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Best car wax product??

Seen as my Brera is in Alfa Red, I want to make sure it's as protected as it possibly can be so was thinking it would be a good idea to buy a quality wax product. Can anybody recommend any good wax products that really gives a good protective layer for the paint?
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I have had good results from bilt amber autobalm..

you have to get the application just right in terms of amount, (not very much and much less even then than you think) but if you get it right its awesome.


nothing has made my GT look newer and shinier than this stuff! and it lasts a good while, no mean feat on a nearly 10 year old black car.
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I have had good results from bilt amber autobalm..

you have to get the application just right in terms of amount, (not very much and much less even then than you think) but if you get it right its awesome.


nothing has made my GT look newer and shinier than this stuff! and it lasts a good while, no mean feat on a nearly 10 year old black car.
2nd this. Makes my gabbianno blue paint sparkle!

About 8-9 for a very small tub mind that I have used twice so far and have very little left so I would say 3 applications max.

My wife scraped our car pulling it out of the garage leaving the white paint all over the wheel arch. The paint just simply wiped away leaving no traces behind much to her relief ! I reckon this autobalm helped massively with providing a hard layer of protection.
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Thanks for the speedy replies, much appreciated. I'll be sure to get some of this!
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Im a huge fan of Harley Wax, easy to put on and take off, do the whole car in on and not a panel at a time, great shine and is the same stuff as used by the Americans in the 50s with their hot rods and custom cars.
100% carnuba, cheap too
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have a read of the Detailing forum, youll get everything on there
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Cheers for the responses
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If your car is parked outdoors then Collinite is in my experience the best. In any event this is my favourite website for all things to do with car cleaning ...http://www.cleanyourcar.co.uk
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ive go two layers of collinite 845 on mine, easy to use and like with all waxes, less is more.
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I have Collinite as a base
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I got a red 159. Once a year I use Farcla G10 to remove swirls then poorboys dark glaze then every couple of months Dodo Juice banana amour this is great stuff the car has a real wet look and great water beading. I then use Dodo juice red mist tropical as a detailer between waxes.

Dont take it to a jet wash and make sure any shampoo is wax safe so it wont strip it off.

Dodo juice is not cheap but it does a great job i got my first go with on ebay with a 6 tester pot.
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What about the quartz like coating stuff? eg:

POLISHANGEL GLASSCOAT ™ | COSMICCARPRO
CarPro Cquartz
Gyeon Q2 Mohs
Nanolex Si3D
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Go to Polished Bliss website, I buy most of my stuff from there (sometimes Halfords) they give product reviews and also their own opinions, well worth checking out.
As for the Harley Wax, you'll only get that on the internet as, unless changed recently, there's just the one UK supplier, if you are after a carnuba wax then you wont be disappointed with the product and you'll definitely be well happy with the price.
Its a case of trying a few and see what products do the job for the price you are willing to pay, there's some great products out there but some can cost a small fortune.

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