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Old 06-03-2013, 08:04 PM   #1
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Detail day: 2001 Porsche Boxster

I know it's not a camaro but i thought i would share,

I am 17 and do lawn mowing and detailing in my neighborhood. Started detailing cars when i was 13. Today i got to detail and drive a dirty Porsche Boxster manual trans,2nd time driving a manual

I started with the wheels,tires,wheel wells and exhaust using Adams All Purpose Cleaner i cleaned everything with a brush.

Next i hosed down the car and foamed it with Adams wash.

Dried the car down with a Adams drying towel.

Then started the claying process using a mothers clay bar with adams detailer. The paint was not bad at all put it made the paint alot smoother, i did the glass too.

Then cleaned the rims with Adams wheel cleaner and Dressed them with VRT.

Moved onto wax and used Adams Carnauba wax.

Then started with the interior and cleaned it using Adams interior cleaner and leather conditioner.

I think the car looks great! Thanks for looking
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Old 06-03-2013, 08:18 PM   #2
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Nice hustle dude. Keep it up and you'll have kids detailing your Porsche one day
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Old 06-03-2013, 08:21 PM   #3
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Old 06-03-2013, 08:25 PM   #4
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Great job man ! What was the price for that detail ?
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Old 06-03-2013, 08:27 PM   #5
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i charged them $50.....shes a doctor. im actually trying to save for a C7 vette LOL
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Old 06-03-2013, 08:39 PM   #6
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i charged them $50.....shes a doctor. im actually trying to save for a C7 vette LOL
That's not bad. Pretty cool your neighbors let you do the detailing.
My neighbors are a bunch of stuck up idiots that rather pay some mobile guy to scratch their car.
Including the guy down the street that has a Lamborghini.
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:03 PM   #7
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That's not bad. Pretty cool your neighbors let you do the detailing.
My neighbors are a bunch of stuck up idiots that rather pay some mobile guy to scratch their car.
Including the guy down the street that has a Lamborghini.
yea these people even let me drive the car. I am lucky to have people like that, next week i plan on doing there hummer H2 and Lexus truck.
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:27 PM   #8
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Now you can invest in a PC and hit those swirls and you'll be able to charge more
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Old 06-03-2013, 09:34 PM   #9
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Now you can invest in a PC and hit those swirls and you'll be able to charge more


i actually have one, but i did not have time to buff it :( next time i will
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Old 06-03-2013, 10:46 PM   #10
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Looks nice. Good job.

Raise your prices dude!
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Your 17 and you mow lawns and detail? Will you come over and give my lazy ass teenage son a motivational speech?
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Old 06-04-2013, 01:32 AM   #12
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Your 17 and you mow lawns and detail? Will you come over and give my lazy ass teenage son a motivational speech?
I was thinking the same thing!
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Old 06-04-2013, 01:52 AM   #13
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yea these people even let me drive the car. I am lucky to have people like that, next week i plan on doing there hummer H2 and Lexus truck.
You must take pics of those details !
I detailed my brothers hummer. Those are not easy.
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Nice work. And that car definitely has some swirls that need to attention!
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Old 06-04-2013, 05:00 PM   #15
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Your 17 and you mow lawns and detail? Will you come over and give my lazy ass teenage son a motivational speech?

lol i also sell camaro parts on here, so i have 3 jobs that i all love to do
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lol i also sell camaro parts on here, so i have 3 jobs that i all love to do
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Your smart man.
well thank you, i try to do my best
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Nice, took me a moment to realize this was not an 'Adams' job when I saw Mother's products

That leather sure looks beaten up..and you only charged $50..from a doctor??

Should've gone way more than that imo..to cover the time and effort you spent at the very least!!
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Old 06-05-2013, 04:44 PM   #19
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Hustle man ! Alright ...Alright.. Alright... yeahhhhhhhh !! lol !! Good job man. Whose was the owner of the Boxster in the pic the lady or the gentleman?
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Old 06-05-2013, 05:30 PM   #20
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Hustle man ! Alright ...Alright.. Alright... yeahhhhhhhh !! lol !! Good job man. Whose was the owner of the Boxster in the pic the lady or the gentleman?
its a lady, i did not charger her a lot because the give me alot of business and i spoke with her today and im detailing her huge Lexus suv. i will post some pics in a different thread.
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Old 06-05-2013, 05:37 PM   #21
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I admire your determination to support yourself. Keeping doing what you do. Early success most times results in early retirement.
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Old 06-05-2013, 06:24 PM   #22
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I admire your determination to support yourself. Keeping doing what you do. Early success most times results in early retirement.
haha thanks that's exactly what my dad says.
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Old 06-06-2013, 10:38 PM   #23
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Nice one! I too am doing the same thing, mowing neighbors lawns and detailing their cars. One time I did two cars, a jeep and a truck for 45 bucks I need to charge more. Anyways Im saving up for upgrades. Money burns a hole in my pocket lol! Anyways detailing is a good way to make money after you cover the initial overhead!
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Old 06-09-2013, 08:15 AM   #24
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Great job Richie, looks great! It was good to hang with u and your dad yesterday,really enjoyed it! Talk to ya soon
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Old 06-09-2013, 08:24 AM   #25
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