Waxing Your Car

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Should I wax my car?

Waxing Your Car

Waxing does more than help maintain that fresh-from-the-factory look, it is actually and essential part of car maintenance that helps your car hold its used car value in the event you want to resell it someday. It can prevent damage to you paint job, which in turn, prevents rust from forming.

You should wax your car at least three times a year. If you live in a foul weather climate where sand, salt, and chemicals are used to treat the roads, make sure you apply a fresh coat before the first snow flies.

There are many different brands of wax, but most come in two forms: liquid or paste. Both tyes are effective,however, make sure you follow the manufacturer's directions closely. A mistake with wax is often hard to hide.

   

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