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      11-27-2013, 12:39 PM   #1
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Green magic

I tried searching for this stuff to see if it has been discussed in this forum but came up empty.

Anybody ever tried it, heard anything about it? I found a place that sells it and was curious about what y'all might have to say.

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      11-27-2013, 03:03 PM   #2
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I've never heard of that in particular. However, companies like Optimum and Duragloss make similar products. I've used Optimum's version and found it good.
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are you trying to be environmentally friendly? I only use Swissvax on my Ultimate Driving Machine.
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      12-03-2013, 05:21 PM   #4
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are you trying to be environmentally friendly? I only use Swissvax on my Ultimate Driving Machine.
not at all. I guess I was just surprised that you can actually achieve a "clean finish" with an all natural cleaner.
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      12-03-2013, 05:42 PM   #5
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i still dont get how the finish does not get marred from this?
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      12-17-2013, 11:06 AM   #6
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There are a ton of waterless wash products on the market that are great if you live in an apartment complex with no access to water. I personally would not use a waterless wash unless I had no other choice. And I certainly would not be wiping the car the way they do in the video. Although these new terms like "polymers" are thrown in to make these products seem a lot more than they are, you can still marr and swirl your paint if you do not handle your towel properly. A technique called "rolling" your towel will help prevent dragging of any dirt particles across your paint. Roll the leading edge up as you swipe across a panel to lift the dirt off and away from the paint.

On the upside of waterless washes is it takes a lot less time to go over an entire car. I've done it a handful of times and can finish a sedan in about 45 minutes. You will need 10+ towels. Try also looking up the Gary Dean method. I prefer this over waterless washes as it is much more lubricating.
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I have a friend back home who uses it. He seems to be happy with it. Idk if its because he's a penny pincher or because it does a good job; nonetheless, he's satisfied.
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I use Optimum no rinse wash and shine all the time. As long as you use a bucket with a grit gard and a quality wash mit with a micro fiber drying towel it works great.
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If you're limited on water, go with ONR (Optimum No Rinse). Requires only a couple of gallons to do the trick.
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