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Old 06-16-2011, 11:12 AM   #1
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Haven't seen this car in quite sometime, unfortunately it sits outside 100% of the time.
Take a look, its a good one. Aquartz Nano Coating was used so let's see how it holds up.

What was done -
Exterior

- Wheels were prepped with Sonax Wheel Cleaner and cleaned up with various brushes
- Tires were spritzed down with Adam’s All Purpose Cleaner and washed down
- Wheel wells were cleaned up
- Pre Washed with W99
- Iron Cut
- Wash down and rinsed
- Door jambs were cleaned up
- Clayed
- Dried
- Tires dressed
- Masking
- Paint Measurement
- 2 Step - Menzerna Super Intensive Polish with Menzerna Super Finish
- Inspection with Fenix, 3m Sun Gun, Infratech, and natural sunlight
- Last Step – Aquartz
- Rubber and Plastics Treated
- Exterior windows and mirrors cleaned and sealed
- Exhaust tips cleaned
- Windows were clayed, cleaned, and sealed
- Jambs steam cleaned

Links to products used -

1Z einszett W99

Iron Cut
Adam's All Purpose Cleaner
Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner
Uber Clay Bar Kit
Menzerna Super Intensive Polish
Menzerna Super Finish
Aquartz Nano Coating
Adam's Super VRT
Adam's Metal Polish
Adam's Glass Cleaner
Adam's Glass Sealant

Interior
1Z einszett Cockpit
1Z einszett Leathercare

Tools used
Uber Wool Wash Mitt
Uber No Name MF Towels
Porter Cable 7424XP
Flex PE14-2-150
Uber Buffing Pads
Defelsko Paint Meter
Fenix TK11
Brinkmann
Kranzle Pressure Washer
Cam Spray Foam Canon
2 Grit Guard Buckets with Caddies
Uber Firehose Nozzle

Interior shots
Before



After




Exterior shots
Before shots
You can see that it's gone thru a pretty bad winter.











Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner in action




Sud shot





Rinsed


After wash shots



These Kwazar bottles rock!


Glass was clayed


Paint was clayed


50/50 shots (2 steps SIP/Super Finish)



Exhaust Tips Cleaned Up with Adam's Metal Polish
Before



Afters (Aquartz was used as a last step)




After shots




















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