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Ok,

yesterday I washed, claybar'd, and waxed my silver 4th gen.

I used the mothers system claybar, which I love, and Meguires
Gold class paste wax. Is there anything else I should do for the
paint and to bring out the shine and protect the paint from the sun?

And if I polished, what is the Best polish to use on a silver car?
 

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irishpilot said:
Is there anything else I should do for the
paint and to bring out the shine and protect the paint from the sun?
All you need to do now is to drive the car under the sun to bring out the shine :bigthumb:
 

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BTW, polish usually comes before the wax. You can use either a mildly abrasive polish, meant to remove slight swirls and brighten the paint at the same time (more common)... or a 'pure' polish that only enhances the paint (i.e. Meguiar's Step #2). The order is typically wash -> claybar -> paint prep/polish -> wax -> enjoy!
 

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^^ If you want to polish one area, get a bottle of isopropyl alcohol (rubbing alcohol). It is usually less then $1 for a pint or two at the grocery store. Apply to a soft cloth then wipe the area. This will remove the wax quickly and the alcohol will evaporate almost immediately, so it won't leave any streaks. Then you'll have a clean surface to polish!
 
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