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Old 10-04-2012, 12:33 PM   #21
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I like the meguiers extreme tire shine, looks great, doesnt give that "wet" look after you wipe and it dries, and it smells like grapes!
I use the same stuff the endurance series of tire shine is awesome I use the gel and it lasts weeks even after driving in the rain

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Old 10-07-2012, 03:06 PM   #22
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i use the black magic gel. sure you ahve to wait 15 minutes as it dries so it doesn't slig all over the fenders. but i spend that time cleaning up all my stuff anyways.
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Old 11-02-2012, 09:34 PM   #23
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the only thing i dont like about the gel is that it tends to sling little black dots on my car right before where the door starts
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Old 11-02-2012, 10:24 PM   #24
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You really do not want any tire shine on your calipers or disc brake rotors.
you will kill your braking power getting any of those silicone type liquids, even a few drops, on your brake rotors.
The stuff gets on the rotors from sloppy spraying, then is transferred to the brake pads, and basically slippery up your pads so they do not work very well.
Just a comment and a heads up.
This is why, you use the applicators that are available. Not to mention, it makes cleaning the excess of the wheel a lot easier.

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the only thing i dont like about the gel is that it tends to sling little black dots on my car right before where the door starts
Letting it flash will, prevent a lot of that. As well as, using thinner coats.
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Old 01-20-2013, 08:59 PM   #25
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Need ur opinion, pls

Ive used several different tire blackeners, always applying in on a pad, and get good results with all the products. My problem is that the spinning tire seems to 'throw' off some of the tire dressing and it gets all over the side of the car, even if i use the dressing sparingly.

Are there any products that dont do this? Thnx
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Need ur opinion, pls

Ive used several different tire blackeners, always applying in on a pad, and get good results with all the products. My problem is that the spinning tire seems to 'throw' off some of the tire dressing and it gets all over the side of the car, even if i use the dressing sparingly.

Are there any products that dont do this? Thnx
You still need to let the product flash before driving the car.
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Old 01-21-2013, 05:50 PM   #27
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Need ur opinion, pls

Ive used several different tire blackeners, always applying in on a pad, and get good results with all the products. My problem is that the spinning tire seems to 'throw' off some of the tire dressing and it gets all over the side of the car, even if i use the dressing sparingly.

Are there any products that dont do this? Thnx
See my first reply above. You're probably just using too much product.
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Old 01-21-2013, 06:08 PM   #28
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I use the Meguire's Edurance and I use it sparingly and never had a problem with it being flung onto the car.
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As stated if you having problems with it flinging onto your car it is totally because you are using/leaving too much on the tire.
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Old 03-28-2013, 01:49 PM   #30
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most of this stuff is very bad for your tires. eats away at the rubber. unless water based
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