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PostPosted: Sun Apr 26, 2009 1:25 pm 
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not many ppl checking in this topic any more... but i am in fact still using Turtle wax ice... most of their line. i just picked up their claybar kit yesterday

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 Post subject: Re: still...
PostPosted: Sun May 03, 2009 5:44 pm 
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scubasteve79 wrote:
not many ppl checking in this topic any more... but i am in fact still using Turtle wax ice... most of their line. i just picked up their claybar kit yesterday


Cool stuff.. Guy from Meguiars always says use what makes you happy! :)

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PostPosted: Tue May 19, 2009 10:20 pm 
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I use armor all to get wax off my grey fenders and bumper. Takes it right off. Just wet a sponge, wring it out and spray a bunch of armor all and wipe down all your plastic. Makes it look new and takes off all that wax.

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i'm sold on the ice, i have nerve problems in my hands/arms, i can't massage the old school stuff anymore like i used to

i agree, the tw ice doesn't seem to last long with a single coat

however i have noticed that about 4 coats of it, which comes out about as much work as a single old school coat, lasts through quite a bit of punishment

the spray detailer isn't bad for helping get off the last bits of residue or the dusty stuff from the buffing

just out of curiosity i sprayed the back of my lightbar with it and it really darkened the black plastic very nicely

when i did my LOST light covers, i put 6 coats of clear coat on them and after it dried i put about 10 coats of wax on it and have since pelted them with rocks, sand, mud, and a crap ton of bugs and all it takes to clean them off is a microfiber wash mitt and some soap, wax is still holding strong

now if i could only manage to get my entire jeep waxed, so far the front fenders, bumper and hood have gotten it but the doors and back gate haven't been touched yet :(

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 Post subject: Re: Wax on Gray Plastic Pieces on Liberty Sport
PostPosted: Tue Nov 09, 2010 12:42 pm 
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Just cleaned my plastic trim pieces... some Dawn dish soap in a little tray, with a few drop of water to thin it out... seems to be working WONDERFULLY!!! scrubbing with a tooth brush, then wiping off with a damp rag. once dry, no more wax!! very easy as well. Some areas i had to scrub twice, but it came off.

thought i'd mention this as an idea for others to try too.

keep in mind... Dawn dish soap is well known to be a wax/grease remover, so no wonder it works very well. just be careful to not get TOO much on your freshly waxed vehicle, i found doing small areas at a time, with the rag handy, it went very quickly to do almost every piece of plastic. The areas where a few drips made it to the paint, i wiped up quickly, and those areas are still nice and shiny... no wax gone from there since it wasn't scrubbed


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Albert wrote:
"Mothers Back to Black" will work. It's not just for black. You can go to Autozone or Wallymart and read the label. Check it out.
I agree :!:
I have been using that Mothers Back-to-Black to stop and reverse the oxidation. I found it on the AMSOIL site so I tried it. Works great on my Jeep Liberty Limited. 8)

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