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
 
GTB Performance
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      06-20-2012, 11:12 PM   #1
k2e15
First Lieutenant
k2e15's Avatar
United_States
7
Rep
329
Posts

 
Drives: E46 M3
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Bay Area, CA

iTrader: (0)

Ammo NYC?

I saw this on the "Drive" channel on YouTube and wondered if anyone on here has ever used this product. Seems pretty new, I'm curious how this compares to Zaino and other car washing brands.

Here is the link

http://www.ammonyc.com/?product_cat=detailing
__________________
E46 ///M3, Silver Gray.. For Now ...
Appreciate 0
      06-21-2012, 08:25 AM   #2
positiveions
Lieutenant General
positiveions's Avatar
Lebanon
114
Rep
10,529
Posts

 
Drives: 09 MKV JETTA 2.5 & E90 M3 :)
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: La Verne, CA

iTrader: (1)

Send a message via MSN to positiveions Send a message via Yahoo to positiveions
wow. not cheap.
never heard of them.
Appreciate 0
      03-04-2013, 03:31 PM   #3
VtecforV8
Private First Class
1
Rep
118
Posts

 
Drives: 2010 E92 M3 6MT
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Northern VA

iTrader: (0)

Bought some of the Interior Lather product (leather cleaner in a spray bottle) and used it to clean my steering wheel and arm-rest. Produced a clean, matte result, so I'm happy. I used his spray and brush technique, which worked better for me than scrubbing w/ a MF. Not cheap, but working well so far.
Appreciate 0
      03-04-2013, 07:52 PM   #4
rjd598
Brigadier General
rjd598's Avatar
United_States
55
Rep
4,640
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]
I'm not too fond of that guy for some reason. He gives good advice but it just seems so repetitive at this point. I've never seen anyone use his products and for that price there are already tested products that work. I wouldn't waste my time
__________________
Appreciate 0
      03-05-2013, 12:20 AM   #5
KEYON
Brigadier General
KEYON's Avatar
United_States
67
Rep
3,416
Posts

 
Drives: '14 RS5
Join Date: May 2008
Location: LA x SD

iTrader: (6)

Garage List
2011 E92 M3  [4.83]
I ordered a few things, i'll update you guys how it goes. To be specific I got the Hydrate and Wheel Soap.
Appreciate 0
      03-05-2013, 12:26 AM   #6
ScreaM
Banned
1
Rep
100
Posts

 
Drives: M3
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: AZ

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Purple Derple View Post
Well... if it is from NYC it must be better than everything else out there.
Appreciate 0
      03-05-2013, 04:35 PM   #7
k2e15
First Lieutenant
k2e15's Avatar
United_States
7
Rep
329
Posts

 
Drives: E46 M3
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Bay Area, CA

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by KEYON View Post
I ordered a few things, i'll update you guys how it goes. To be specific I got the Hydrate and Wheel Soap.
Cool.. Keep us updated!
__________________
E46 ///M3, Silver Gray.. For Now ...
Appreciate 0
      03-06-2013, 04:38 PM   #8
IMG
M.POWER
IMG's Avatar
104
Rep
7,065
Posts

 
Drives: E36 M3 Track car,Ess E90 M3 DD
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Location

iTrader: (6)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Purple Derple View Post
Well... if it is from NYC it must be better than everything else out there.
Haha
__________________
NO FEAR.NO LIMITS.NO EQUAL

Ess VT3 LC built motor,Volk TE37SL,Euro taillights,Dinan Xpipe,Custom Headers,Akra axle back CF tips,ModeCarbon FR lip,BMW CF wing
LOW BOOST 60-130 6.7 sec
Appreciate 0
      03-07-2013, 08:49 PM   #9
BMW335icoupe
Captain
BMW335icoupe's Avatar
14
Rep
638
Posts

 
Drives: 2009 BMW 335i Xdrive Coupe
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Ohio

iTrader: (2)

Larry is a great guy to deal with. I like that he doesn't only promote his products but also products from Detailers Domain.

His products are of great quality as well. Especially his new stuff. Check out his new products on his website. Ammo plum ammo brute and ammo mud.
Appreciate 0
      03-08-2013, 10:24 AM   #10
VtecforV8
Private First Class
1
Rep
118
Posts

 
Drives: 2010 E92 M3 6MT
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Northern VA

iTrader: (0)

Has anyone tried the Leather Mousse? The cleaner worked so well that I'm considering a buy on this. He (and virtually everyone in this subforum) mentions leatherique as well, but I'm looking for something that doesn't take cure time under a hot sun, as I'm stuck in an underground garage and don't have the time it would take.

Last edited by VtecforV8; 03-11-2013 at 01:38 PM.
Appreciate 0
      03-09-2013, 09:26 PM   #11
advans
Advansolosis
30
Rep
1,138
Posts

 
Drives: ///M+////AMG
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: NYC

iTrader: (1)

hmmm. Maybe I can pay them a visit....
__________________

2011///M3_ZCP:
2009_550i_MSport_daily_driver
Appreciate 0
      03-10-2013, 06:56 AM   #12
JR M3
Member
JR M3's Avatar
2
Rep
249
Posts

 
Drives: E46 M3
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Miami

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by VtecforV8 View Post
Has anyone tried the Leather Mousse? The cleaner worked so well that I'm considering a buy one this. He (and virtually everyone in this subforum) mentions leatherique as well, but I'm looking for something that doesn't take cure time under a hot sun, as I'm stuck in an underground garage and don't have the time it would take.
Use swissvax leather cleaner and leather milk. Its a little pricey but i will never switch back to any of my old products after using this. Cleans the leather super fast and requires very little effort and the leather milk literally softens the leather within the first hour of applying. Here is a 50/50 shot of a seat i did yesterday (only took me 10 minutes):
Attached Images
 
