Are there any retail products worth buying

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  1. Pineapple Devil

    Pineapple Devil beat it!

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    I have a white integra gsr that has basically no wax/polish on it right now. My goal is to make it shine and protect the paint. Theres some blemishes on it so I assume I'll need to claybar it some.

    What product do I need? Claybar, wax, polish?
    Is there anything I can buy at a retail store that would work for a good result?
    If I cannot find my orbital I'll have to do it by hand.

    Thanks for the info
     
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    Meguiar's, Mother's and 3M all have good products that are sold at the retail level. Clay Magic's clay bar kit is also pretty easy to find. Most automotive paint stores carrry Meguiar's and/or 3M's professional product lines.

    The Vroom microfiber towels (espeically the orange and grey) are available at Target and quite good.
     
  3. Pineapple Devil

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    what would you recommend from retail for a white car to shine and protect?
     
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    Meguiars #26 would probably be your best bet.
     
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    i just got meguiars clay bar kit with quik detailer. it actually worked really well and was like $8
     
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    will it last?


    ive used a meguiars cleaner wax before and it lasts a couple weeks before the shine is gone. or could it be something i did wrong? i did it by hand with terry cloth towels.
     
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    Cleaner waxes are a compromise since they do two jobs instead of just one. #26 is one of the more durable waxes available period. Looks damn good too.
     
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    meguairs claybar and #26 it is

    thanks
     
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    #26 is a great wax. Probably the best OTC wax you can get.
    I've topped NXT 2.0 with #26 and i was impressed. Really impressed!
     

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