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303 Automotive Protectant or Something Else? #4761565 05/19/18 01:59 AM
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I'm thinking of using 303 protectant for the dash and other trim pieces. Any other suggestions?

Re: 303 Automotive Protectant or Something Else? [Re: CJWinWA] #4761572 05/19/18 02:31 AM
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I like 303

Re: 303 Automotive Protectant or Something Else? [Re: Shannow] #4761636 05/19/18 06:10 AM
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Originally Posted By: Shannow
I like 303


Me too.


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Re: 303 Automotive Protectant or Something Else? [Re: demarpaint] #4761666 05/19/18 06:50 AM
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I used to use it but found it would wash off far too easily, show streaks, and not last long at all. For exterior black trim I use Mothers Back to Black which lasts much longer.

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Re: 303 Automotive Protectant or Something Else? [Re: CJWinWA] #4761750 05/19/18 08:25 AM
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Excellent product but expensive in my book. I used it exclusively until this:
https://www.amazon.com/Surf-City-Garage-103-Interior/dp/B001JT5HBS

I thank Satinsiver for making me aware of this product.

Re: 303 Automotive Protectant or Something Else? [Re: RTexasF] #4761773 05/19/18 08:51 AM
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Great to see you on here Rick. You've helped me with a ton of detailing knowledge over the years starting on the Accord forum. So thank you also. thumbsup

Re: 303 Automotive Protectant or Something Else? [Re: CJWinWA] #4761814 05/19/18 09:41 AM
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I bought it once and hated it. My bottle of plain jane Armor All blew it away.

I'm going to buy a bottle of Chemical Guys New Car Shine Premium Dressing and see how I like it.


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Re: 303 Automotive Protectant or Something Else? [Re: CJWinWA] #4761933 05/19/18 12:09 PM
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I have only bought it once. It was "okay." It did a good job restoring the rubber on wore out windshield wipers.


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Re: 303 Automotive Protectant or Something Else? [Re: CJWinWA] #4761947 05/19/18 12:28 PM
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Here is another option that I've heard good things about:

nextzett 92470515 Cockpit Premium

I might be giving this a try soon, alternatively 3M Leather and Vinyl Restorer.


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I tried it and wasn't overly impressed. I will stick with Mothers VLR.


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Re: 303 Automotive Protectant or Something Else? [Re: CJWinWA] #4761980 05/19/18 01:02 PM
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I use Griot's Interior Detailer on my wife's car - it leaves a natural finish with no shine.

I use Meguiar's Ultimate Interior Detailer in my car - makes the black pieces pop with a nice uniform shine.


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Re: 303 Automotive Protectant or Something Else? [Re: Quattro Pete] #4761986 05/19/18 01:12 PM
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Originally Posted By: Quattro Pete
Here is another option that I've heard good things about:

nextzett 92470515 Cockpit Premium

I might be giving this a try soon, alternatively 3M Leather and Vinyl Restorer.


Be a BOSS and get the 338 ounce option. smile

Prob works out better on the per ounce price.

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Thanks to all for the advice.

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I'm a fan. I've used it for 15 years. I only use it on the dash/interior trim. I use other products for exterior trim and tires.


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I use 303 on all the plastic and rubber on my '15 Canyon, as it sits outside 24/7. Still looking great.


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