BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > E90/E92 M3 Technical Topics > Wash, Wax, Detail, Cosmetic Maintenance & Repairs
 
BPM Sport
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      12-05-2012, 10:15 AM   #1
DetailersDomain
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
DetailersDomain's Avatar
United_States
63
Rep
3,805
Posts


 
Drives: 15 MW M3
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: New Jersey

iTrader: (22)

Detailer's Domain: 13 VW Treg - New Car Prep - Opti Coat - Clear Film Installation

Subject: 2013 VW Treg TDI
Requirements - New Car Prep - Opticoat - Clear Film

Clear Film - Full Hood, Full Fender, Full Bumper, Headlights, A pillars, door cups, fuel door

Exterior

- Wheels were prepped with Sonax Wheel Cleaner and cleaned up with various brushes
- Tires were spritzed down with Adamís All Purpose Cleaner and washed down
- Wheel wells were cleaned up
- Washed with Adam's Car Wash
- Decon
- Wash down and rinsed
- Door jambs were cleaned up
- Nano Scrub AutoScrub
- Dried
- Tires dressed
- Masking
- Paint Measurement
- Menezerna FG400 Uber MF Cutting Pad
- Opti Coat
- Inspection with Fenix, 3m Sun Gun, Infratech, and natural sunlight
- Wheel wells were cleaned and dressed
- Rubber and Plastics Treated
- Exterior windows and mirrors cleaned and sealed
- Exhaust tips cleaned
- Windows were autoscrubed, cleaned, and sealed

Products used

Links to products used -
Adam's Car Wash
Auto Finesse Iron Out
Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner
NanoSkin AutoScrub System
Menzerna FG400
Opti Coat
Wolf's Glass Guard
Auto Finesse Gloss Tire Dressing
Optimum Metal Polish

Tools used
Uber Wool Wash Mitt
Uber No Name MF Towels
Griot's 6 inch Random Orbital Polisher
Uber Buffing Pads
Defelsko Paint Meter
Fenix TK35
Brinkmann
Kranzle Pressure Washer
Cam Spray Foam Canon
2 Grit Guard Buckets with Caddies
Uber Firehose Nozzle
Metro Air Force Blaster

Before


@ closer inspection we found




Tire dressing splatter



Cleaned up the dealer installed tire dressing



Applied Auto Finesse Gloss (tires dressed after car was completed)




Due to lack of time no prep shots.

B pillars needed to be polished out



After


Opti Coat installed - 12 hours prior to the clear film installation


After Opti Coat


Random Clear Film shots




After shots











Appreciate 0
      12-05-2012, 01:36 PM   #2
rjd598
Brigadier General
rjd598's Avatar
United_States
55
Rep
4,645
Posts

 
Drives: 10' M3
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: San Diego,CA

iTrader: (2)

Garage List
2010 BMW M3  [4.50]
1999 BMW M3  [0.00]
great work!
__________________
Appreciate 0
      12-06-2012, 08:22 AM   #3
Raja Ventureshield
Banned
Raja Ventureshield's Avatar
United_States
83
Rep
5,694
Posts

 
Drives: BMW M3 coupe
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Northern VA

iTrader: (6)

i love opti-coat. I am going to opticoat our suv this x-mas
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 12:52 PM   #4
CSanto
Lieutenant Colonel
35
Rep
1,897
Posts

 
Drives: 2009 E92 M3
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: New York

iTrader: (2)

I like this thing, but is it me or are they expensive? 55k? Isnt a Q7 60 or 65?
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 03:26 PM   #5
SiRR
Private First Class
SiRR's Avatar
Canada
1
Rep
152
Posts

 
Drives: ///M & Si
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Edmonton

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2011 BMW M3  [4.75]
Great work!

On a side note...is that a 911 GT3 RS 4.0 i see in two of the photos...if it is dang! So rare to see them...
__________________

2011 E90///M3 Alpine Weiss| 6MT | Carbon Black Leather | Comp Pkge
2007 Si Taffeta White | 6MT | HFP Susp. | VOLK GT-S
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 03:30 PM   #6
DetailersDomain
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
DetailersDomain's Avatar
United_States
63
Rep
3,805
Posts


 
Drives: 15 MW M3
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: New Jersey

iTrader: (22)

thanks and yup it's a 4.0. #214 of 600
Appreciate 0
      12-07-2012, 03:49 PM   #7
SiRR
Private First Class
SiRR's Avatar
Canada
1
Rep
152
Posts

 
Drives: ///M & Si
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Edmonton

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2011 BMW M3  [4.75]
Quote:
Originally Posted by DetailersDomain View Post
thanks and yup it's a 4.0. #214 of 600
WOW
__________________

2011 E90///M3 Alpine Weiss| 6MT | Carbon Black Leather | Comp Pkge
2007 Si Taffeta White | 6MT | HFP Susp. | VOLK GT-S
Appreciate 0
      12-08-2012, 07:55 AM   #8
S656MT
New Member
0
Rep
8
Posts

 
Drives: 2013 E92 M3
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Driver's Seat

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by DetailersDomain View Post
thanks and yup it's a 4.0. #214 of 600
Which Clear Bra/ Film did you use. I notice it's not indicated. Also, between the different clear bras, which is best?
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
auto finesse, detailersdomain, opti coat

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:02 PM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST