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Spiffy668 11-04-2002 10:01 AM

Convertible tops?
What do you guys use, if anything at all, to clean/protect your tops? I do like the wet look cuz when the black is dry, it looks pretty dull. I was thinking something like armorall, but I'm sure there's got to be something better out there. Any suggestions?? Thanks. :D

Topless In Tex 11-07-2002 10:58 PM

I dont ever put anything on mine cuz its always down anyways! :)
PLUS...its bout to be replaced w/ my new one thats in my living room. Ive heard that armorall can crack or dry the top, but I dont know how true that is...
I too like a shiny look on my black or plastic parts. I would suggest a tire shine...maybe just a lite one...ENDURANCE is great, but might be too greasy. Eagle One makes TIRE WET that is a spray... If you use armorall, the DETAILERS AVANTAGE is the best one Ive found for a really shiny, wet look!
Lemme know which you decided you like!

cobrabitn 11-08-2002 07:28 AM

Most Armorall products are alcohol based. They would not be good for anything leather, rubber, and most likely vinyl. Use a vinly top dressing and you should be okay. I'd recommend 3M as it works good on all plastics, rubber, and vinyl. Just my opinion. ;)

98BlueVert 11-14-2002 03:02 PM

i use vinlyex. it works good and lasts a fairly long time.

redsnake99 11-14-2002 06:52 PM

I use Raggtopp from Haartz, ordered online from the web. Seems to work better than anything else I've tried.


bolt-on 12-08-2002 06:06 PM

Mothers Convertible Top Cleaner followed up with Vinylex. MCA judges have been impressed with the results.

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