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Car wax versus car polish

What’s the difference between car wax and car polish? Car wax is a shiny coating that seals the pores of the paint and adds gloss. Car polish, on the other hand is a product that’s designed to remove scratches and bring up the shine of the paint. It isn’t a coating like wax. It doesn’t provide long term protection. Think of it more like sandpaper that smooths out your wood project before applying a protective urethane. Polish= fine sandpaper Wax=Shellac or urethane coating Some car waxes do double duty as … Read More


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