FYI - 90% of the great look of a freshly detailed car is due to proper prep prior to waxing (washing, claying, polishing). If the vehicle is prepped well, any wax will look great. For a consumer-level wax, NXT 2.0 is a good combo on dark paint.
What kind wax are you looking for? Max shine, max durability, or a combination of both?
I'd also recommend picking up some Meguiar's ScratchX 2.0 or Meguiar's Ultimate Compound (don't be scared, it's consumer safe). These two products are polishes that will help eliminate the swirls that show up so easily in black paint.
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i just used turtle wax 'black box'. a couple of steps in there, but seemed pretty nice to bring out the black shine of the car. even after just a quick rinse in a car wash it still is nice. besides that i just use meguire's nxt wax to keep a nice coat on it. looks really nice though.
Some waxes/sealants do look better on certain paints. That said, I wouldn't put too much stock in to the stuff that's in the stores. If you stick with Mother's, Meguiar's, or Duragloss you should do just fine.
i literally just got done doing mine:
1. Clayed the car using Mother's Clay Bar kit, came with 2 80g clay bars, their quick detailer, and a terry cloth
2. Polished the car using Meguiar's SwirlX, only because i couldn't find their ultimate compound around here
its very easy to do, just follow the instructions TEKWATCH posted previously.
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