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Old 04-24-2011, 09:44 PM
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Default Wax that won't leave white on trim

I have had a few detailers tell me there is such a thing but I can't find it.

Anyone know a brand that won't leave the white marks on your trim if you accidentally hit it?
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A non carnuba wax should be what you are looking for. I don't know of any off hand, but that is a start. There is a really good one that starts with a "z." Maybe someone will chime in and help out.
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Optimum Optiseal, which is a pure sealant that can be applied to anything. You can coat an entire vehicle on 1/5 of an ounce. Optima paint guard plus is a similar product.

I personally use Collinite 845. I apply it to my trim and it leaves a nice slick black finish that protects for months. Given, you have to apply it and remove it instantly, but it leaves awesome protection on smooth plastic surfaces.
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turtlewax ice works great and is available anywhere
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Zanio works good also. The best thing to do is to mask your trim off before you start to wax--then you don't have to worry about it.
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turtle ice......
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i use the turtlewax ice and you can go right over plastics with no white resedue now the paste wax im not sure cuz iv always used the liquid stuff
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Turtlewax Ice hands down.
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I just avoid the trim...
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I always mask the trim with green painter`s tape, it takes a bit of time, but I prefer a carnauba based wax. I like Poorboy;s Nattys Blue, could almost eat it, it smells so good lol.
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