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Discount Tire/New Tire Question

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by canyonchaser, Nov 18, 2011.

  1. Nov 18, 2011 at 9:38 AM
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    canyonchaser

    canyonchaser [OP] Duae Rotarum per Sempre

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    So, when I got my new tires at DT, the last thing they did was spray on some stuff and wipe down the tires. Whatever this substance was, it seemed to make the tires look fantastic. Not glossy black like most tire stuff, but a nice clean black.

    Anybody know what this stuff is?

    dp
     
  2. Nov 18, 2011 at 9:39 AM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    Not sure but I do know that scrubbing them with comet and a stiff bristle nylon brush makes tires super black, but not stupid glossy looking.
     
  3. Nov 18, 2011 at 9:51 AM
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  4. Nov 18, 2011 at 9:59 AM
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  5. Nov 18, 2011 at 10:02 AM
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    Not sure where you saw $80? This stuff is 29 and it lasts forever.
     
  6. Nov 18, 2011 at 10:06 AM
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    canyonchaser

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    Dur. I saw the "deal of the day" on the left. :)
     
  7. Nov 18, 2011 at 10:07 AM
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    I see, understandable mistake. Good luck in your search!
     
  8. Nov 18, 2011 at 10:40 AM
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    KPT sees what you did there.

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    Fink Motorboatin' SOB

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    I recommend this stuff...

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  10. Nov 18, 2011 at 11:43 AM
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    When I worked there we just used low gloss armor all. That was over 10 years ago.

    Just call your store and ask them each store might differ.
     
  11. Nov 18, 2011 at 11:55 AM
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    xJuice

    xJuice My spoon is too Big!

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    :thumbsup:
     
  12. Nov 18, 2011 at 2:06 PM
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    I just got tires there today. The shine is o.k. but I prefer it more flat then that.
     
  13. Nov 21, 2011 at 6:17 AM
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    Greetings;

    If you just want a clean, non-shiny black, wipe your tires down with Bleach White after you wash your truck. It's cheap and you can get it anywhere.



    Bryon
     
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