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TW wheel cleaner in the flourescent green bottle works very well. The Meguiars foam works well and lasts a while. ...


View Poll Results: Favorite Wheel/Tire Cleaner/Shine
Turtle Wax Tire Dressing 5 6.85%
Armor All Extreme Tire Shine 12 16.44%
Turtle Wax Wheel Cleaner 3 4.11%
Armor All Wheel Cleaner 4 5.48%
ArmorAll Gold Cap Foam 1 1.37%
McGuires Hot Shine Tire Gloss 36 49.32%
PPC formula 2 0 0%
Adam's Super VRT 10 13.70%
Mothers Reflections 7 9.59%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 73. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 09-05-2012, 12:04 AM   #11 (permalink)
 
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TW wheel cleaner in the flourescent green bottle works very well. The Meguiars foam works well and lasts a while. The non-foaming spray lasts even longer, but doesn't clean the tires as well as the foam.


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Old 09-29-2012, 11:49 AM   #12 (permalink)
 
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Used to use More Shine/More time from Stoner but cant find it anywhere in NC, so i;ve use Mequires Hot Shine works great. Also use mequires tire Foam on my wheel liners makes them nice and shiny


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Old 10-03-2012, 12:01 PM   #13 (permalink)
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I use turtle wax wet n black and I love it do sent give the wet look so much but does give very black tires that last
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Anyone ever try scrubbing bubbles on their wheels? Works like a charm!
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That's a pretty narrow list, with no 'Other' option?
I've used Meguiars Endurance liquid, applied with a sponge applicator for years. It looks wet but not shiny, and doesn;t sling off.
I don't use a rim/tire cleaner; I just do a good job when washing the car, and follow up with a quick wipe of Mothers Showtime instant detailer after the tire dressing.


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Originally Posted by ramhunter9 View Post
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X2...green wheel cleaner is awesome!

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The best pre-cleaner is a little Tornado 50. Takes brake dust and road grime right off the rims and sidewalls.


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Old 12-25-2012, 01:42 PM   #18 (permalink)
 
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Just used mcGuires and i cant imagine there is anything better then this stuff!

My wheels were real dirty too! It took me 30 minutes to get them to shine





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Meguiars 40 is great....i use Pinnacle Tire Gel too.....both are great and Pinnacle gives more wet look and Mequiars IMO gives a really clean tire look...matte finish..
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I will share my top secret tire cleaning method to people here only... Shh dont tell anyone... lol

I Use Wesleys Tire Bleach _weather you have white letters or not it cleans them black! then dry and apply a liberal amount of Stoner Trim SHine... Very hard to find but if you find it get a case. drys fast gives a good sheen not super glossy but like new tires.

I always get compliments. and it stays nice for at least a weak.
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