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post #1 of 21 (permalink) Old 04-03-2013, 12:23 AM Thread Starter
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Hey guys, whats the best wax you've came across and used to keep your 8 Ball looking black and shiny
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I use meguiars gold class wash and wax, as well as the scratch x 2.0 to get rid of blemishes. I also use the quik detailer from either mothers or mequiars in between waxes. It works for me. You can't go wrong with any meguiars or mothers products

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california customs mron glass is by far the best.... its a cleaner wax that can be applied in direct sunlight. wen it dries it comes off like dust. after i use that i hit hit with collinite wax
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I use meguiars gold class wash and wax, as well as the scratch x 2.0 to get rid of blemishes. I also use the quik detailer from either mothers or mequiars in between waxes. It works for me. You can't go wrong with any meguiars or mothers products
Ive used Meguiars before on a car I had and thought it was good, but dont know what it would be like on black, really trying to get that deep black shine.
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I Use the meguiars ultimate wax. It's a synthetic so it doesn't leave any white residue. my black paint looks like shiny black liquid and the dust comes off easier.

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Turtle Wax Black Box is made specifically for black finishes & I've had decent results-the black tinted detail spray is especially nice and no off colored residue in the crevices.

www.turtlewaxblackbox.com/
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Turtle Wax Black Box is made specifically for black finishes & I've had decent results-the black tinted detail spray is especially nice and no off colored residue in the crevices.

www.turtlewaxblackbox.com/
Yeah I like the look of that so thats what im picking up today.......so we'll see how it goes

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I very rarely wash my bikes. I simply use Hondaline Polish - it is also sold under the name Original Bike Spirits Spray Cleaner and Wax. Use that once a week, and I never have to wash or wax it... Ive also recently bought FW1 Spray wax - pretty much the same as the Hondaline/Original Spirits.

Last week, some a**hole decided he was going to stick chewing gum all over the front of my bike - this, while parked in a paid lot at work. Jokes on you a**hole - I wax the bike so much, your gum didnt stick!

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Years ago, I switched from Meguiars to Zymol to give extra zing when I was showing cars. At the time, Zymol was hard to find. Now, you can get their cleaner wax at Walmart. It's a bit pricey, but gives an exceptional shine. I still have some Gold Class that I use on painted wheels though. Holds up well.

Day to day, I also use the Hondaline spray. I work for a motorcycle escort company and we have to keep our bikes 100% all of the time. Since we ride year around, in all weather, it's not easy to do. All of our riders use the Honda spray and most have started to move over to the Zymol now and S100 carnuba is pretty poplular as well. We don't worry about how long we can make a wax job last since the bikes probably are waxed monthly. Shine and something that makes it easy to clean off road dirt with the Honda spray is what we are interested in.

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Can't say for sure about black paint, I can say the best product that I have used is



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