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Discussion in 'Detailing' started by bigdaddytaco, Apr 24, 2011.

  1. Apr 24, 2011 at 3:26 PM
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    bigdaddytaco

    bigdaddytaco [OP] Well-Known Member

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    whats the best wax for a white truck that money can buy
     
  2. Apr 24, 2011 at 3:29 PM
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    Rakso

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    There's plenty, I would recommend this one.

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    Look formeguiar's and mother's products as well.
     
  3. Apr 24, 2011 at 4:04 PM
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    sounds good any more
     
  4. Apr 24, 2011 at 4:04 PM
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    check out detailed image website. they have tons of stuff on there
     
  5. Apr 24, 2011 at 4:12 PM
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  6. Apr 24, 2011 at 4:13 PM
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  7. Apr 24, 2011 at 8:14 PM
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  8. Apr 25, 2011 at 4:27 AM
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  9. Apr 25, 2011 at 4:31 AM
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    Meguairs # 26.... use a good cleaner wax prior.

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  10. Apr 25, 2011 at 4:35 PM
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    what would be the best way to protect the side paint of my truck from wide tires
     
  11. Apr 25, 2011 at 4:37 PM
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    Mud flaps.

    3M Clear film also...
     
  12. Apr 25, 2011 at 4:40 PM
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  13. Apr 25, 2011 at 4:42 PM
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    dont know much about the 3m clear film explain .i don't wont mud flaps the stick out the side of my truck that would look stupid
     
  14. Apr 25, 2011 at 4:44 PM
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    do a quick search on google for all the info you could ever need on 3M films
     
  15. Apr 25, 2011 at 4:48 PM
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    How far out do your wheels stick? If they stick out really far, there is probably not a whole lot that you can do to prevent it.

    My 2nd gen came with the clear 3m film in the area where rocks are most likely to hit. It has done a good job so far as I do not have any rock chips. My tires are exactly flush with the fenders however...
     
  16. Apr 25, 2011 at 4:48 PM
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    is there not any wax or protectant that would help
     
  17. Apr 25, 2011 at 4:49 PM
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    well im getting 33-12.50
     
  18. Apr 25, 2011 at 5:08 PM
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    If you're concerned about rock-chips, etc from your tires, then no, wax won't help you out. As mentioned above, 3M film would be your best bet. This stuff is amazing, and you already actually have some on your truck. Toyota will sell you pre-cut pieces, but if you can get in touch with a company that does 3M film for hoods (lots of auto detailing companies do it) they can custom-cut you film for wherever you want it.

    By the way, the stuff isn't cheap... $500/roll or something crazy like that, so don't be surprised if it costs a little more than you may think. It's worth it though!
     
  19. May 1, 2011 at 1:46 PM
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    What color is your truck? Are you more interested in longevity or look? Shininess or deep appearance?
     
  20. May 9, 2011 at 7:38 PM
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    travelingman

    travelingman What would Scooby do?

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    As stupid as tires stickin' out the side of your truck?
     
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