Defender Source Forum banner

Discussions Showcase Albums Media Media Comments Tags Marketplace

1-10 of 25 Results
  1. Truck Build-up's & Restores
    My truck has some fading from oxidation and sunlight on the exterior paint and I was wondering which option (Waxoyl clay bar, rubbing compound, or paint correction) at an automotive detailer will give me the best result? Your thoughts and advice would be greatly appreciated. Thanks! Brian
  2. Pre - 2016 Defender Technical Discussions
    It was time to have the underside of my 110 protected. The frame is in A1 condition and I wanted to kept it that way for as long as possible. I did my research and considered all the usually suspects, both products and shops. In the end, I decided to not to this job myself (+90% of work DIY) and...
  3. Pre - 2016 Defender Technical Discussions
    Line-X Linings in Montgomery IL is an approved Waxoyl application center. Wondering if anyone has used them before. Thanks.
  4. Pre - 2016 Defender Technical Discussions
    Has anyone used lacquer thinner in place of mineral spirits to thin Waxoyl? I'm guessing it would just evaporate more quickly, but has anyone tried it? Looking for a fine coating, not like the gloppy jobs you see folks do when theyre trying to hide rot.
  5. Pre - 2016 Defender Technical Discussions
    I am looking to rust proof my '97 defender and I have heard that waxoyl is the best alternative? I believe that there are no local (DC area) installation shops so I am thinking about doing it myself. If it is the best product then does anybody have the equipment (spray gun,etc.) or interested...
  6. Vendor Deals
    Hi All, We have been crazy slammed for a while but thought we would try to get involve here again! We have now teamed up with Rovers North and we are offering Waxoyl services in Atlanta. Retail for an average Rover is about $750 for a 88/90 and $950 for a 109/110. As an introductory...
  7. Pre - 2016 Defender Technical Discussions
    I have an "84 Defender and the frame has been waxoyled about four years ago just before I purchased it. I would like to have the waxoyl removed and then I plan to paint the entire frame with rust destroyer and topcoat with polyurethane machine paint. I want to have the waxoyl removed to reveal...
  8. Pre - 2016 Defender Technical Discussions
    I have a D110 and the chassis is in pretty good shape. I'm in Atlanta Georgia area and wondering two questions. 1. Does Waxoyl work and 2. Where in the Atlanta area I can get it done. thanks in advnace
  9. Pre - 2016 Defender Technical Discussions
    Has any done a "do it yourself" waxoyl treatment by using a regular garden sprayer? you can get a wand and wand extenstions, etc. to get inside the frame. you can thin the waxoyl down with thinner if need be. I was speaking wiht a club member that did this and it worked well for him. I am...
  10. Pre - 2016 Defender Technical Discussions
    So at the advice of Ron, AKA-parts collector extraordiaire, I bought some waxoyl to spray the inside of my bulkhead. I think I may be doing something wrong. I purchased the one that is supposed to be clear and will "mist" the inside of hard to get places. I use the included spout with the...
1-10 of 25 Results