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Old 05-25-2012, 08:23 PM   #61
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Posted via FF Mobile Did everything today. Worked out good. The Ultimate Wax seems pretty good. Ill see how it lasts though. Its nice that you can put it on black trim too. My car is nice and smooth now that I clayed it, used Megs Ultimate compound and their Ultimate Wax. Nice and pretty. Of course now I can see all the little imperfections in the paint lol. I'll let everyone know how it is in a week or so.
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Old 05-29-2012, 03:13 PM   #62
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I just used the Ultimate Meguires wax, 2 coats. I like it so far, we'll see how long it lasts.
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Old 05-29-2012, 05:14 PM   #63
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I laid a nice thick coat of FK100p down by hand the other day. Here is a video of my first washing results:



This stuff is my favorite wax ever. I plan on one more coat tomorrow!
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Old 06-08-2012, 11:45 PM   #64
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I use nothing less than Zymol Carbon on any of my cars.
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Old 06-09-2012, 11:04 AM   #65
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I just used the Ultimate Meguires wax, 2 coats. I like it so far, we'll see how long it lasts.
good, i just bought that stuff along with some scratch 2.0. need to get all the swirl marks out of my wifes grand am. how was the aplication of the wax? it will be my first time actualy doing a full proper cleaning and waxing. all our cars have had rock chips door dings a dent or 2 but her grand am is in good condition paint wise. does have bad dent on the front passenger fender but i'll just replace the fender and get it painted to match.
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Old 06-21-2012, 10:07 AM   #66
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Most waxes will look good after applying but, how long do they last? I've used Zaino for years and have found nothing better for durability and longevity. Their multistage process is initially pricey but you buy it once and reapply once a year...original order lasts for years.
I live in Arizona where a layer of carnauba burns off in a month..or sooner. I still have suds in the bucket when I'm done washing the car...no other soap I've tried can do that.
When I detail I'll wash, clay, rinse, wax a few layers and top it with carnauba. It will take a weekend to do it right but I all I do the rest of the year is wash and spritz. That wax lasts forever.
He likes it...hey Mikey!

go to Zaino.com Buy single bottles or in a kit. I spent $100 4 years ago and the only thing I use a lot of is the car wash and perfect tire gloss...it lasts and isn't greasy looking like the auto parts variety. Great products...this is engine ear and I approve this message.
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^ just gotta say you did a good job at making that sound like and advertisment. lol
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Collinite 476 Double Coat for me.
17 bucks for a 9oz tin of paste, but lasts forever.
Just one tip, use JUST enough to barely see it on the car and let it set for only a few minutes or its a BIOTCH to remove,
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Zaino only.
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Old 09-03-2012, 04:25 PM   #70
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Black diamond sealant 2 coats then 2 coats of dodo orange crush applied be hands not applicators on my Mach 1.

Wolfgang deep flood paint sealant on the focus and my Chevy truck topped with wg fusion.
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