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Old 05-07-2013, 06:35 PM   #1
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New tacoma, what to do with finish?

Just bought a 2013 Tacoma and wondering how to take care of the finish? Wax now or wait? What's the best wax?
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Old 05-07-2013, 06:56 PM   #2
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Since paint is new let it fully cure before waxing.. Maybe a few months... Although thats oldschool stuff.. I still practice it... Can't go wrong with meguiers or any good carnauba wax.
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^ most paint seal is an overpriced wax job.... I disagree
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Old 05-07-2013, 07:11 PM   #5
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Yup Beavis

I agree with Beavis... Got the paint seal on my 2011 and it was a poor wax job and nothing more. I traded it in for a 2013 a week ago and waxed it right away with maquires....
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Wax or seal it right away. There is no wait time on factory paint because it's baked at the factory.

I disagree with the cheap wax job comments with a quality sealant. Blackfire Wet Diamond is the best I have used. 39.99 a bottle and it will last forever.

Does this look like a cheap wax job? All done by hand.

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^ nothing diff than a good quality wax. ....
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don't wait to wax it, it does not have to cure. any good quality wax will do, I am sure there are some good sealants out there but regular washing and waxing will suffice.
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