Sun Tan Oil On Black Trim? - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
BMW Forum BMW Forum

Auto Insurance

» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > General Category > Wash & Detail
Register Home Forum Active Topics Gallery / Showroom Auto Loans Garage Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

Wash & Detail Keep your ride looking hot! Share your detailing ideas in here!

BimmerWerkz.com is the premier BMW Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-30-2005, 08:51 PM   #1 (permalink)
1st Gear Member
 
tyro2001's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: MASS
Car:
Posts: 283
Photos:
tyro2001 is an unknown quantity at this point
one of my friends who has a E30 325es put sun tan oil(not lotion) on all of his black trim. it does work good, it makes it really shiny.
any else try it? just wanted to let you know.

peace
tyro2001 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-01-2005, 02:05 AM   #2 (permalink)
2nd Gear Member
 
MaThGr82's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Car:
Posts: 382
Photos:
MaThGr82 is an unknown quantity at this point
What was the SPF???
__________________
<img src='http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v296/MaThGr82/BMW%20325Ci/5d2c4361.jpg' border='0' alt='user posted image' />
MaThGr82 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-2005, 11:24 AM   #3 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Car:
Posts: 49
Photos:
diehard_vue is an unknown quantity at this point
Hmm... Sounds good using Sun Tan Oil, but does it work on the Plastic Trims? I'm not so sure trying yet but I will go try it on a car in the Junk Yard. Maybe I can test it that way or you can.
diehard_vue is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-13-2005, 02:03 PM   #4 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: May 2005
Car:
Posts: 10
Photos:
sonny.j.h is an unknown quantity at this point
wont the oil make the plastic fade farster and crack over time??

I knew a friend woh used black boot polish, came up like a treat!
sonny.j.h is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-13-2005, 02:07 PM   #5 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Car:
Posts: 31
Photos:
keikun is an unknown quantity at this point
Quote:
Originally posted by sonny.j.h@May 13 2005, 12:03 PM
wont the oil make the plastic fade farster and crack over time??

I knew a friend woh used black boot polish, came up like a treat!
[snapback]344213[/snapback]
I've tried using black boot polish on black trims on several cars, it works but be careful to wipe off excess and on the paint. It works.
keikun is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2005, 02:12 PM   #6 (permalink)
Gear Member
 
BeachBunny's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: San Diego, CA
Car: 2012 328i
Posts: 3,805
Photos:
BeachBunny has a reputation beyond reputeBeachBunny has a reputation beyond reputeBeachBunny has a reputation beyond reputeBeachBunny has a reputation beyond reputeBeachBunny has a reputation beyond reputeBeachBunny has a reputation beyond reputeBeachBunny has a reputation beyond reputeBeachBunny has a reputation beyond reputeBeachBunny has a reputation beyond reputeBeachBunny has a reputation beyond reputeBeachBunny has a reputation beyond repute
Quote:
Originally posted by keikun+May 13 2005, 12:07 PM--><div class='quotetop'>QUOTE(keikun @ May 13 2005, 12:07 PM)</div><div class='quotemain'><!--QuoteBegin-sonny.j.h@May 13 2005, 12:03 PM
wont the oil make the plastic fade farster and crack over time??

I knew a friend woh used black boot polish, came up like a treat!
[snapback]344213[/snapback]
I've tried using black boot polish on black trims on several cars, it works but be careful to wipe off excess and on the paint. It works.
[snapback]344215[/snapback]
[/b][/quote]


It can't be that much cheaper than something meant for the trim?
BeachBunny is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > General Category > Wash & Detail


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Anyone Want To Trade Thier Black Trim For Chrome? JLM330i 3-Series (E46, E90) 0 02-15-2005 11:06 PM
Black trim. Aether 3-Series (E21, E30) 16 07-11-2004 10:15 PM
Getting faded trim pieces black again L337E46 Wash & Detail 15 06-04-2003 08:37 AM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:12 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.