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Old 10-15-2012, 09:11 AM
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Another testament to Meguiar's Ultimate Compound...

I was really expecting nothing out of this...so I was very pleasantly suprised when I applied some UC to my wife's Liberty's faded wiper arms. They went from this:


To this....with hardly ANY effort, by hand.



I was going to remove, wire wheel, and paint, but after 2 minutes MAYBE with some UC, I didn't even have to bother removing them.
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Re: Another testament to Meguiar's Ultimate Compound...

Wow, vast improvement.

Something I'd never have thought of polishing either to be honest as they looked fine before!
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Wow, vast improvement.

Something I'd never have thought of polishing either to be honest as they looked fine before!

Oh, they were crappier than my iphone's camera could show. Sun-faded. I like the matte-black look, but not when it's due to sun fading. I'll be topping them with a coat of wax tonight before I forget again.
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Re: Another testament to Meguiar's Ultimate Compound...

nice...i try and keep them sealed 2x a year, and spray detail them every other wash, they get water spotted, fade, and just stick out in a bad way especially on black. You would think they could put a little better coating on them for what vehicles cost.
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nice...i try and keep them sealed 2x a year, and spray detail them every other wash, they get water spotted, fade, and just stick out in a bad way especially on black. You would think they could put a little better coating on them for what vehicles cost.
Yeah...no kidding...these things take a beating from every angle, you'd think they'd do a little better job with the coatings. One little stone chip and it's pretty much over. I can't tell you how many times I've taken wiper arms off, wire brushed, and re-painted.
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