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#1 (permalink) Old 01-14-2004, 11:04 AM
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My white paint is pretty nice and clean looking. My car has black trim though and most of it is faded (the skirts, door handles, etc...) whats a good way to make this shit black and shiney again?
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i think at kragen and places like that, you can get crap called back to black and so on

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thanks a lot for your responces guys... i'll have to see if i can find that meguire's stuff...

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Try here for some pretty good stuff you can buy online called Black Again.

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BavAuto has something like that.

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Bavarian Auto has "Forever Black" which works amazingly well. Easy to put on and leaves a new shine that last a lot longer than anything I've used. A cleaner and conditioner kit is $13. It's essentially a permanent pigment, unlike the other products on the market that act as a glaze and fade in a few days. Forever Black actually lasts months even after heavy rain and snow.
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what product did you end up using and how did it work?

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I used Meguiars Natural shine rubber and vinyl protectant.

It worked great, the shine hasnt worn out yet
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that's good to know. Thanx.

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I got the same problems with waxy residue on my outside trim from leftover wax; this is all great info. :P

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the Meguiars Natural shine rubber and vinyl protectant should take the wax off....

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go here to see a before and after of the product i used...

http://www.bmw-forums.com/forum/inde...showtopic=7911

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