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Old 10-10-2012, 12:20 PM   #1
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Speedy Surface Prep Towel: So much easier than clay!

I know, I know, you guys have already seen Todd's and CamaroDreams' amazing reviews and I really can't compare myself to them... but here's one thing they haven't shown: A video of it in action!

Just an extra push for people to throw out all that clay and start using this beast of a towel.

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Old 10-10-2012, 01:37 PM   #2
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Nice video. A couple of minor tips you may want to try is I saw where you sprayed the hood with lube but for a little additional caution give your prep towel a liberal spray also.While using the towel some may want to keep a small bucket or container of water or ONR/water ( or whatever your choice of lube is )close by to rinse the towel a few times during the process of claying (toweling) the whole car.
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Nice video. A couple of minor tips you may want to try is I saw where you sprayed the hood with lube but for a little additional caution give your prep towel a liberal spray also.While using the towel some may want to keep a small bucket or container of water or ONR/water ( or whatever your choice of lube is )close by to rinse the towel a few times during the process of claying (toweling) the whole car.
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Old 10-10-2012, 02:00 PM   #4
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Nice video. A couple of minor tips you may want to try is I saw where you sprayed the hood with lube but for a little additional caution give your prep towel a liberal spray also.While using the towel some may want to keep a small bucket or container of water or ONR/water ( or whatever your choice of lube is )close by to rinse the towel a few times during the process of claying (toweling) the whole car.
I actually sprayed the towel before the video, but thanks for the bucket tip, I'll use that from now on
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I actually sprayed the towel before the video, but thanks for the bucket tip, I'll use that from now on
You used the towel on the whole car without rinsing? lol. You're lucky you're Opti-Coated

Think of the rinse like the process of folding the clay in. You don't want to keep dragging those contaminants over the car.
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Awsome video thank you !!!!!! your making me a believer!
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Old 10-10-2012, 02:20 PM   #7
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You used the towel on the whole car without rinsing? lol. You're lucky you're Opti-Coated

Think of the rinse like the process of folding the clay in. You don't want to keep dragging those contaminants over the car.
No no no, I'm not making myself clear.

The hood was the first part that I used the towel on, but before I turned the camera on, I had sprayed down the towel. Also, after every panel, I just went into my bathroom sink and rinsed it The bucket is a much better idea lol

As far as opticoat, yeah it's pretty much the shiznits lol
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No no no, I'm not making myself clear.

The hood was the first part that I used the towel on, but before I turned the camera on, I had sprayed down the towel. Also, after every panel, I just went into my bathroom sink and rinsed it The bucket is a much better idea lol

As far as opticoat, yeah it's pretty much the shiznits lol
Oh, LOL. Gotcha now. You just incorporated aerobics into your detailing. That's actually not a bad idea. Maybe it'd help me keep off a few lbs
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Old 10-10-2012, 02:27 PM   #9
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Oh, LOL. Gotcha now. You just incorporated aerobics into your detailing. That's actually not a bad idea. Maybe it'd help me keep off a few lbs
Using a DA is like lifting weights, why not throw in some cardio with the claying?
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Using a DA is like lifting weights, why not throw in some cardio with the claying?
We could make millions selling the Detailer's Workout DVDs. I'll call Tony Horton and see if he's available
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Awsome video thank you !!!!!! your making me a believer!
Glad you liked it, I hope it gets more of the non believers believing

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Who needs "Insanity" anymore, we'll not only get you in shape, but get your car in shape too!
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Old 10-10-2012, 02:54 PM   #13
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barrowed it from a buddy and it is a dream to use. super easy
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I'm glad you guys are having such positive experiences with these products. Make sure to use your forum discount when ordering!
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Old 10-10-2012, 03:25 PM   #15
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I know, I know, you guys have already seen Todd's and CamaroDreams' amazing reviews and I really can't compare myself to them... but here's one thing they haven't shown: A video of it in action!

Just an extra push for people to throw out all that clay and start using this beast of a towel.

I like it but not $50 worth of "like", way over priced if you ask me but I do want one...
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Great video! I still need to get one of these towels because my car is due for a proper clean up.
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Old 10-10-2012, 03:38 PM   #17
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I like it but not $50 worth of "like", way over priced if you ask me but I do want one...
As I said in the video, if you go by amount per car, it ends up cheaper than normal clay.

But if you only clay your car, it's probably cheaper to go clay. However, it's still much less of a hassle with the towel
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Old 10-10-2012, 03:40 PM   #18
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I'm glad you guys are having such positive experiences with these products. Make sure to use your forum discount when ordering!
I have always gotten great service through Autopia

I hope you don't mind Todd, but I would just like to point out that there are sites that sell them for cheaper... but autopia does match. A little extra work, but great service and buying from a forum sponsor if you call them and ask for the price match.
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What's the discount code??? Camaro5???
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What's the discount code??? Camaro5???
I believe so... but I will send you a PM on a better discount code.
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I believe so... but I will send you a PM on a better discount code.
How much is the discount 10%? then you have to pay $10 to ship it
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How much is the discount 10%? then you have to pay $10 to ship it
I will send you a PM too.

Camaro5 discount is 10%, but this almost always beats that
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I will send you a PM too.

Camaro5 discount is 10%, but this almost always beats that
Is it an industry secret? I mean it's either a public code, in which case, just post it, or a personal code, in which case you probably shouldn't post in public that you'll share it.
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Right now AG is offering 15% off and free shipping after $125.00 . If you are under that amount try code SHIP for free shipping.
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im a locuky dog , i have my gf pic up stuff from auto geek when she comes on the train to visit me everyweekend. "hey babe, pick me up gallon of soap" lol i just found out that autotopia is right next to auto geek so this means 2x the awesomeness ! i can order from autopia and pick to save ship right todd ?
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