Appreciate 0
      03-10-2013, 12:23 PM   #13
rjd598
Brigadier General
rjd598's Avatar
United_States
55
Rep
4,640
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]
Quote:
Originally Posted by JR M3 View Post
Use swissvax leather cleaner and leather milk. Its a little pricey but i will never switch back to any of my old products after using this. Cleans the leather super fast and requires very little effort and the leather milk literally softens the leather within the first hour of applying. Here is a 50/50 shot of a seat i did yesterday (only took me 10 minutes):
any smells associated with leather cleaner and the leather milk? i'm on the hunt for great cleaning ability with not scent added to the car or preferably the new car smell (not leather) left behind.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      03-10-2013, 01:31 PM   #14
JR M3
Member
JR M3's Avatar
2
Rep
249
Posts

 
Drives: E46 M3
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Miami

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by rjd598
any smells associated with leather cleaner and the leather milk? i'm on the hunt for great cleaning ability with not scent added to the car or preferably the new car smell (not leather) left behind.
the leather cleaner smells a little like black pepper IMO but works amazing. The leather milk doesnt leave any scent at all and thats what i like best about it
Appreciate 0
      03-10-2013, 02:41 PM   #15
Tim B.
Lieutenant
8
Rep
544
Posts

 
Drives: 2010 Jet Black E92 M3
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Baton Rouge, LA

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by JR M3 View Post
Use swissvax leather cleaner and leather milk. Its a little pricey but i will never switch back to any of my old products after using this. Cleans the leather super fast and requires very little effort and the leather milk literally softens the leather within the first hour of applying. Here is a 50/50 shot of a seat i did yesterday (only took me 10 minutes):
Where are you buying the Swissvax from these days? I see Detailers Domain is not carrying it anymore......anybody know why?
Appreciate 0
      03-10-2013, 07:20 PM   #16
BMW335icoupe
Captain
BMW335icoupe's Avatar
14
Rep
638
Posts

 
Drives: 2009 BMW 335i Xdrive Coupe
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Ohio

iTrader: (2)

Swissvax can be bought through swissvax.us. Swissvax has great products and their waxes are great but leather masters does a great job.
Appreciate 0
      03-10-2013, 07:52 PM   #17
rjd598
Brigadier General
rjd598's Avatar
United_States
55
Rep
4,640
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]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tim B. View Post
Where are you buying the Swissvax from these days? I see Detailers Domain is not carrying it anymore......anybody know why?
I've questioned this for awhile now too
__________________
Appreciate 0
      03-10-2013, 11:30 PM   #18
JR M3
Member
JR M3's Avatar
2
Rep
249
Posts

 
Drives: E46 M3
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Miami

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Tim B. View Post
Where are you buying the Swissvax from these days? I see Detailers Domain is not carrying it anymore......anybody know why?
I live in miami and the swissvax usa store is maybe a 20 minute drive from my house. Ive been buying alot of stuff from them lately: glacier wax, leather kits, drying towels, etc...

I have been very satisfied with every purchase i have made with them


Quote:
Originally Posted by Tim B. View Post
Where are you buying the Swissvax from these days? I see Detailers Domain is not carrying it anymore......anybody know why?
Quote:
Originally Posted by rjd598 View Post
I've questioned this for awhile now too
Maybe because of price. I know when DD carried them there was never any discounts on those products. Even then i cant get a discount when i go to the usa store
Appreciate 0
      03-13-2013, 10:09 AM   #19
Tim B.
Lieutenant
8
Rep
544
Posts

 
Drives: 2010 Jet Black E92 M3
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Baton Rouge, LA

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by KEYON
I ordered a few things, i'll update you guys how it goes. To be specific I got the Hydrate and Wheel Soap.
Got a chance to use the Hydrate yet?
Appreciate 0
      03-28-2013, 12:20 PM   #20
KEYON
Brigadier General
KEYON's Avatar
United_States
67
Rep
3,416
Posts

 
Drives: '14 RS5
Join Date: May 2008
Location: LA x SD

iTrader: (6)

Garage List
2011 E92 M3  [4.83]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tim B. View Post
Got a chance to use the Hydrate yet?
Haven't used the Hydrate yet, but the Wheel Soap is really nice to use. It cleaned the wheels really well and I like that I can use it for both the rim and tire, plus it's fun putting soap bubbles on your wheels

I'll let you guys know when I use the Hydrate.

I'm considering buying their car wash soap now..
Appreciate 0
      03-28-2013, 08:34 PM   #21
Tim B.
Lieutenant
8
Rep
544
Posts

 
Drives: 2010 Jet Black E92 M3
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Baton Rouge, LA

iTrader: (0)

ok, thanks. I'm interested in the Hydrate.

Quote:
Originally Posted by KEYON View Post
Haven't used the Hydrate yet, but the Wheel Soap is really nice to use. It cleaned the wheels really well and I like that I can use it for both the rim and tire, plus it's fun putting soap bubbles on your wheels

I'll let you guys know when I use the Hydrate.

I'm considering buying their car wash soap now..
Appreciate 0
      05-05-2013, 03:10 PM   #22
Tim B.
Lieutenant
8
Rep
544
Posts

 
Drives: 2010 Jet Black E92 M3
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Baton Rouge, LA

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by KEYON View Post
Haven't used the Hydrate yet, but the Wheel Soap is really nice to use. It cleaned the wheels really well and I like that I can use it for both the rim and tire, plus it's fun putting soap bubbles on your wheels

I'll let you guys know when I use the Hydrate.

I'm considering buying their car wash soap now..
Any review of the Hydrate yet? Thanks
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

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 01:18 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