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    Does Gold Class Premium Quik Detailer function as a sealant?

    Just foamed, washed and clayed one of my vehicles, the last step with the Meguiars Quik Clay starter kit

    Finished off with Gold Class Premium Quik Detailer, and all looks OK, but I'm reading that a sealant should follow clay - does the Gold Class Premium function as a sealant, or should I consider something else?

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    Re: Does Gold Class Premium Quik Detailer function as a sealant?

    Quote Originally Posted by Vic Fontaine View Post
    Just foamed, washed and clayed one of my vehicles, the last step with the Meguiars Quik Clay starter kit

    Finished off with Gold Class Premium Quik Detailer, and all looks OK, but I'm reading that a sealant should follow clay - does the Gold Class Premium function as a sealant, or should I consider something else?
    Hi Vic,

    Gold Class Premium Quik Detailer does not function as a protective wax/sealant. It would be recommended to apply a more traditional liquid or paste wax/sealant, like our 3 in 1 Wax or Ultimate Wax. 3 in 1 Wax is a "Cleaner Wax" with ability to remove light swirls & fine scratches. Ultimate Wax does not have cleaning ability, & offers more protection, but ideally should be applied to a paint which is defect free. You might also consider checking out our 5 Step Paint Care Cycle thread:

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    Re: Does Gold Class Premium Quik Detailer function as a sealant?

    Thanks. What's the worst that could happen if I don't apply the sealant right away, having clayed the car and applied the detailer?

    Is there likely to be any harm done over (say) a couple of days before applying the sealant, assuming normal driving usage?

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    Re: Does Gold Class Premium Quik Detailer function as a sealant?

    Quote Originally Posted by Vic Fontaine View Post
    Thanks. What's the worst that could happen if I don't apply the sealant right away, having clayed the car and applied the detailer?

    Is there likely to be any harm done over (say) a couple of days before applying the sealant, assuming normal driving usage?
    You will be fine, there are many other people who never clay or wax their car & the paint last for years. Just make sure to remove any bird dropping or water spots ASAP. (Should be doing anyways but wax does buy you a little time.)
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    Re: Does Gold Class Premium Quik Detailer function as a sealant?

    Follow-up - I've used almost all of the bottle of Quik Detailer that was supplied in the Clay Starter Kit, but still have lots of the Gold Class detailer left.

    Next time round, on my other vehicle, is the Gold Class detailer fluid also suitable to use as the lubricant for the clay barring?

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    Re: Does Gold Class Premium Quik Detailer function as a sealant?

    Quote Originally Posted by Vic Fontaine View Post
    Follow-up - I've used almost all of the bottle of Quik Detailer that was supplied in the Clay Starter Kit, but still have lots of the Gold Class detailer left.

    Next time round, on my other vehicle, is the Gold Class detailer fluid also suitable to use as the lubricant for the clay barring?
    Yeah, just using a more expensive product...
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