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Re: Car Wax Re: Audi A4 questions
One more thing, I forgot the address:
At 10:57 AM 7/15/97 -0700, CDARRING.US.ORACLE.COM wrote:
>> Finally, what kind of wax can I use to get that
>> shiny "wet" look?
> Ever since I was a kid, my dad suckered me into believing "waxing
>Audis is fun". He'd watch F1 on TV while I was out there in the sun waxing
>away my young years...
> Anyway, I have had the opportunity to use quite a few car waxes
>(Turtle Wax, Zymol...). I'd have to say that one of the best waxes I've
>is NuFinish. NuFinish used to have infomercials on TV where the guy would
>his car through, like, 100 car washes, and the water would still bead on the
>surface. Then they would pour Kerosene on the car and set it on
>fire...ohhh???...but it was protected by the NuFinish...ahhh!!! Needless to
>say, I was sold, so I saved up all those nickles my dad was paying me, and
>bought a bottle (~$5.00 is most K-Mart, Wal-Mart type stores).
> Marketing garbage aside, this stuff is actually very good.
>Application and removal are so easy. Its non-abraisive (easy on clear
>but the solvents are still strong enough to take off all sorts of little
>tar, paint marks, scratches, and paint oxidation. Best of all, you get this
>slick "wet" feeling. Put the bottle on any slighly non-level surface, and
>*splat*... the bottle slides off and spills all over the driveway (yeah!).
>Even my cat and fell while trying to climb on the car. The bottle claims
>coats per year.
>P.S. Alternating between waxes over time is usually not a good idea, as one
>has a tendency to remove/react with the one already on the car.