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Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-20-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 236
Posted By ihaveacamaro
haha thanks! sorry I don't have a tar removal...

haha thanks! sorry I don't have a tar removal video, never had a good enough test subject for a video lol

how'd the removal go?
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-20-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 236
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Goo Gone, TarX, Turtle Wax Bug and Tar remover,...

Goo Gone, TarX, Turtle Wax Bug and Tar remover, Tarminator, Clay... plenty of good options to choose from!
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-17-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 543
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Dude freaking awesome garage!! Can't help you too...

Dude freaking awesome garage!! Can't help you too much with lighting either but I'm so effing jealous right now. Enjoy that glorious garage man!!
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-15-2015, 10:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Yes, to your question, but ONLY if there is...

Yes, to your question, but ONLY if there is absolutely zero dirt on your car. I imagine that is not the case, so you'll probably need to wash it anyways.

You'll need a smaller backing plate for...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-15-2015, 10:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By ihaveacamaro
One of my more popular videos on youtube: ...

One of my more popular videos on youtube:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k61suqb2SJI
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-15-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 214
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Good catch, my eyes missed that.

Good catch, my eyes missed that.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-14-2015, 10:07 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 167
Posted By ihaveacamaro
How to: Apply Opti-Lens, Use a Paint Thickness Gauge, and Tape Up a Car

After polishing your headlights (Parts 22 & 23) to a crystal clear shine, you have to make sure to put some type of protectant on it. I like to use Opti-Lens for this.

How to apply Opti-Lens (Part...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-14-2015, 10:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 214
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Looks pretty good! Couple minor things: You...

Looks pretty good!

Couple minor things: You don't have to seal twice if you will wax after sealing.

Also, no need to do a strip wash, just a normal one. I did testing on strip washing, and it...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-14-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 433
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Opticoat will not protect against rock chips, but...

Opticoat will not protect against rock chips, but does have some protection against stains/bird droppings/bugs etc.

It's like a permanent wax, anything that wax will do, it can do. But it's not...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-14-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 433
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Clear bra is the best paint protection you can...

Clear bra is the best paint protection you can get.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-12-2015, 09:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 625
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Here's the video I made on engine detailing....

Here's the video I made on engine detailing. It'll get you great results:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8odI4n512c
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-12-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 543
Posted By ihaveacamaro
haha yeah man! You were a detailer before I was...

haha yeah man! You were a detailer before I was even an amateur ;)

:bow:
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-12-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 824
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Nice!! Let's get some pics tomorrow when you have...

Nice!! Let's get some pics tomorrow when you have it out in the sun!
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-12-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 824
Posted By ihaveacamaro
I usually just spray the hose at it so whatever...

I usually just spray the hose at it so whatever temp is coming out of there. Or dip it into a bucket, but again, that was filled by the hose so whatever temp is coming out of there.

I wouldn't...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-12-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 802
Posted By ihaveacamaro
do the "alternative rinseless method" where you...

do the "alternative rinseless method" where you use many towels instead of one. I don't like the method described on the ONR bottle, just doesn't seem very safe.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-12-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 135
Posted By ihaveacamaro
How to Restore Headlights by Buffer or by Hand - Exterior Car Detail Parts 22 and 23

Now that we're ready to do some polishing, I thought I would bring up the topic of restoring headlights. Here's the next two videos in the ongoing series, parts 22 and 23.

As always, thanks for...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-11-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 543
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Thanks! and yeah, opt gloss coat. Something...

Thanks! and yeah, opt gloss coat.

Something is wrong if you're finding marring every few weeks :noidea:

How do you wash it? Optcoat Pro will make the surface harder so it should be harder to...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-11-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 824
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Not maybe. I will guarantee it's fine lol. Trust...

Not maybe. I will guarantee it's fine lol. Trust me on this. You're gonna have no problems putting on 845 and no issues with having used detail spray before :smoking:
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-11-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 824
Posted By ihaveacamaro
You're wiping it off though. You're not just...

You're wiping it off though. You're not just leaving it on to dry.

I'm assuming you're using 845 to wax right? It has a lot of solvents that will have no trouble going right through any gloss...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-11-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 543
Posted By ihaveacamaro
It must be nice seeing your stripes pop up from...

It must be nice seeing your stripes pop up from time to time huh ;) :respekt:
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-11-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 543
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Thanks Seth! Haha I'm somewhere around...

Thanks Seth!



Haha I'm somewhere around coruscant last time I checked :respekt:

Thanks!! :happy0180:
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-11-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 824
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Rinse the towel every panel. No need to...

Rinse the towel every panel.

No need to wash after using detail spray.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-11-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 543
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Thank you!!!

Thank you!!!
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-11-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 543
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Here's some pics from today! Ignore any bugs, had...

Here's some pics from today! Ignore any bugs, had 300+ miles to drive after the detail lol.

http://i.imgur.com/3WvEioV.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/OOdpyDB.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/EeC2iUp.jpg
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-11-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 543
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Detailed my Camaro: removed swirls and applied a coating

First off, I want to say a sincere thanks to Ron for letting me use his garage and time and supplies on detailing my Camaro. It's very much appreciated!!

It's been a while since I polished my own...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-11-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 585
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Don't think so. The bumper isn't hard to take off...

Don't think so. The bumper isn't hard to take off though. A member a while back made a heritage grille install video and it shows how to remove the bumper step by step.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-10-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 718
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Well the debris getting caught inside is the...

Well the debris getting caught inside is the point of it. If you lift up your applicator with no pile length on it and there's dirt on it, it's already too late. You've rubbed some part of your paint...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-10-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 802
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Rinseless is your best bet. I do it all the time...

Rinseless is your best bet. I do it all the time for pollen!

Also, ultima waterless wash can dilute into rinseless as well and it's really good :)

People are gonna say two bucket wash, but...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-10-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 680
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Couple things: 1) OP asked for the best way...

Couple things:

1) OP asked for the best way to clean. You want to clean the best, you got to use the best tools. There's no way you're getting in crevices and cleaning all the dirt and grime...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 05-08-2015, 12:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 718
Posted By ihaveacamaro
Because it's not as soft actually. Not to mention...

Because it's not as soft actually. Not to mention you don't really have any pile length compared to mitts so dirty and debris will be on the face of your towel and can be more likely to inflict...
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