22pm Aug 5, 9:22pm
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I like Meguiar's Gold Class.

Tomorrow I'm gonna try Mother's Soap, Mother's Clay Bar, and Mother's Carnuba Wax. I'll let ya know how it goes.

Here's a pic after using Meguiar's:

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Re: washing and waxing, what to do what to use. [Re: Evan] #241604 Aug 5, 9:26pm Aug 5, 9:26pm
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I use the full Meguiars wash kit, with the 3 step wax and everything, but i like TurtleWax's ZipWax, it cleans the car nice, follow it up w/ the meguiars waxing and it'll be P.I.M.P. smile thumbsup

Re: washing and waxing, what to do what to use. [Re: hkysk8r86] #241605 Aug 5, 11:47pm Aug 5, 11:47pm
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^^^
full Meguiar's line:

- car wash
- paint cleaner
- polish
- carnauba wax
- gold class liquid wax

the whole process takes roughly 5-6 hours but it's worth it to see the finished product

Re: washing and waxing, what to do what to use. [Re: Sultan] #241606 Aug 9, 11:28pm Aug 9, 11:28pm
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zymol !!!!! its awesome for shine, cleaning, and it's blue so it hides even some major scratches i have on my carbon blue, white wax just wont cut it on a dark car.

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