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Old 05-25-2019, 10:37 AM   #15
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My car sits in the shop and gets driven around thirty miles a month so mostly its just a california car duster but every couple months it gets a good cleaning.

I use a microfiber long handled brush from wallyworld with Turtle Wax car wash soap. As soon as its rinsed off into the shop the car goes and then it gets a light coat of Turtle Wax Wash and Dry Carnuba spray. Dries quicker with no water spots and i love carnuba for wax over anything else i've used. Actually it needs water to work and instead of two towels i usually only need one to dry it all. Love the smell too.

I'm old school so after its dry all the rubber and plastic get a good coat of furniture polish to keep them in good shape. Love that lemony smell too.
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Old 05-25-2019, 01:55 PM   #16
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Thanks for all of the tips and I figured there would be a section just for car care alone just so i don't go nuts looking, Is there anything I should be careful about the Rally Stripes?
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Old 05-25-2019, 02:55 PM   #17
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I pay a detailer, I'm lazy lol.
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Old 05-25-2019, 04:37 PM   #18
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Thanks for all of the tips and I figured there would be a section just for car care alone just so i don't go nuts looking, Is there anything I should be careful about the Rally Stripes?
Matte stripes?
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Old 05-27-2019, 05:03 AM   #19
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I personally use meguiars ultimate wash and wax anywhere if car is dirty. if its dusty a bit i go with ultimate quick detailer and use separate rags.

if i don't want to bother or it got dirty to a point I am not comfortable using wash and wax product i just go to a car wash and let them use my wash mitt and drying with air followed by microfiber towel.

I pay 1.5 BD which is equivalent 4$ for a guy to hand wax my car after the wash using either meguiars ultimate gold glass wax or meguiars mirror bright wax. its a 30 minutes job approx

tire dressing i use turtles tire shine.
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Old 06-02-2019, 11:19 PM   #20
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Matte stripes?
Yes Matte stripes. Sorry for the delay.
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