Part 2. Waxing Your Car. Choose a wax that you will use on your car. Place some wax onto the foam applicator that came with the wax. Using gentle and overlapping circular motions, apply the wax evenly over a small section of the car. Buff the car (optional). Let the wax sit for a few minutes per the car wax.
Hand Application. Apply car wax or paint sealant in the shade. Always apply car wax or paint sealant to a dry vehicle. Thin, thin, thin! Poly foam wax applicators are the best for achieving a thin, even coat. Buff the haze away with microfiber.
Even if you use a car-washing product that has wax in it, you must still give most. Unless your vehicle came with specific instructions from the manufacturer, you