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Old 05-09-2012, 11:02 PM   #1
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What products do you use?

I personally have been drinking the Adam's Kool-Aid (I mean undercarriage spray). But I was wondering what products those of you use that are comparable to those in the Adam's line. Come on anti-Adam's folks, now's your chance to voice your opinion (for once ).

Have you tried Adam's and found something better? For the Zaino folks out there, I know whats comparable but feel free to post. I've just been more impressed by paper towels and furniture polish than Zaino.

Here's some of what I've replaced my Adam's stuff with.

Turbo Stick = Daytona Speed Brush

The Speed brush is easier to use and does a great job getting in there, granted I do get brake dust sprayed all over when pulling it out of the spokes.

Adam's Glass Cleaner = Meguiars Quik Glass Cleaner

Adam's Glass Cleaner is the only product in their line I would never use again. Left a gross film on my glass. Quik Glass Cleaner is the best I've ever used.
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Old 05-09-2012, 11:44 PM   #2
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I use Blackfire products to polish and wax now. As far as cleaning on the wheel area I use a small bristle brush with some soap and soft scrub (think I pay $2 for a bottle) tire shine is Meguiars Endurance. I have used Adams glass cleaner, found that invisible glass is just as good $2.99 a can. I have Adams glass sealant bit it doesn't last long at all here on Hawaii. I do use Adams leather conditioner/cleaner. Adams does have a good line I just find it easier to purchase what I currently use because I can get it all local here on the island.
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Old 05-09-2012, 11:59 PM   #3
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I want to try Adams. I been using 3M and Meguairs.
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Old 05-10-2012, 12:32 AM   #4
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Old 05-10-2012, 01:23 AM   #5
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Anything you recommend from blackfire? I want to try it but have no idea where to start
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Old 05-10-2012, 01:41 AM   #6
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I asked the same question about blackfire. The recommendation I got wad the wet over ice combo(I think that's the name). I was able to find a local shop here on the island and bought the paint protection and the midnight sun wax. Used both of them this past week and I'm sold on Blackfire now. Prior to this I used Meguiars 2.0 wax.
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Old 05-10-2012, 06:20 AM   #7
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Got any links for the blackfire products?
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Give this a try
http://www.autopia-carcare.com/black...-detailer.html
Or just go to this and look at all the different brands. This site gives member discount and like I said they have so many brands you will have hard time deciding. In the end you co with what is best for you.


http://autopia-carcare.com/
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Old 05-10-2012, 11:42 AM   #10
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but as current products/supply runs out replacing with Adams
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