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Lake Country Tire Dressing Applicator Product Reviews

90% of customers said that they would buy this item again
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On sale, this is a good deal and a fine product. However, it's little more than a foam applicator with slots cut into the side. If you can get these for a deal, go fot it, otherwise, a cheap foam applicator cut in half also works.
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Slots for fingers are good. I use Adams VRT to put the shine on. Because the bottom of the surface is flat I have to go over some areas more than once (sometimes 3 times) Where there is raised lettering. For a few more bucks I may try a hex grip tire applicator that adams polishes has. But for the price of this product you really cant beat it.
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Love it! Perfect applicator for tire dressings. Holding up well.
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I previously used basic kitchen sponges to apply tire dressing. They seemed to break down and shred fairly easily. Because of the type of foam material used in its construction, I have not had the same problem with this applicator. The finger slots give me a good grip while keeping my fingers free of dressing.
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These are really durable and comfy to use. Easy to grip and i always find sponge applicators work better or tires.
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Great applicator. Thick enough that you do not get product on your hands while using it. A great size for all types of tires - from smaller sidewalls to larger sidewalls, this pad makes applying tire shine a breeze!
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Used it twice. Seems fine so far. Time will tell I guess.
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Best tire applicator yet and works great with "Bold N Bright" and easy to clean due to a water based dressing.
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This is one terrific product. It enables you to apply the tire dressing with great accuracy -- hardly ever get any on the wheels -- and it is very fast. A perfect example of how the right tool makes a job easy. I now own three.
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I love this applicator! Even if you don't really hit the tire during the wash, the sturdy foam foam cleans very well. When used with the Optimum tire gel I get a perfect tire every time. After about 20 cars its only showing slight wear.
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I used to purchase a similar product from another name-brand supplier but they switched to a crappy, soft-foam style that fell apart almost immediately. After getting my money back, I bought a set of these and haven't looked back. They are great and are holding up wonderfully so far.
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Great applicator , fits nicely on low profile tires ,no mess !!!
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Conveniently cut so that you can squeeze a hand hold without curving the side you're applying stuff with. They're foam and going to be rubbed on, so they'll eventually break down. I bought six, since they're not that expensive. I use these to apply Poorboy's World Wheel Sealant to my chrome wheels.
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Would they buy this item again? No
I had the same results as David R. stated. Used it a few times and started to fall apart.
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Great product. Kept the dressing off my fingers. Will definitely buy another one when this one dies.
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Very nice applicator. Works best with water based dressings.
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Excellent Product. Perfect size for tires of all sizes. Fits the hand nicely. You should peel the two sides of the applicator apart to localize the tire dressing product (I use 303 protectant) on one side of the applicator. I have used it several times and it looks like it is still brand new. Don't know how I lived without it all these years. After use, I store mine in a small sealed plastic container wet side down - this ensures the part I hold on to is always dry next time.
Highly recommended.
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Really good Applicators for the tires. Used in conjunction with Blackfire Tire Gel. Don't know if it's the applicator or the tire gel; but it's hard to have the water absorbed from the applicator after cleaning. Shows that they're doing their job on the tires.
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This tire dressing applicator worked very well. I purchased these to use with OPT tire gel. Easy to use and did not get any of the tire dressing on my hands. Seems very durable and should last for quite a while. Well worth the money!
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First pad is holding up well. Surprisingly simply design. I've not had any issues using the pad, and cleanup is easy.
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Would they buy this item again? No
I purchased this foam applicator recently, and I will never buy again. This is just a piece of foam cut in a circle. Theirs no way of using multiple time and not getting Tire dressing on your hands. If product had dual density foam or some other design to help stop the dressing from going to the part you hold. Your better off buying the dollar ones for your local parts or dollar store.

DI Reply: The key to using this tire dressing applicator properly is to use only one side for the dressing and the other to hold. You want to fold the applicator open a few times to separate the slit dividing the applicator pad. I've found that these are very effective and definitely out last most of the cheaper applicators in the stores as the foam doesn't deteriorate like cheaper ones.
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Works very well, haven't noticed any breakdown of the foam after 5-6 applications.
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I personally like to use this on low profile tires. I poured it on the sponge n wiped on tires not on my hands. I used it on two cars and put it in the washer. Came out the same as I bought it. For bigger tires you just gotta go a few more passes. It's not a bad product. I'll still keep my options open. Thanks D.I.
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I was expecting it to have a foam backing like many of the other offered applicators. I actually prefer this over the half foam/sponge. With the other applicators the foam separates from the sponge and the applicator becomes less useful
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Works like a champ. I use these to both put on tire dressing and apply dressing to exterior trim.

I have used other sponge type applicators in the past that were nowhere near as durable.
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These applicators are bigger than I was expecting, which is a good thing. The finger pockets make them extremely user friendly. They will be a mainstay in my arsenal.
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Would they buy this item again? No
was disappointed in the lack of longevity. have two cars I wash and dress tires on almost every weekend. this applicator did not make it through the summer before it started to break down and crumble. it was leaving little bits all over my wheels after dressing tires. cheap MF applicators from Wal-Mart last longer.
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Prior to this, I had a foam tire applicator that came with my tire shine. After a few months, that foam applicator has been too worn out, because of its poor quality. This tire dressing applicator is superb. With a slot for the fingers, you won't have to worry about product getting on your hands, and with its durable foam, you can expect many uses out of it. It also applies tire dressing very evenly, and I've noticed that it's minimized sling when compared to my old applicator.
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I really like this applicator. It keeps your hands/fingers clean while applying tire dressings, a nice investment!
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Recently bought and used app. for my tires. Worked as advertisied. Has a built in slot for fingers. Great idea.
Product does not get on you but on tires. Worth the money.
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Recently bought and used app. for my tires. Worked as advertisied. Has a built in slot for fingers. Great idea.
Product does not get on you but on tires. Worth the money.

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