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Lustrelab’s®LXR Car Wash Soap and Wax - Quart Size
Lustrelab®’s LXR Car Wash Soap and Wax - Quart Size
LXR Carwash and Wax will change the way you look at detailing your car. You no longer need any special cleaners to remove bugs, dirt, and grime. LXR’s unique formula acts as an all-in-one car wash, and wax restores and renews your car’s clear acrylic protective coating.
- Cleans all car and truck surfaces including wheels, tires, glass, bugs, and tar
- Repels dirt and grime with non-stick formula
- Renews and Protects your paint coating and makes car paint look new!
- Eco-Friendly (see certification)
- Increases level of gloss and shine
- Made in the USA
How To Use LXR All in One Car Wash
When LustreLab®, was brought into the market, there were skeptics who just wouldn’t believe that LXR® would replace five other car wash products. We hired some pros to prove what we said was true. Dont take our word for it, try our wash and wax for yourself.
Just mix 3-4 oz. of LXR® car washing soap with 1-1.5 gallons of water
Apply LXR® Car Wash Soap and Wax and you will clean, renew, protect, and shine your car all with one car washing soap.
The Best Car Wash and Wax Soap Laboratory Tested
We created Lustrelab®, to change the way car washing was to be done. Efficiently LXR® replaces five other car wash products. So, we hired some pros to prove what we said was true. Now you don’t have to take our word for it. Here is the report in full, nothing hidden, proof that Lustrelab® LXR® is as good as we say it is.
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: At the request of the client, the submitted sample was evaluated for the following:
- The solution - cleans the car windshield and glass without water spots.
- The solution - washes dirt and grime off the surface of the car.
- The solution - removes tar and bugs.
- The solution - cleans the car wheel and removes brake dust.
- The sample - MEETS the product label claims to be an eco-friendly car wash and wax.
RESULTS: Below find a listing of the surface cleaned and a rating of how well it accomplished its claim.
- Glass Mirror - GOOD
- Tar Off Painted Car Surface - EXCELLENT
- Bird Droppings Off Car & Truck Bumper - EXCELLENT
- Road Grime and Break Dust Off Aluminum Alloy Wheels - EXCELLENT
- Dead Insects Off Car & Truck Bumper - EXCELLENT
See How LustreLab® LXR® Car Wash Soap Works
Lab Test Process and Methodology
I. Test Objective:
To demonstrate the key performance of LUSTRELAB® LXR® on the surface of a vehicle after the product is used as described. These key attributes include the claims that the product renews or applies a clear acrylic protective coating with each wash application. In addition, the chemical formulation of the product creates a dirt-repelling effect which helps keep vehicles cleaner for longer.
II. Chemical Description:
LUSTRELAB® LXR® is a new generation of acrylic technology involving the addition of soap in the composition of the acrylic polymer. LXR® technology allows the strong ionic polymer to adhere to the surface of the acrylic or urethane top coat. This develops the ability to trap dirt and release it when water comes in contact with the surface of the vehicle.
This polymer is “Acrylionic™ and explains the phenomenon of repelling dirt as well as the reduction of static charge on the vehicle surface and wheels.
LUSTRELAB® LXR® creates a very bright sheen on the vehicle surface, due to the light reflectance through the acrylic molecule. This factor increases with every wash, and will eventually result in the vehicle surface creating a tendency to repel dirt and other ionic materials.
A water wash or rain wash will improve the physical appearance of the vehicle. LUSTRELAB® LXR® is most effective in reducing streaks from water spots. It is designed to soften the water, tying up the calcium hardness, and preventing the rinse water from causing water spots. The more you use the product, the more protection you provide.
III. Test Method:
The method used to determine the physical effects of applying LUSTRELAB® LXR® to the surface of the vehicle encompasses taking photographs utilizing a powerful microscope.
IV. Test Sample:
A hood of a 1972 Chevrolet Nova was used as a sample for testing the product. One half of the hood was washed 10 consecutive times with LUSTRELAB® LXR® following the directions on the bottle. The other half of the hood was washed 10 times utilizing a conventional car wash product and was allowed to dry in direct sunlight.
After completing all of the washings, the LUSTRELAB® LXR® was physically observed to have a “shiny” appearance. Additionally, as the samples dried with each wash, the LUSTRELAB® LXR® sheeted the water off leaving no spotting effects and requiring no towel drying. The conventional product exhibited water beads that dried in place leaving spots, thus requiring towel drying.
Photos were taken of each sample in an effort to analyze, and prove the effects that were physically observed. Water droplets were photographed on the LUSTRELAB® LXR® coated sample as well as an uncoated car wash product sample to analyze.
The water droplets on the surfaces were measured by the angle of contact between the water droplets and the vehicle’s surfaces. Wet ability is said to increase as the angle of contact decreases.
The pictures on the following page conclusively prove that LUSTRELAB® LXR® is visible and present on the LUSTRELAB® LXR® coated “shiny” sample.
This is seen as a clear white coating below the water droplet in exhibit 2.
It is not present on the other sample washed with a conventional car wash product as illustrated in exhibit 1.
This validates the claim the acrylic component in the product bonds itself to the vehicle’s surface, renewing it with each application. This also explains the shiny appearance of the sample due to the light reflectance produced by the “Acrylionic®” coating.
In addition, the photographs show the angle of contact of the water droplet on the LUSTRELAB® LXR® coated sample at 22 degrees. This is significantly less than the non-shiny uncoated sample at 63 degrees.
This proves that the LUSTRELAB chemistry improves surface wet ability. There is a strong tendency for water sheeting and less of a tendency for water beading. The conclusion is; that dirt does not deposit itself in the form of water beads on the LUSTRELAB® LXR® coated products.
Due to its water sheeting effect, LXR® creates a dirt-repelling effect. It also explains why towel drying is not necessary after using LUSTRELAB® LXR®.
LustreLab LXR Car Wash Scientific Testing
Acrylionic Science: How Renews Cars Clear Coat
How To Use Lustrelab LXR Car Wash
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LustreLab LXR Car Wash Scientific Testing Photomicrographs
Conventional Car Wash
Traditional Waxed Surface
With Water Beading
With Water Sheeting
Exhibit – 3
Vehicle Painted Surface
Exhibit – 4
Water Sheeting vs. Water Beading
(Car Hood Photography)
Acrylionic Science: How Renews Cars Clear Coat
How To Use Lustrelab LXR Car Wash
In order to ship and track your order, we make your name and address available to companies such as the U.S. Postal Service and UPS. We make every effort to ship in stock orders the same day (if ordered before 12:00 pm EST).
Once your order has shipped you will get an email letting you know your order has shipped along with the package tracking number. Be advised it takes 12 hours after you receive your tracking number for it to show up in the carriers system. All Orders Over $39 Ship For FREE!
See our Shipping Policy U.S. Postal Service estimated shipping time map which will allow you an estimate when you can expect your shipment to arrive. If you need expeditated shipping (2 day and or 1 day shipping) please contact us at 1-866-597-9274 during normal business hours (M-F 8:00 am to 5:00 pm) for shipping options and cost.