Originally Posted by inagua
In my previous M6, I treated CF just like any other painted surface. Waxed as usual. In the 6 years I owned the vehicle never had an issue or being dull or discolored. I am not aware of any other special care that is necessary.
I've always treated naked CF as if it was paint (in fact, I believe it's got a layer of clearcoat sitting on top of it, anyway, so externally it is technically like other painted panels on your car). Paint sealant is what I've always used, and most recently, Wolf's Hard Body.