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Old 06-11-2013, 01:16 PM   #1
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Mothers or Meguiars Clay

WOW, I just felt the camaro with a plastic bag and I didn't expect that! I could feel all the grime when the paint even felt smooth to the touch with my bare hand. I don't really have the time to order a nano skin cloth so I need an over-the-counter type of clay. I saw the mothers and meguiars clay. they are $20 bucks a piece and how should I go about using it? Should I wash the car first, it has wax from about 2-3 weeks ago on it. Whats the process? Thanks in advance! P.S. Is their microfiber towel that they supplied good enough to use on the paint?
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Old 06-11-2013, 01:23 PM   #2
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For my DD's i prefer Mother's but both to me are practically the same... in exception that i believe megs is a couple dollars more bc it comes with a little bottle of spray wax and its towel is a little bigger
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Old 06-11-2013, 01:28 PM   #3
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i use adams,i think it is the best.when you clay bar the car it will take the wax off.
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Old 06-11-2013, 01:31 PM   #4
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all the basic questions are in autogeek's how to section...

http://www.autogeek.net/detailing-clay-bar.html
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Old 06-11-2013, 01:34 PM   #5
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Here's a video on the basic process, no matter which brand of clay you use:

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Old 06-11-2013, 01:47 PM   #6
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Thanks!
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Old 06-11-2013, 02:09 PM   #7
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Neither! Get this:

http://www.autogeek.net/speedy-surfa...wel-combo.html
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Old 06-11-2013, 02:26 PM   #8
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Sadly I can't wait that long. I will get it later but like I said I need an over the counter one that I can get today. Thanks for the recommendation though!
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Old 06-11-2013, 03:28 PM   #9
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I would choose Mothers because its yellow. Honestly never used Megs clay, I would just pick up the cheaper of the two if you don't want to wait.
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Old 06-11-2013, 04:12 PM   #10
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I would choose Mothers because its yellow. Honestly never used Megs clay, I would just pick up the cheaper of the two if you don't want to wait.
They're both yellow! lol at least last time I purchased them they were.
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Old 06-11-2013, 04:34 PM   #11
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I thought the Meg's was white.
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Old 06-11-2013, 04:37 PM   #12
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They're both yellow! lol at least last time I purchased them they were.
Really, I could have sworn it was white,
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Old 06-11-2013, 04:37 PM   #13
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Meg's is white......
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Old 06-11-2013, 04:52 PM   #14
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Maybe they changed it. I had some that was yellow. Or maybe I'm forgetting because it's been so long since I bought clay.

Could've sworn they were both yellow though.
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