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    hi guys i need some advice on what wax to use on my oyster vectra been thinkin of megs #26 but would greatly appreciate the advice from u guys, also where the cheapest place to get it would be nice thanks in advance

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    megs tech wax all the way for me....get it from halfrauds, in purple bottle (a bit like cillit bang) goes on like a dream

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    I'm using megs #16 on my star silver and it comes up a treat.

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    hasnt that got cleaner in it though and will strip some of the srp and egp

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    hasnt that got cleaner in it though and will strip some of the srp and egp
    I take it you on about the NXT. The #16 hasn't, and its very easy to work with and still beads well after a couple of months.

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    yeah meant the nxt, got some light swirls all over so the srp will mask then to a degree so dont wanna clean that away with a cleaner wax. might also use megs scratch x to reduce them

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    Or Megs DC1. That will strip your srp anyway wont it? Ive just got some #7 show car glaze for my minor swirls, just waiting for a spare weekend to do the full treatment, Clay, DC1, #7 ect.

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    got 2 weeks off in september for mine, will be washin ( hard work as it is cos i live in a flat and no hosepipe so multiple bucketfulls of water) then clay then srp maybe 2 coats then egp again maybe 2 coats a day apart then wax maybe more than one coat

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    Id always advise using Pinnacle Souveran wax, its expensive at around £40 per tub but it lasts for ages and leaves a brilliant shine and long lasting protection - makes my dads star silver astra look amazing and leaves good reflections.

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    how good is megs atage 3? would it be ok used on top of autoglym srp and egp???

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