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Old 10-29-2004, 12:18 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm curious, what do you guys put on your tires to have that WET..SEXY..SHINE?

I just heard that if you add a LITTLE oil(cooking oil)to armor all, it'll shine like the sun but I haven't tried it yet. They say that this is what the dealer do but I'm just saying it from word or mouth.. Unless some of you have tried it already.

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I'm curious, what do you guys put on your tires to have that WET..SEXY..SHINE?

I just heard that if you add a LITTLE oil(cooking oil)to armor all, it'll shine like the sun but I haven't tried it yet. They say that this is what the dealer do but I'm just saying it from word or mouth.. Unless some of you have tried it already.

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Over here there is loads of spray on, wipe on, wash on products to get the look youo're talking about - some even have a slight tint to them so you can match it with your body colour. Personally I don't bother with anything, with my crappy standard rims there's no point.
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Old 10-29-2004, 03:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Look for any sort of wax/spray on substance from your local car shop (pep boys).
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TurtleWax makes a nice product. I think they call it tire wax, its a tan colored liquid. Apply with tire sponges. The shine looks great and even. Doesn't spin off as easily as some of the others.
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Does it fuckin matter what your tyres look like - it's all about BLING
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armor all extreme tire shine, its great
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I use a product called "No Touch" tire shine....I use it on my pers. vehicles as well as clients vehicles....
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I tried the Amorall high shine on my old 944 and I think it stained my rims.

Meguiar's Gold Class Endurance High Gloss Gel. It seems to last pretty well and doesn't sling off too bad. And it smells like grape soda!
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I tried the Amorall high shine on my old 944 and I think it stained my rims.

Meguiar's Gold Class Endurance High Gloss Gel. It seems to last pretty well and doesn't sling off too bad. And it smells like grape soda!
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interesting, so what does it taste like?
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Originally posted by xsperf+Oct 29 2004, 09:25 PM--><div class='quotetop'>QUOTE(xsperf @ Oct 29 2004, 09:25 PM)</div><div class='quotemain'><!--QuoteBegin-Steve530@Oct 29 2004, 08:53 PM
I tried the Amorall high shine on my old 944 and I think it stained my rims.*

Meguiar's Gold Class Endurance High Gloss Gel.* It seems to last pretty well and doesn't sling off too bad.* And it smells like grape soda!*
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interesting, so what does it taste like?
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Never tried it, but grape flovored tires, I suppose.

It does have a strong odor. I could still smell it two days after I applied it.
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This is the stuff they sell at the dealership in Atlanta. I have been through at least 10 different tire shines before I found this one. In normal weather it holds the shine for 5 or so days. The best part is that it sprays on with no wiping. Takes 30 seconds tops to apply. Same goes for the trim shine made by the same brand...
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