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Old 06-08-2017, 08:10 PM   #1
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What maintenance is required after polishing trailer?
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More polishing?
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Old 06-09-2017, 11:54 AM   #3
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As soon as you stop polishing, the aluminum starts to oxidize again.
depending on the product you use to polish, it will take more or less time before you need a complete re polish, but eventually it will no longer be shiny.

The nuvite is supposed to last a long time but I haven't' tried that yet.

I've been waxing my trailer since I started polishing and it keeps the shine along time. Regular car wax works for me.
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Polish to a mirror then a wax to seal it. Or use a polish that has carnauba in it such a speedy all metal polish. This will help keep the shine longer. There is also coatings like sharkhide, exo - armour and alumaclear that act as a temporary clear coat for a few years. Best shine is just re-polishing often, longest lasting is the clear coat products I mentioned.
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