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    Trying to shorten my wash routine - help

    Hey guys, I wash my car weekly and the routine goes like this.

    Rinse car down
    Wash wheels
    Two bucket wash paint
    Rinse down and dry off with wet mf towel
    Mother's spray wax on paint.

    Now I'm...
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    Re: Polish wipe down quick question

    Use a dry mf towel. If it doesn't come off with just a little-moderate pressure on the towel. Don't press any harder, use a spritz of 50/50 water and ipa mixed and it'll come right off

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    Made a boo boo buffing my wax off....

    Ok so I did my yearly wash, clay, polish and wax yesterday. Car came out beautiful again. However, this time I had to buff the wax off in my garage (ULW) with little light to see. I thought I got all...
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    Re: How can I get permanently dressed tires?

    LOL

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    Re: How do I remove paint sealent?

    Isopropyl is good but not 100% effective. If you want to be absolutely 100% sure, do a quick n dirty light polish.

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    How can I get permanently dressed tires?

    Hi guys, I find about each week I wash my car I need to dress my tires again. It's a water based tire dressing as the other stuff is just too oily and annoying to work with. Is there any permanent...
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    Re: 170k mile 2010 Audi A5

    Wait, so you didn't use menzerna 400, only hd speed?

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    Re: Polishing question

    Not necessary, but if you do the finish will be a tad nicer.

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    Sonax Fallout Cleaner - thoughts??

    Hey guys, I've seen plenty of reviews on iron-x but not so much on Sonax fallout cleaner. Have any of you had first hand experience with this product? Also, if you use sonax or iron-x how much does...
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    Re: Chemists!! Solvents

    Thanks for the input Bob, I quickly checked the MSDS, 1-10% graphite composition whereas majority is 40% mineral oils. Solubility in water is not great. Time to break out the hydrocarbons I guess
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    Chemists!! Solvents

    I have some anti seize applied to the threads of my coilover perches when I first put them in. After cleaning the wheel well today I noticed they are caked in dirt/road debris. A wire brush is taking...
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    Re: Headlight protection options?

    55527

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    Headlight protection options?

    I know this has been asked many times but someone mentioned UV protective properties in carnuaba based wax vs sealant like ULW. Should I finish off my headlight with say megs gold class carnuaba wax...
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    How would you polish a gauge cluster?

    Hey guys, I'm noticing people like to scratch the heck out of their instrument cluster somehow?? Is the only way to polish it by taking it out? Or just reaching through the steering wheel and putting...
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    Re: How do you polish tail lights?

    It turned out pretty nice

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    How do you polish tail lights?

    Is it the same procedure for headlights? Is there anything different I should be aware of? Also, is it okay for me to use a pad on the plastic tail light, wash it, then use it back on the paint or...
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    Pressure washer vs. Regular sprayer

    Hi guys, I'd like to hear your thoughts on which you prefer of the above and why. Also what you do or don't like about pressure washers or regular garden sprayers to wash your vehicles.

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    How should I clean my dirty drills?

    Hey guys, I do a lot of car work. Taking off wheels, bolts, engine stuff etc. My drills are getting pretty dirty from grease and dirt. What should I use to clean them? Obviously i can't use water as...
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    Re: last step before last step protection?

    Ipa wipe down!!! And ensure everything is absolutely dry

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    Re: How do you clean machined wheels?

    Ughhh, stupid winter! These cleaned up super nice but now I gotta wait 6 months to put them on :(((

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    How do you clean machined wheels?

    Hey guys, just got a new (used) set of machine wheels for my car. Google (rotiform nue) I'm wondering how I should go about cleaning them and polishing them if need be....I'm not sure if you're even...
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    Re: Winter washing

    Thanks everyone!

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    Winter washing

    Hey guys, winter is here and temps are at freezing. Obviously I can no longer wash my cars as the water will just freeze within seconds of being on the car. I haven't tried waterless rinse, is it...
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    Re: Deionizer AND water softener....overkill?

    I'm on well water and its very hard. Honestly just wash in the shade, and be quick about drying the car down. A quick wax spray will clear up 99% of the water spots before they dry.

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    Re: Need help removing oil overspray

    Yep, I usually use megs soap. I did a test spot and it seemed to come off. Just had to go back and forth a few times

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