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
 
VIBE Motorsports
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      03-12-2013, 02:43 PM   #1
DetailersDomain
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
DetailersDomain's Avatar
United_States
504
Rep
4,999
Posts


Drives: 15 MW M3/16 LBB M2
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: New Jersey

iTrader: (22)

Detailer's Domain: Subaru BRZ - New Car Prep with Opti Coat

Subject: Subaru BRZ - WRB
Requirements - New Car Prep - Opticoat

Customer brought us his new BRZ, unfortunately it got hit with a bird sxxt storm and even though he got to most of it, it had already etched the paint.
We were able to get 99% of it off the car with FG400 and Sonax 3/6.

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
- Menzerna FG400 - MF Cutting Pad
- Sonax 3/6 Nano Polish - Uber Green 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 -
Auto Finesse Lather
Optimum Power Clean
Auto Finesse Iron Out
Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner
NanoSkin AutoScrub System
Menzerna FG400
Sonax Nano Polish
Opti Coat
Wolf's Glass Guard
Adam's Super VRT
Optimum Metal Polish

Tools used
Uber Wool Wash Mitt
Uber No Name MF Towels
Rupes Bigfoot LHR15ES
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








Wash

Wheels, tires, wheel wells get hit with APC and Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner




Foam





Rinse


Before correction






Rupes BigFoot Polisher LHR15ES


Door corrected


After compound and polishing


Before shot of the exhaust tip


Adam's Metal Polish on the exhaust tips


After


Final wipe down on the wheels


Opti Coat applied



Afters





















Enjoy!
__________________
Phil@DetailersDomain.com
DetailersDomain
10% off Bimmerpost Discount Code: BMW
Appreciate 0
      03-12-2013, 02:46 PM   #2
GOLFFRR
GOLFFRR's Avatar
2092
Rep
21,285
Posts

Drives: Golf Cart
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Solvang, CA/Camarillo, CA

iTrader: (4)

wow
__________________

BEFORE YOU BUY YOUR NEXT BMW, PM ME FIRST WE CAN HOOK YOU UP!
David Aviles: bmwdavid@icloud.com - Cell:202-262-2900
If you have any issues getting a hold of David PLEASE PM me, I'm available everyday till 645pm!
Appreciate 0
      03-12-2013, 08:37 PM   #3
Longboarder
Major General
535
Rep
5,225
Posts

Drives: 2016 BMW i8
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Monarch Beach

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
^ ^ agreed. love watching these transformations.
__________________
Daily #1: 2016 i8 Chrystal White w/BMW iBlue / Tera World
Daily #2: 2015 991 Turbo S White with Gloss Black Aerokit / GIAC
Track/Airstrip: 2011 997.2 Turbo S PDK / GIAC FBO / GMG suspension build
Beaterz: 2013 X5 3.5 Sport, 2015 Wrangler Unlimited
IG: longboarder949; YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCT1...eoFBszPIK0gf9w
Appreciate 0
      03-12-2013, 08:50 PM   #4
w00tw00t
Lieutenant Colonel
w00tw00t's Avatar
United_States
69
Rep
1,823
Posts

Drives: 2016 MW M4
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: San Jose, CA

iTrader: (11)

you are a magician!!
Appreciate 0
      03-13-2013, 12:51 AM   #5
KEYON
Brigadier General
KEYON's Avatar
United_States
85
Rep
3,416
Posts

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

iTrader: (6)

Garage List
2011 E92 M3  [4.83]
Wow wow
Appreciate 0
      03-13-2013, 12:57 AM   #6
Megabeast
Manual Shift Supporter
United_States
0
Rep
89
Posts

Drives: 2016 F80 M3 Manual
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Bay Area, CA

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2013 BMW X5  [0.00]
2016 BMW F80 M3  [0.00]
Nice!!
Appreciate 0
      03-13-2013, 09:11 AM   #7
THE TECH
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
THE TECH's Avatar
United_States
182
Rep
13,111
Posts


Drives: BPMsport 2012 E92 M3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Kansas

iTrader: (45)

Garage List
Send a message via AIM to THE TECH Send a message via Skype™ to THE TECH
Looks good.
Appreciate 0
      03-13-2013, 11:28 PM   #8
Adeybbc
New Member
0
Rep
5
Posts

Drives: STi
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Markham, Ontario

iTrader: (0)

Wow! How many hours did that take?
Appreciate 0
      03-14-2013, 09:10 AM   #9
DetailersDomain
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
DetailersDomain's Avatar
United_States
504
Rep
4,999
Posts


Drives: 15 MW M3/16 LBB M2
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: New Jersey

iTrader: (22)

we spend about 8 hours on this one.
__________________
Phil@DetailersDomain.com
DetailersDomain
10% off Bimmerpost Discount Code: BMW
Appreciate 0
      03-14-2013, 10:00 AM   #10
Erie Von Otto
///M
Erie Von Otto's Avatar
No_Country
28
Rep
1,247
Posts

Drives: E90M3
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Im around

iTrader: (3)

Garage List
2010 BMW X5  [0.00]
2011.75 BMW M3 E90  [5.00]
Love it. I dig these threads the most...
__________________
"With great power comes great responsibility." -El-Superbeasto
Appreciate 0
      03-15-2013, 06:48 AM   #11
positiveions
Lieutenant General
positiveions's Avatar
Lebanon
171
Rep
10,687
Posts

Drives: 09 MKV JETTA 2.5 & '16 F15 X5
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Upland, CA

iTrader: (1)

Send a message via MSN to positiveions Send a message via Yahoo to positiveions
Looks good
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
fast gloss 400, menzerna fg400, rupes bigfoot, sonax nano polish

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 -4. The time now is 09:33 AM.




m3post
m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, 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