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RESULTS
Liquid or gel wax (10)
RATINGS
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Gloss improvement
Durability
Ease of removal
Ease of application
Cleaning
Scratching, hazing
Compatibility with plastic
Price per oz.
Ounces per bottle
Gloss improvement
Durability
Ease of removal
Ease of application
Cleaning
Scratching, hazing
Compatibility with plastic
Price per oz.
Ounces per bottle
Gloss improvement
Durability
Ease of removal
Ease of application
Cleaning
Scratching, hazing
Compatibility with plastic
Price per oz.
Ounces per bottle
Gloss improvement
Durability
Ease of removal
Ease of application
Cleaning
Scratching, hazing
Compatibility with plastic
Price per oz.
Ounces per bottle
Gloss improvement
Durability
Ease of removal
Ease of application
Cleaning
Scratching, hazing
Compatibility with plastic
Price per oz.
Ounces per bottle
Gloss improvement
Durability
Ease of removal
Ease of application
Cleaning
Scratching, hazing
Compatibility with plastic
Price per oz.
Ounces per bottle
Gloss improvement
Durability
Ease of removal
Ease of application
Cleaning
Scratching, hazing
Compatibility with plastic
Price per oz.
Ounces per bottle
Gloss improvement
Durability
Ease of removal
Ease of application
Cleaning
Scratching, hazing
Compatibility with plastic
Price per oz.
Ounces per bottle
Car wax
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Gloss improvement
Durability
Ease of removal
Ease of application
Cleaning
Scratching, hazing
Compatibility with plastic
Price per oz.
Ounces per bottle
Car wax
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Gloss improvement
Durability
Ease of removal
Ease of application
Cleaning
Scratching, hazing
Compatibility with plastic
Price per oz.
Ounces per bottle
Paste wax (5)
RATINGS
SPECS
 
Gloss improvement
Durability
Ease of removal
Ease of application
Cleaning
Scratching, hazing
Compatibility with plastic
Price per oz.
Ounces per bottle
Gloss improvement
Durability
Ease of removal
Ease of application
Cleaning
Scratching, hazing
Compatibility with plastic
Price per oz.
Ounces per bottle
Gloss improvement
Durability
Ease of removal
Ease of application
Cleaning
Scratching, hazing
Compatibility with plastic
Price per oz.
Ounces per bottle
Gloss improvement
Durability
Ease of removal
Ease of application
Cleaning
Scratching, hazing
Compatibility with plastic
Price per oz.
Ounces per bottle
Car wax
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Gloss improvement
Durability
Ease of removal
Ease of application
Cleaning
Scratching, hazing
Compatibility with plastic
Price per oz.
Ounces per bottle