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Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 07-25-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By Good_Times
Have been on both for years and never had a...

Have been on both for years and never had a problem. :iono:
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 07-25-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 523
Posted By Good_Times
Really ? Autopia.org or Autopiacarcare ?

Really ? Autopia.org or Autopiacarcare ?
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 07-25-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 523
Posted By Good_Times
If wax was that bad the manufacturers would void...

If wax was that bad the manufacturers would void your warranty with it's use. This guy is a total tool. And about the Autopia.org virus , I frequent that site frequently and have never had a bad...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 07-19-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 397
Posted By Good_Times
Remember clay is a abrasive.

Remember clay is a abrasive.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 07-17-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 343
Posted By Good_Times
This method works with a da or rotary. Dries...

This method works with a da or rotary. Dries quicker then if you use a extractor. I have a extractor ( Durrmaid 1600 ) and a steamer ( vx5000) but do more cloth interiors this way and it's easy ,...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 06-26-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 829
Posted By Good_Times
I purchased this unit a couple of months ago. If...

I purchased this unit a couple of months ago. If you are a premium member you can buy the extended warranty for about 14 buck for 4 yrs. I figure if it doesn't last then at least I'll get a new or...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 06-18-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 318
Posted By Good_Times
If you are working by hand then this is what I...

If you are working by hand then this is what I would try first. It's not easy to use by hand for defect removal but it can be done and most local Auto Zones ect., will carry this....
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 06-05-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 332
Posted By Good_Times
Put some vinegar and water in a spray bottle...

Put some vinegar and water in a spray bottle 50/50. it will remove wax also so keep that in mind. Extremely etched in water stains might need polished out by machine.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 06-02-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 777
Posted By Good_Times
Run don't walk to your nearest local body repair...

Run don't walk to your nearest local body repair shop. See if they have a dark hood or other panel that's not repairable. when you get your da and whatever package you select you can practice until...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 06-02-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 425
Posted By Good_Times
It has a learning curve like any heavy cut...

It has a learning curve like any heavy cut compound. To me every day is a learning day with various products , machines and paint conditions found on customers cars.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 06-02-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 393
Posted By Good_Times
Excellent advise from all the above posters....

Excellent advise from all the above posters. Remember the less you have to touch the painted surface , the better off you are.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 06-02-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 425
Posted By Good_Times
[QUOTE=13lstuner;7711426]You must work on some...

[QUOTE=13lstuner;7711426]You must work on some incredibly bad vehicles or prefer compounds with less cut!

I seem to get a lot of trashed cars and trucks. I use a lot of M100.M101.D300, fg400 , HD...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 06-02-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 425
Posted By Good_Times
[QUOTE=13lstuner;7711426]You must work on some...

[QUOTE=13lstuner;7711426]You must work on some incredibly bad vehicles or prefer compounds with less cut!
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 06-02-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 425
Posted By Good_Times
I have some test pads that look promising from a...

I have some test pads that look promising from a well known company. These could give Rupes foam a run for their money.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 06-01-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 425
Posted By Good_Times
I have a stack of the B&S mf pads. I also find...

I have a stack of the B&S mf pads. I also find they are easy to clean and extremely durable. I do often find a need for more cut so the Megs remain my primary pad.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 04-28-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,167
Posted By Good_Times
There are way too many great brands out there to...

There are way too many great brands out there to limit yourself to just one. I'm not much of a fan of any system. It may be easier for the individual compared to a detailer that sees may different...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 04-22-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 197
Posted By Good_Times
If you want the best. ...

If you want the best. http://www.superiorshine.com/about.htm
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 04-20-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 986
Posted By Good_Times
For those on a budget the HF da will do a great...

For those on a budget the HF da will do a great job on the once or twice a year detail. You might add some Meguiar's m105 and m205 to your selection. Available at many auto part stores like Auto Zone...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 04-20-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 477
Posted By Good_Times
I use micro fiber pads for my heavy to medium...

I use micro fiber pads for my heavy to medium cutting and foam for light cutting and final polishing.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 04-19-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 640
Posted By Good_Times
You will need something more aggressive then just...

You will need something more aggressive then just your white pad. Consider picking up a orange foam or even a micro fiber cutting pad such as Meguiars.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 04-18-2014, 11:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 522
Posted By Good_Times
http://www.autopia.org/forum/topic/112725-grand-fi...

http://www.autopia.org/forum/topic/112725-grand-finale-optimum-opti-coating-durability-test-review/
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 04-18-2014, 11:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 522
Posted By Good_Times
I'm willing to bet the coating is still on there...

I'm willing to bet the coating is still on there and just needs a deep cleaning. If it fails in five months or less it was not properly installed. Try a product such as Iron-X and Optimum Power Clean...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 04-14-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 668
Posted By Good_Times
Sonax Polymer Net Shield is a excellent product....

Sonax Polymer Net Shield is a excellent product. We get 4 months or more protection from it here in the Midwest.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 04-14-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 668
Posted By Good_Times
Most body shops are still in the dark ages when...

Most body shops are still in the dark ages when it comes to coatings. They have little or no knowledge except of the snake oil the dealers pass off as coatings. There are a few exceptions out there ,...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 04-11-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 438
Posted By Good_Times
You may want to subscribe to one of the Detail...

You may want to subscribe to one of the Detail Box type of sites that offer samples of different products monthly. Great way to try a product before laying out a lot of cash for something you are not...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 04-11-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 645
Posted By Good_Times
Any time you clay a car you are marring the...

Any time you clay a car you are marring the paint. Anywhere from some micro marring to flat out minor scratching. You are shearing off or abrading contaminants and this is to be expected. On light...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 04-05-2014, 11:04 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,058
Posted By Good_Times
Try again when you just detail for a living...

Try again when you just detail for a living instead of IT work. :-) Junkman we will have to agree to disagree.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 04-05-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,058
Posted By Good_Times
Remind me to tell Jose Fernandez of Superior...

Remind me to tell Jose Fernandez of Superior Shine that you got a chuckle out of his waterless and rinseless methods. I think he chuckles all the way to the bank. These methods work and are gaining...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 04-04-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,058
Posted By Good_Times
As I have stated before here and elsewhere ,using...

As I have stated before here and elsewhere ,using rinseless and single bucket is my preferred method. After watching some of the best in the business for a few years I have learned waterless and...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 03-29-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 989
Posted By Good_Times
Here are your options listed from cheap to not so...

Here are your options listed from cheap to not so cheap. Harbor Freight DA. If you only do your own car and are on a tight budget it will do the job. Next I will lump the Porter Cable , Meguiars v2...
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