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PREPARATION IS THE KEY TO A LASTING FINISH!
DO NOT CLEAN SURFACES IN DIRECT
SUNLIGHT OR WHEN
Caution, tire cleaner may stain
bare aluminum, test small area first.
It is important to follow the cleaning instructions
carefully to yield the best results.
CAUTION: Liquid consistency
is very thin,
and could easily spill and stain surfaces.
Set opened bottle on waterproof pad to protect
floors and driveways. Keep a wet rag
handy as spills dry very quickly
TUF SHINE Tire Cleaner on
tire/trim and allow it to set for 60 seconds.
Wet tire brush only with hose and scrub thoroughly around
raised letters and grooves. Scrub in the direction of
grooves, then 90 degrees to them.
Rinse brush thoroughly after each scrubbing with direct
stream of water from hose.
Do one tire/trim section at a time.
REPEAT this process
a second time, or as needed,
UNTIL SUDS APPEAR WHITE. The white suds
indicate the tire is clean. This ensures that
the tire/trim is properly prepared for the
TUF SHINE Black
Restore finish. Black Restore
will stick to rubber, but it
will not stick to silicone.
That’s why this initial cleaning process is so important.
Investing the extra time to properly clean the tires/trim
will yield excellent results.
5. The tire/trim should have a
dull black look when properly cleaned.
6. Use the Tire
Cleaner for initial cleaning only.
The Tire Cleaner will dull the Black Restore finish and may
remove portions of it.
Applying Black Restore
1. Wear gloves provided to protect skin against staining. Also protect the
surface area under and around the tire/trim to avoid
staining those areas.
2. Shake well.
Apply to COOL,
DRY surfaces only. DO NOT APPLY IN DIRECT
SUNLIGHT, OR IN COLD TEMPERATURES BELOW 5O DEGREES F.
3. Open and press dispenser nozzle into sponge and
dispense a small amount into the applicator sponge to prime
4. Apply a smooth even coat. For tires, follow the circular
pattern of the tire.
out any runs.
If any black residue is drawn onto wheels or paint, wipe off
immediately with a damp towel.
Allow the product to dry between coats.
Liberal applications of 2nd
and 3rd coats may be needed.
Draw out any runs. Dried
on product can be removed with rubbing alcohol on a soft
slightly damp cloth.
5. When done applying Black Restore, rinse applicator sponge
thoroughly with water for future use.
6. We recommend that you top coat over Black Restore with 1
or more coats of
TUF SHINE Tire Clearcoat for additional shine and
8. Care for the tires as you would the car’s paint.
Use clear water and soft car wash brush or mild soap and
water for heavier dirt and mud. This will prolong
the finish. Re-apply
TUF SHINE Black Restore and/or clearcoat as needed.
Bulk Purchases: If purchasing
in bulk, we recommend shaking contents well and pouring
product into smaller bottles for dispensing, and use
Once the surface is clean, BLACK RESTORE may be applied with
a foam brush or the applicator sponge included.
WEAR RUBBER GLOVES to protect hands from staining. Rinse sponge with
mild soap and water for future use.
Once dry, apply a minimum of two coats of the TUF SHINE Tire
Clearcoat for added shine and protection.
The finished surface will now withstand repeated pressure
washings and retain a clean appearance for an extended
period of time.
BLACK RESTORE will revitalize faded and oxidized gray and
black panels, cup holders, floor mats, tires, etc.
Additional coats may be necessary, depending on the
condition of the surface. Two to three coats are usually
Liquid consistency is very thin, and could easily
Set opened bottle on
waterproof pad to protect floors and driveways.
Keep a wet rag handy as spills dry very quickly.
TUF SHINE, Inc.