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  1. Re: If you recently joined the forum - all pending account approved - spammers removed

    :bump:


    It's 5 O'clock here in Florida and I'm about to push away from the keyboard...


    And... I just checked again and approved all pending account for real people and removed and banned all...
  2. Re: How long will a ceramic coating last on my car?

    Ha ha.... always a great detailing pun. :)


    Also - since this was your first post to the forum,

    Welcome to AutogeekOnline!

    :welcome:
  3. Re: Ceramic vs. Wax - Can We Cut To The Chase?

    Great questions...

    Here's my questions....


    1: What have you used in the past to protect you car?

    2: Do you own a polisher?

    3: What compounds and polishes do you normally use?
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    Re: IGL premier...how to use

    Yes.


    :)
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    Sticky: Re: New Member Information

    Welcome to AutogeekOnline!


    :welcome:
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    Re: IGL premier...how to use

    No.

    Two options - depends on you.


    OPTION 1

    Step 1: Wash and dry your car.

    Then do any paint correction you would normally do - OR not do? (I don't know what you normally do?), like,
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    Re: How to avoid germs - Gas Station

    I wondered about washing and re-using for all the reasons you stated.

    I noticed my neighbor, (who is not a car guy, has never seen this thread), somehow washes his black nitrile gloves and then...
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    Re: Ceramic Coat what to do?

    My experience in the world is no one is ever as careful with my car as I am. I think this holds true for everyone else and their car too. If your car is at any shop for more than a couple of day,...
  9. Re: Can anyone tell me the difference between these MeGuiars Compounds?

    Watch this for a good explanation....



    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ugl35QexkkQ



    :)
  10. Re: Ceramic paint coatings care and Tree Sap!

    Thanks for chiming in and sharing.

    I feel vindicated.


    :dblthumb2:
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    Re: Desperately need new microfibers ...

    I really like these, I have over 300 in the AG garage. I refer to them as my,

    Paint Care Towels



    They are ONLY for use when "touching" car paint. You'll see them in these two how-to...
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    Re: Desperately need new microfibers ...

    If you are uber careful with your towels, by this I mean,




    Store them when they are clean where they cannot become contaminated.

    Store them after using in some type of CLEAN hamper...
  13. Re: If you recently joined the forum - all pending account approved - spammers removed

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    As of today, Monday, April 6th, 2020, all pending are accounts processed. For what it's worth, I've processed all pending accounts since the last time I've updated this...
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    Re: IGL premier...how to use

    Yes, that is correct.

    This is an Si02 spray on costing, so prep paint the same way you would for any ceramic coating.

    I should have included that after,

    wash and dry car


    The PreCoat is...
  15. Re: Ceramic paint coatings care and Tree Sap!

    Here's tar remover options....

    LOTS of options. Heck I didn't know we carried so many tar removers until you posted your question and then I thought I would share with you a few options. When I...
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    Re: IGL premier...how to use

    Also,


    Everyone that will ever work on their own car, be they the car owner or a professional detailer, should read my below article and watch the video.


    How, why & when to inspect your...
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    Re: IGL premier...how to use

    It's real simple. Wash and dry car. Use Premier like it's any spray detailer, that is spray onto section of panel, spread around, wipe off.


    I would recommend using the 2-towel approach, that...
  18. Re: Ceramic paint coatings care and Tree Sap!

    And to address your other questions





    I guess I need to write an article on this as I post this same info all the time.

    Here's the deal,
  19. Re: Sharing before/after pics on social media made my phone ring!

    And here's the deal. I looked up your brand new account and now in you second post you're sharing a link to a Pay to Play website for growing your Instagram page artificially.

    That's against the...
  20. Re: Ceramic paint coatings care and Tree Sap!

    Great questions, and welcome to AutogeekOnline! :welcome:


    I'm going to start with this issue.



    This is going to be your own going problem.

    If you cannot park away from the tree and you...
  21. Re: How long will a ceramic coating last on my car?

    Use foam gun. Foam car and then do this,

    How to safely wash a ceramic coated car by Mike Phillips - Traditional Hose & Bucket Approach
    ...
  22. Re: Cannot find isopropyl alcohol anywhere

    Preps-All at any PBE Store.

    Also lot of panel wipes at Autogeek.com, and these in my opinion are a LOT better than IPA.

    IPA is not a good lubricant.

    :)
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    Re: Ceramic Coat what to do?

    Makes sense - so go for it.

    As for the area that's going to be repaint, no matter what you put on their, your painter is going to "prep" that and my guess that means sanding so whatever is applied...
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    The Coronavirus Explained & What You Should Do



    Found this brand new video that does a good job of showing,


    What the coronavirus is.
    How it works.
    How it's different from the flu.
  25. Re: If you recently joined the forum - all pending account approved - spammers removed

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    As of today, Sunday, April 5th, 2020, all pending are accounts processed. For what it's worth, I've processed all pending accounts since the last time I've updated this...
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