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Old 05-26-2013, 06:12 PM   #205
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I know how to spell Zaino. Z-A-I-N-O.
Look at you. Now if they could only learn how to properly label their products.

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Old 05-26-2013, 06:24 PM   #206
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I haven't used Zaino products personally so I can't comment. But they just seem like they're stuck 10 years ago and with a very regimented system of how-to. I mean come on here's an excerpt from their site "I prefer high quality name brand 100% Cotton Towels Large White Bath Size for washing, drying and polishing. I don't like sponges natural or synthetic or any wash mitts, since they all can scratch."

But I guess they do good business, not to mention the Junkman flock that beg for borderless blondes and sell them out in no time for months.
Agreed. That's why I stopped using it... 10 years ago.

I had a discussion with Dylan at Adams when I was an admin on a G8 message board and he said essentially the same thing. I tried Tropicare products in the past as well, so now it's Adams turn.

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Look at you. Now if they could only learn how to properly label their products.
Yeah, and only if Autopia could screw their caps on tight.
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Old 05-26-2013, 06:29 PM   #207
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Agreed. That's why I stopped using it... 10 years ago.

I had a discussion with Dylan at Adams when I was an admin on a G8 message board and he said essentially the same thing. I tried Tropicare products in the past as well, so now it's Adams turn.


Yeah, and only if Autopia could screw their caps on tight.
That would be like a dream come true.
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Old 05-26-2013, 06:49 PM   #208
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I guess I am a defector now. I have been using Adams for some time probably about 2004, well I got my optimum polish , micro fiber pads, chemical guys black light and black fire sealant. Holy Sh$t the polish is great and I can say I can't find a swirl on my car. The other two go on and off like a dream. I'll apply a second coat of blackfire tomorrow and cap it with Americana on Tuesday night. Pics to come but my black paint looks like you can step into it!
I agree, all those products are great, especially the polishes.
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Old 05-26-2013, 07:05 PM   #209
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What is the best leather conditioner for our cars? Or what ever the hell are seats are made out of lol
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Old 05-26-2013, 07:10 PM   #210
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What is the best leather conditioner for our cars? Or what ever the hell are seats are made out of lol
Doesn't really matter on this godawful urethane coated leather. You're conditioning the plastic on top, not the leather. I like Werkstat Satin Prot for all interior surfaces. Ultima Interior Guard Plus is a great one too.
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Old 05-26-2013, 07:20 PM   #211
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Doesn't really matter on this godawful urethane coated leather. You're conditioning the plastic on top, not the leather. I like Werkstat Satin Prot for all interior surfaces. Ultima Interior Guard Plus is a great one too.
exactly - all plastic now....I use poorboty's natural look - matte finish....
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Old 05-26-2013, 07:35 PM   #212
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What is the best leather conditioner for our cars? Or what ever the hell are seats are made out of lol
Well I maintain my leather with ultima interior guard. Leaves my seats super smooth and plastic doesn't turn greasy
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Old 05-26-2013, 08:00 PM   #213
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Doesn't really matter on this godawful urethane coated leather. You're conditioning the plastic on top, not the leather. I like Werkstat Satin Prot for all interior surfaces. Ultima Interior Guard Plus is a great one too.
Ya I don't like the fake leather but what can ya do. I will try one of those when my current bottle runs out. Thanks for the info!
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Old 05-26-2013, 10:10 PM   #214
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Had some help today. And if you ever catch me washing in the afternoon sun again you have my permission to I feel like a rookie I just finished going over the car with detail spray and some Americana and I still see spots. Seriously had fun with my daughter but I don't know how you pros keep the spots off the car in the sun.
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Old 05-26-2013, 10:13 PM   #215
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Rinseless washes. Dry the panel before water even has a chance to sit on it and etch in.
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Old 05-26-2013, 10:18 PM   #216
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Rinseless washes. Dry the panel before water even has a chance to sit on it and etch in.
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Old 05-26-2013, 10:21 PM   #217
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That's the one ^ !
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Old 05-26-2013, 10:23 PM   #218
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The only thing I do is I put the towel on the car without ringing it out watsoever - I want it dripping and sopping so the paint gets as much water for lube as possible...and don't press but hold by corners and pull the whole towel across the surface for max lubricity...
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Old 05-26-2013, 11:01 PM   #219
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Ok ok I'll try it. I just love my process and when I get a jump on the day my driveway doesn't see the sun till about 10:30. This is the first time I washed it in the sun and it will be my last.
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Old 05-26-2013, 11:09 PM   #220
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Had some help today. And if you ever catch me washing in the afternoon sun again you have my permission to I feel like a rookie I just finished going over the car with detail spray and some Americana and I still see spots. Seriously had fun with my daughter but I don't know how you pros keep the spots off the car in the sun.
Who cares? Having fun with your daughter is what counts. You're not gonna look at this picture in ten years and remember the water spots. I give you credit for 'being there' when so many these days aren't.

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Old 05-26-2013, 11:36 PM   #221
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It's pretty awesome on glass too.
Good stuff - started using it after every wash.
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