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post #1 of 6 Old 04-05-2013, 10:59 PM Thread Starter
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Shiny and dark as new fenders... how?

The weather here is the midwest was a bit cold so I decided to take my TJ 2002 to a professional car wash instead of tending to it as I usually do. After the wash and treatment, I took it home and stored it in the garage overnight. The next day when I took the Jeep out, I was pleasantly surprised at how good it looked. The wash was great, but they also used SOMETHING on the fenders and bumpers to make them darker (instead of the faded grayish look) and shinier... it really looks nice!

So I was hoping someone here can give me ideas of what they could have used on the fenders and bumpers (which like I said above were looking greyish and aged) to make them shine, sparkle and look like new. Any and all suggestions appreciated!


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In the original thread I meant to say "fender flare".
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Your best bet is to go ask them what they put on it....

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most likely they used tire shine of some type. it will eventually wash off and fade again. but tire shine and armorall seem to work well.

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