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Old 12-24-2014, 03:06 AM   #1
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Tire care

I've never been a big fan of Shiney tires but do like my tires to look clean. My focus tires I noticed have turned brownish which is probably from the previous owner using a tire shine as that's the only time I have noticed tires doing this. I have read using back to black tire rejuvenation will fix this so I am going to give it a shot.

My question is what tire products do you guys use to protect the tires but not give it the "ghetto shine" just more of a natural look. I have used Zaino products for years and was going to pick up some of their tire product when I place my next order but that wont be for awhile so i was wondering if their are any products avaliable at local shops worth trying? I know most the junk is to make the tires look wet which I don't want.


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Old 12-24-2014, 06:19 AM   #2
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Use 303 aerospace.

You may need to apply it liberally if they are brown, and maybe reapply a couple times to get them nice and black again. Gives it a nice, matte sheen to it.

It's also great for interior surfaces (and I use it to clean my engine bay as well)
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I recommend using a wheel/tire cleaner to strip off all the old tire dressing to give yourself a fresh start

I use surf city garage beyond black tire pro
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Second nomination for the Surf City Beyond Black. I've also used this product to maintain the exterior, black vinyl trim.

Surf City also makes a dynamite product for dark interior surfaces--just cannot recall the name of the product at this moment.
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I recommend using a wheel/tire cleaner to strip off all the old tire dressing to give yourself a fresh start

I use surf city garage beyond black tire pro
Thats the look I am wanting! I'll have to try that out.
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Chemical Guys natural shine. Apply it while your tires are still wet and you get a nice satin look. Only needs to be applied every few washes.
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We use bleach white as well. Works great on the truck since it has white lettering on the tires.
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+1 on using 303. It leaves a clean look finish and not greasy. I also use it for other rubber/plastic pieces.
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+1 on using 303. It leaves a clean look finish and not greasy. I also use it for other rubber/plastic pieces.
How is that in the rain? 303
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