TMC is an independent, primarily volunteer organization that relies on ad revenue to cover its operating costs. Please consider whitelisting TMC on your ad blocker or making a Paypal contribution here: paypal.me/SupportTMC

Delivery / Waxed?

Discussion in 'Model X: Ordering, Production, Delivery' started by tropical1, Jul 23, 2016.

  1. tropical1

    tropical1 Member

    Joined:
    Dec 8, 2015
    Messages:
    54
    Location:
    Odessa, FL
    All
    We just received delivery of our Model X and was just curious if Tesla waxes the car prior to delivering. The finish looks great but want to make sure it has a good coat of wax on it.
     
  2. ccutrer

    ccutrer Member

    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2015
    Messages:
    699
    Location:
    Saratoga Springs, UT
    I would ask your DS. I think each delivery/service center is different. For example, mine uses a third party detailer for the pre delivery detail, and I had to specifically request no sealant/wax be applied because I was taking it to get wrapped ASAP.
     
  3. cmd_keen

    cmd_keen Member

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2016
    Messages:
    46
    Location:
    Chicago, IL
    Mine was "waxed" according to the DS but I imagine it was nothing more than a spray way... two weeks and one rainstorm later, the shine was definitely gone and there did not appear to be any wax left... washing it by hand confirmed this.

    So don't expect a long lasting wax to be applied even if they say the waxed it.
     

Share This Page