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What product do you use on your tires to make them look new and shiny?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by tgrizzle73, Dec 13, 2013.

  1. Dec 13, 2013 at 12:31 PM
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    tgrizzle73

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    Armor All?
     
  2. Dec 13, 2013 at 12:33 PM
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    757 Taco

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  3. Dec 13, 2013 at 12:34 PM
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    steviestyles

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    I only use Westley's Bleach white to clean. Honestly those tire dressing do little more than attract dirt and dry rot your sidewalls.
     
  4. Dec 13, 2013 at 12:44 PM
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    DoorDing

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    Fluid Film
     
  5. Dec 13, 2013 at 12:45 PM
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    richardbui23

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    really?
     
  6. Dec 13, 2013 at 12:54 PM
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    peiscooter

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  7. Dec 13, 2013 at 12:55 PM
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    DoorDing

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    Yup.

    Will Fluid Film® adversely affect plastic or rubber?
    No, Fluid Film® has no adverse effects on plastics or synthetic rubber. On 100% natural rubber, some swelling can occur.

    Also - 0:20

    http://youtu.be/ICPiDOyA4T4

    I was spraying the underside and the tires still looked rough from my last trip, so I gave them some FF. Looks ok to me, and couldn't be easier.
     
  8. Dec 13, 2013 at 1:13 PM
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    Mr Salty

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    Meguiers Hot Shot Tire Foam. Just make sure you get the foam one, the other one sucks IMO.

    I like it becuase it coats real well yet doesn't leave a ton a build up. It also gives it that new look without the high gloss, not big on my tires being real glossy.

    I recommend cleaning your tires first though and letting them dry before applying. Personally I think this a great product and I've been using it for while now.

    Oh and make sure you do this in the street because it will leave grease stains on the driveway.
     
  9. Dec 13, 2013 at 1:17 PM
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    2006TRDSPORT

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    ^^^Agreed...Armor All SUX! The Meguires is the best I've found hands down with the best shine that lasts the longest.
     
  10. Dec 13, 2013 at 1:17 PM
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    OffroadToy

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    Just soap and water... i don't care for shiny truck tires.
     
  11. Dec 13, 2013 at 1:17 PM
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    blakes09

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    Tire foam
     
  12. Dec 13, 2013 at 1:18 PM
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    thanks! gotta try that
     
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    A friend of mine from a while back said he used sugar water.
     
  14. Dec 13, 2013 at 1:53 PM
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    TaylorU

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    Bingo! I use this then even out the coat with a sponge and it looks great afterwards.
     
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    Pugga

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  16. Dec 13, 2013 at 1:58 PM
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    Adams Super VRT. Its not as glossy as some of the other products.
     
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    Another vote for time foam. I'm not partial to a particular brand.
     
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    sofiasdad11

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    Meguiars tire gel. heard good things about their foam, but haven't tried it yet. the gel lasts for a good while though, nothing I've tried lasts longer. and yes, it's shiny.................


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  20. Dec 13, 2013 at 2:14 PM
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    jw1983

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    Meguirs spray or foam.
     
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