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    Holy cow, that too hot to detail. If the weather...

    Holy cow, that too hot to detail. If the weather is 90+, the paint is a lot warmer and things tend to dry out fast and working in this type of temperature is unbearable. When temperature is too hot,...
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    Pete's is great, works well with paint that have...

    Pete's is great, works well with paint that have pearls and metallics. I recommend sealing first with Jet Seal. These two combo is amazing. There is a kit on the Chemical Guys website and I think...
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    It's tricky to remove scratches and swirls on...

    It's tricky to remove scratches and swirls on windshield. Needs a special cutting compound, cutting pad and buffer. If not done right, the windshield will have a haze. I recommend finding a...
  4. Meticulous Matte Detailer works great to maintain...

    Meticulous Matte Detailer works great to maintain matte wraps and vinyl. It also provides protection as well.
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    They are easily removed by using wheel and tire...

    They are easily removed by using wheel and tire cleaner like Sticky Gel Wheel & Rim Cleaner. Spray on, let sit for a couple of minutes, agitate and rinse. Dry and dress the tires. I like Silk Shine,...
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    It all depends what you are looking to do and how...

    It all depends what you are looking to do and how much you want to spend. Speed Wipe is my go to qd and you cant beat the price. If you are going to use it on a weekly basis, other products may be...
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    You could even try the VSS with a Orange Hex or...

    You could even try the VSS with a Orange Hex or White Hex.
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    With any DA you will need to slow your pace down...

    With any DA you will need to slow your pace down and use lots of pressure to cutting. Orange Hex pad with V34 I would start off highest speed with about 8 pounds of pressure and start form there...
  9. Shine like a diamond!

    Shine like a diamond!
  10. Pressure washer with high pressure nozzle will do...

    Pressure washer with high pressure nozzle will do crazy damaged to paint, it will rip it right off. I learns it the hard way first time I used one many many years ago. It took a chunk of paint off my...
  11. I don't really have this issue, I only use the...

    I don't really have this issue, I only use the edgeless towels, not the thick one but the short nap. They are higher in price but worth it. They are also great in cleaning flat screen TVs.
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    Great job, love the car.

    Great job, love the car.
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    Sometimes you can't help but detail outside....

    Sometimes you can't help but detail outside. Invest in a good canopy to minimize the heat and sunlight. If it's too windy outside, it's a waste to wash & detail anyways, I would wait for a better day...
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    If you really want to strip off existing...

    If you really want to strip off existing products, use any soap from CG and add a couple of ounces degrease like Extreme Orange. This does the trick for me.
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    I love Butter Wet Wax because of cost, ease of...

    I love Butter Wet Wax because of cost, ease of use and great results. I wax my ride every two months anyway, this is perfect.
  16. Thread: my arsenal

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    The POD is great, I have 2 units, one for...

    The POD is great, I have 2 units, one for solution and one for clean water. Make sure to flush the one that you use for waterless wash on a weekly basis. The Kayolin clay tend to build up and clog.
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    Black Light is a great product, I use it a lot as...

    Black Light is a great product, I use it a lot as a stand along products after claying. I apply with a DA using a back Hex Pad and work in until it disappears. I like to do one panel at a time and...
  18. Smart 1700 is manufactured by Durrmaid and they...

    Smart 1700 is manufactured by Durrmaid and they are great with the warranty. Dennis from Durrmaid is always helpful trouble shooting problems. I purchased a used machine a few years back on...
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    The Hose Free Eco Wash have been discontinued...

    The Hose Free Eco Wash have been discontinued from the CG line up.
  20. Thread: 370z nismo

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    Very nice.

    Very nice.
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    Since we are in a drought here in So Cal, there...

    Since we are in a drought here in So Cal, there are some areas that will fine you for washing your cars in the drive way and water run off. I would check with your city hall for answers. I just go...
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    Claying is a must if you want to really detail...

    Claying is a must if you want to really detail your car. Using a foam cannon just makes it easier for you to wash the car to get a clean pallet. Claying would be recommended to make the surface...
  23. Removing swirls by hand is not pretty, lost of...

    Removing swirls by hand is not pretty, lost of sweat and tears and results is not to great. Yes, wash & is a must and machine polishing is a must. You can try to do a test panel by hand to see if...
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    Focus on interior cleaning and make the inside...

    Focus on interior cleaning and make the inside smell fresh. A good wash clay and glaze will make the shine like a diamond in t the rough. A good engine bay cleaning will also help tremendously.

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    Fridge is fine, I have a dedicated small fridge...

    Fridge is fine, I have a dedicated small fridge just for my fine waxes and along with some water so when I get thirsty from detailing.
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