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Old 04-26-2008, 09:03 PM   #1
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Is there a Non - Wet Dash protectant out there?

I'm looking for a dash / interior protectant (actually for my mazda 6) that will not leave an armour all shine. The dash is black and I HATE HATE HATE the wet look on the care. When I clean it I use the armour all cleaning rags but I put nothing over it to protect it. Is there something I can use to protect it besideds armour all? At one point armour all had the no shine stuff but I can not find that anymore?

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wet rag and water is what my dad uses
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try 303 aerospace protectant. leaves a satin finish plus it protects your dash from the sun's uv rays.
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Old 04-27-2008, 06:35 PM   #4
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303 will leave a shine... that's what I used to use on my Ranger's tonneau cover to shine it up and protect it.

For the interior, I use Armor All cleaner & protectant. It comes in a bottle with a blue/black label. This is different than the purple/black bottle because it includes protection. It does not leave a shine.
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If you're feeling frugal, may I recommend Pledge. Yep, the wood cleaner. You even get a lemon fresh smell and it will not have the wet look\shiny finish.
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Old 04-27-2008, 07:38 PM   #6
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I think this is what I use:
http://www.armorall.com/products/vie...ex=protectants

I thought it was cleaner/protectant, but I can't seem to find it on their website.
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the meqiuars quik interior detailer works great. not shiny at all and has a good smell.
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By "protectant" you mean against the sun? No such beast in a can. I use the Ford dash cleaner (maintain original finish) and a windshield sun blocker.
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Your not looking hard enough. Chemical Guy's Natural Look dressing use it all the time, a tiny drop goes a long way, and your the right side of the Atlantic to buy it.

I apply it with a foam applicator and that's all you need to do. There's also Poorboy's but that's a bit more tricky to use as needs to be wiped on then wiped off.
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Turtle Wax ICE interior cleaner leaves a matte finish still
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