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Old 06-16-2012, 12:02 PM   #1
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Whats a good tire shine???

Whats a good tire shine that dont fling all over the car, i need a fast drying tire shine, i heard the turtle wax black tire coat was good, but some peeps say it looks to wet....so i need help on finding the right one thanks
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Old 06-16-2012, 12:15 PM   #2
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One of the expert here recomend this...
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Old 06-16-2012, 12:20 PM   #3
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Adam's VRT is good stuff.
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Old 06-16-2012, 12:24 PM   #4
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+ 1 for Adam's SVRT, it gives it a nice deep black look, but not a lot of shine. I am not a big fan of the super glossy black on tires, plus I can't also use SVRT on more than my tires so it makes it a smart buy for me!

Stay away from most OTC tire shine products, they're nasty!

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Old 06-16-2012, 12:26 PM   #5
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Armor All Tire Foam is awesome and lasts long
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Old 06-16-2012, 12:35 PM   #6
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I've used Black Magic,Meguiars,Armor All and they all have looked great and lasted long enough for me,I prefer the aerosol cans vs any gels or liquid,but as we all know you just got to try'em out and then decide for yourself.
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Old 06-16-2012, 12:52 PM   #7
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K thanks guys, im gonna hit up the pep. and autozone and see what they have
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Old 06-16-2012, 10:06 PM   #8
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ok so i bought the turtle wax's black tire coat, and maaaaaaaaan is it shinny i put it on and threw the car in the garage, so tomorrow ill let u know how i like the final look of it
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Old 06-16-2012, 10:47 PM   #9
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ok so i bought the turtle wax's black tire coat, and maaaaaaaaan is it shinny i put it on and threw the car in the garage, so tomorrow ill let u know how i like the final look of it
Hope you like it. The stuffs damn near permanent.

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Old 06-16-2012, 10:54 PM   #10
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+1 I just use regular ole Armor All.
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Old 06-16-2012, 11:06 PM   #11
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Meguirs endurance. Its purple, applied with a sponge applicator and lasts a really long time. A bit pricey but its worth it. Another i've tried that was really great is black magic matte finish.

Make sure your tires are clean before applying any tire shine. Prep work is the key with pretty much everything.
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Old 06-17-2012, 12:58 AM   #12
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Old 06-17-2012, 01:03 AM   #13
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ADAMS VRT!!!
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Old 06-17-2012, 01:06 AM   #14
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I've been curious to try the Turtle Wax Black Tire shine. I like the wet look.
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