AE101 Owners Club
Please log in or register

AE101 Owners Club is a group of 7th gen Corolla enthusiasts from all over the world. If you're a fellow enthusiast, then join us today!
HomeCalendarUsergroupsRegisterLog in
Log in
Log in automatically: 
:: I forgot my password
Latest topics
» E10 corolla saloon Rear Window Visor
Sun Jun 25, 2017 9:41 pm by emmet.harten3

» AE101 arm rest
Sun Jun 25, 2017 9:22 pm by emmet.harten3

» TOM'S style carbon ITB intake cover
Sun Jun 25, 2017 7:45 pm by Toyoloog

»  ★ 1993 Toyota Corolla 花冠 ターボ Saloon ★
Sun Jun 25, 2017 3:49 am by ndongamsap

» From a humble AE101 from Kenya to a complete BEAST
Sat Jun 24, 2017 6:06 am by ndongamsap

» Mines plug & play ECU 4A-GE 20V Silvertop
Thu Jun 22, 2017 8:29 am by Toyoloog

» what front bumper is this?
Mon Jun 19, 2017 10:46 am by Hiro

» My '95 CE100 - commercial variant - AKA Star Van
Mon Jun 19, 2017 2:03 am by Silverarrow

» WTB: AE101 Levin Body Parts - front and rear
Mon Jun 19, 2017 1:13 am by Joeythelips89

» GB's Corolla AE100 SE Limited from Kenya
Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:50 am by ndongamsap

» Charlene the AE102
Sat Jun 17, 2017 11:32 pm by elements616

» Fuchs Titan Race - 15% off at Opies
Thu Jun 15, 2017 11:53 pm by oilman

» FS: 93 Toyota Corolla DX Wagon - 5 Speed Manual
Thu Jun 15, 2017 4:34 pm by Project.D

» Win 2 tickets to Rockingham - 17th/18th June
Wed Jun 14, 2017 7:41 pm by oilman

» Amsoil has landed at Opies!
Mon Jun 12, 2017 7:27 pm by oilman

Who is online?
In total there are 7 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 7 Guests :: 2 Bots


Most users ever online was 91 on Fri Apr 10, 2015 3:08 pm
Top posters
miib14 (7346)
gold94corolla (5263)
MirrorEyes (1556)
magweal (1410)
Sgt_Lyna (1247)
Kiwi-Corolla (1218)
Corolla Sound (1106)
knite (1105)
Argew24 (1039)
We have 3582 registered users
The newest registered user is drowndown

Our users have posted a total of 42293 messages in 2913 subjects

Display results as :
Rechercher Advanced Search
Please Donate to the Site
Like Us On Facebook!

Share | 

 Wax Oil protection

View previous topic View next topic Go down 

Posts : 95
Reputation : 2
Join date : 2012-01-02

PostSubject: Wax Oil protection   Wed Apr 25, 2012 9:12 am

Well I think like most members on here that whatever car you own, you like to keep the bodywork in as good shape as is possible especially when you see some rust buckets on ebay. Small stone chips arise and you apply krust from hamerite as I've done recently then a top coat of paint then a lacquer or in my case a pearl topcoat. But every now and again I do wonder about the underneath. I bend right down when i do clean the car (not some kind of praying ritual) as to get to the sills
and right up to the metal strips that have the jacking points in them. But beyond there that is where I can't get to and the undersides of most cars are factory treated against rot/rust. But for how long does it last. That's where I was thinking about wax oiling the underside. I would not undertake wax oiling myself but I did some searching on the matter and found a company that does treat the underside of cars both new and old. They use a type of wax oil that doesn't stay greasy. The non greasy type is better they say as dust and grime doesn't stick to the underneath. But has someone here done a similar procedure. It seems worth it to protect the car especially as it's an out of sight area and therefore kinda gets forgotten about until you or a mechanic put a foot through a rotten rust hole in the cars floor thus your newest mod will be a Flintstones car. I also read that imported cars from Japan have none or only have a thinner coat of protectant as they don't use salt on their roads so there is not so much a need for it. I'm unsure of if this claims to be true or false. Ill post the links of this place and the statement of little or no underseal on some cars. It about the third reply paragraph down. See what you think.

Wax Oil Service

About Importing A Car And Rust Issues
Back to top Go down
Site Administrator
Site Administrator

Posts : 7346
Reputation : 158
Join date : 2011-04-27
Age : 27
Location : Manchester

PostSubject: Re: Wax Oil protection   Thu Apr 26, 2012 7:59 am

i need to underseal mine too, will be doing it after sorting out the rear arches


★ 1993 Toyota Corolla Saloon  ★
トヨタ 花
♥ AE-202 Owner ♥

It's all about N/A Power.....
198 bhp and 148 lbft

Back to top Go down
Wax Oil protection
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
AE101 Owners Club :: AE101 Tech: DIYs, Q&A :: Exterior-
Jump to: