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      01-30-2009, 03:53 PM   #1
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This car had just been purchased about a month prior to this job. It was a CPO car that only had ~5000 miles. However even though the car was so new, the paint had signs of improper washing. This car got a two-step polish, which removed 99% of the scratches. also some small touch-up work was done to a few nicks around the driver's door handle. total time was about 28 hours. and just to make it better, you gotta love south florida's winter! a nice 75 degrees!



Exterior

-Wash
-1Z Anti Insekt
-CG CWC
-Meg's mitt
-P21s TAW

-Wheels
-CG CWC
-P21s Gel
-EZ detail brush
-Swissvax wheel brush
-OXO tire scrubber
-ARO (tires)

-Wheel Wells
-Meg's APC+
-DD wheel well brush
-Black shMITT

Clay
-Special yellow poly clay
-ONR lube


Polishing

-Exterior paint

-Menzerna SIP via Orange 3M pad @ 1000-2000RPM (2-3 passes)
-Menzerna PO85RD via blue 3M UK Ultrafina pad @ 1000-2000RPM
-Makita 9227C
-3M Yellow Foam Backing Plate
-1000w halogen lights
-ISA 50/50 wipedown
-DD Uber MF towels

-Wheels
-1Z chrome polish
-SIP (by hand)

LSP

-Paint
-1Z Glanz Wax
-FK1# 425
-CG 530XL MF towels

-Wheels
-Swissvax Cleaner Fluid
-Swissvax Autobahn
-FK1# 425
-CG Barebones (wheel wells)
-Optimum Opti-bond (tire gel)

Glass
-Stoner's Invisible Glass

Plastic
-Plexus

Interior

-CG Lightning Fast
-CG Leather Cleaner
-Swissvax Leather brush
-1Z Cockpit Premium
-Zaino Z10


Here's what she looked like after the wash and clay, and prepped for polish.

it's actually a funny story why i didnt take before pictures. it just so happens, that as i was about to take pre-wash pictures, a swarm of bees decided to come and bother us. so i had to wash the car in as little time as possible so i could bring it inside the garage.







































And here's a 50/50 on the hood after 1 pass with SIP on the orange pad.




one of my halogens shorted out!!!!!! so i had to work with only 1!









Finished!






















































































Thats all for that car! Thanks for looking!

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