Re: Pinnacle PCL and/or AFP advice
haven't used either but advanced finishing polish will clean the paint with abrasives and take out any marring if you have any from the clay step. If you have any light swirls from dealer washes or the like, it will remove them also. Use a white pad at speed 5-5.5 and use less pressure on the last few passes on a section.
Paintwork cleansing lotion is more of a pre wax prep, probably has chemical cleaners, maybe fillers, and lays down a foundation for the SSII. Typically, paint cleaners are also used with a white pad at speed 5-5.5 on a pc.
Technically, you can use the afp, then wipedown or wash the truck to get rid of the polishing oils, then apply your wax. Save the pcl for when you want to change or renew your lsp without polishing beforehand.
Of course, it won't hurt anything to use the pcl after the afp (instead of a wipedown or washing) since it will also get rid of the polishing oils.
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