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Old 07-13-2014, 04:39 PM
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Hey guys. I know that this section isn't utilized much, but I decided I still ought to try. Anyway, I bought a bottle of spray protectant/shine (Vista brand, I think) the other day after reading a bit that it apparently works quite well. I washed my car the day before, let it cool over night, and then applied it. It actually worked really well (my car looks better than it ever has) BUT, I couldn't get some of the streaks out no matter how hard I fought with them. I used two microfiber towels (one to spread and the other to dry). They weren't the highest quality though. Any tips on how to avoid this problem?

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I would use a clay bar to remove the spray wax and then start over using a sealant or conventional carnauba wax.
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Old 07-14-2014, 04:33 PM
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clay bar till its clean =)
 
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Any specific brands that are good for the sealant/carnauba wax? I've never really done much detailing, so any tips are much appreciated too!
 
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I use Wolfgang 3.0 paint sealant and Pinnacle Souveran carnauba wax. Menerza is supposed to be very good, too. www.autogeek.net and www.detailedimage.com are great sites.
 
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Alright. Thanks for the help!
 
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Old 07-21-2014, 04:44 AM
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If you're planning to apply carnauba wax after using sealant, you can use detail spray as well to remove or reduce the dust on the surface of your ride.
 
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