Opinions Please

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dave798
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Opinions Please

Post by dave798 » Sun Oct 16, 2016 11:42 am

this was my plan:
Prepare Car for Winter
1. Clean Wheels and Tyres.
2. Foam car using Honeydew Snow foam then wait 5 mins.
3. Rinse car using Hose Pipe.
4. Wash car using Citrus wash and gloss using 2 Bucket Method.
5. Rinse car using Hose Pipe.
6. Dry Car.
7. Spray all lower portion of car with Auto Glanz Spar-Tar glue & Tar remover.
8. Rinse car with Hose Pipe.
9. Dry Car.
10.Iron X car then wait 5 mins.
11.Rinse car using Pressure Washer.
12.Clay car using Mitt using Shampoo as Lube.
13.Dry Car.
14.Mask Car.
15.Meguiars 205 using polisher White pad wet pad first Spread using speed 1.5-2 then work up to 4-5
16.IPA Car using GTechniq Panel Wipe
17.Poorboys Black-hole car using polisher Black pad Spread using speed 1.5-2 then work up to 4-5
18.Wax using Farecla G3 Super Gloss Paste Wax using Hand Applicator and Microfibre Towels.

here is the results hopefully the links will work as cannot seem to upload the originals pics due to size:
https://www.dropbox.com/sc/hxsj9nkowj73 ... xLTAyND7Ia

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Re: Opinions Please

Post by Ash » Sun Oct 16, 2016 12:40 pm

I'll step in with two points.

You say wet pad for the Meguiars 205 polish? The pad only needs a very light spray of distilled water or you will have polish everywhere :evil:

There is no need to go through so many speeds with the DA when applying Black Hole. Your treating it like a polish when it's just a filler glaze. Speed 4 or 5 will do the trick, then just buff off. I take it you are using a DA machine and not a rotary :?:

Mike Phillips knows :cool:

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By the way the upload for photos does not work on the forum. You have to use a site like Photobucket or the like http://www.cleanyourcar.co.uk/forum/vie ... =20&t=6977
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