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      09-19-2011, 08:11 PM   #7
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Originally Posted by dbhg1124 View Post
I go to car wash once a week and get a top notch detail job once a month to undo all the damage and swirls the car wash caused. Mb I'm a moron I jus like my baby clean.
If you are having a detailer remove swirls (i.e. mechanically polish the car), I would be worried about having clearcoat failure after a couple of years. Every time you remove swirls (if you are getting a polish) removes a thin layer of clearcoat. Normally, it wouldn't matter but if you are doing this every month, 3 years or 36 polishes later, you run the risk of having issues. You might be fine but it would make me VERY nervous.

Anyway, just a comment and a suggestion to reduce it to a polish maybe every 6 months... plus, a good detailer who is polishing a car would be charging $500+ per detail and that would be crazy expensive to do monthly.
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