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Old 01-24-2010, 12:19 AM
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Favorite wax?

What wax do you think is the best. I've really only used Turtle Wax, and was just wondering if there's something better to be had. Thanks

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I prefer Pro Carnuba wax. Comes in a tall blue can and is a white paste. Goes on and wipes to nice finish by hand. It's also quite expensive, over $40.00 a can, but goes along ways.
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Anything by Meguires, that is just about all I use. If they started making TV's I would buy one. http://www.meguiars.com/

At one time they were a wholesale only sold thru paint stores and only available in half gallons. But now they have a full retail line.

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Anything by Meguires, that is just about all I use. If they started making TV's I would buy one. http://www.meguiars.com/

At one time they were a wholesale only sold thru paint stores and only available in half gallons. But now they have a full retail line.

Brian
I agree the Meguires pretty good stuff. I also really like thier spray detailer.


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Gotta go with Meguires too. Love it.
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Cherry Wet Wax by Gord's Polish in Corpus Christi, Texas. If you try it once I think you'll like it.
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I like The Turtle Wax with the dye in it, it hides a lot of imperfections.
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I use anything Carnuba wax.. usually Mothers brand
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I use Meguires if I can wax regularly its cheap and works great, but if I know I won't be able to get to it for a while I use http://www.z-bestcarwax.com/ Probably one of the best waxes I've ever used and well worth the price.

Can usually pick them up on Sale at Car shows (LA Auto Show, or Auto Swapmeets) for cheaper (2 for 1 deals, etc)

I honestly thought it was a joke until I got to use it on my Uncles 57' Bel Air, he gave me a half a bottle to try it out on my cars and I have to say it's really amazing stuff.
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Another vote for Meguires, I use most all of their products. I really like their leather cleaner/conditioner. I currently use Mequires Tech wax, and the spray detailer.

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Meguire's does it for me as well. I clay barred my F350 then did the NXT wax job - great shine on a "standard" OEM orange peel paint job. I also use it on my wife's red Escape and our 34' fifth wheel RV and it does work great. I've just used their regular carnuba stuff for the first partial wax job on my '31 and that looks really nice as well.

I've found Turtle Wax as well as most of the other stuff Wally World/Advance Auto sells really doesn't do a good job on dark colors like my black truck.

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How well does their liquid wax work? I've never used it before.
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How well does their liquid wax work? I've never used it before.
The NXT wax is dynamite.

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The NXT wax is dynamite.

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....and as easy to apply and remove as anyone's liquid

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Thank you so much, I'll pick some up when I go to the parts store tomorrow. How long does it take the liquid to start to haze up?
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