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    Re: Australian Autogeek Member Discount

    Does WAXIT still have any AG member discounts ?
  2. Extension bars and smaller backing plates.. what are my options for DA..

    Hi Guys,

    I currently have a Concours 900 DA with a 5" LC backing plate. Currently, when I polish a car, there's a few sections that are hard to do because of the angles etc.. so Im considering...
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    Re: Can I (quick) Fix these seats ?

    Thanks Setec :)m Ill look into Leatherique, see what it's all about




    I think I've seen a video some time ago, where they glue a patch under the hole, then fill the hole with some sort of...
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    Can I (quick) Fix these seats ?

    Hi guys,

    Not sure if this is the right place to ask this, but was wondering if anyone had suggestions on possible fixes with two issues with my leather seats

    #1 - Tear/hole, one on drivers eat,...
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    Re: Vinyl stiff, Rubber oxidized.. ideas ?

    Thanks Tas. I watched a video of CARPRO CQUARTZ DLUX vs Gtech C4, looks like they're just a coating, no a cleaner. Not too fussed about coating it in the end, rather the cleaning part. Maybe I should...
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    Re: Vinyl stiff, Rubber oxidized.. ideas ?

    What's C4 ?
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    Re: Vinyl stiff, Rubber oxidized.. ideas ?

    Thanks fightnews :). Before using SF, I just used a bit of 3D Orange Degreaser and scrubbed it with a toothbrush. I think it helped a little, but not as much as I'd liked.




    Thanks Eldorado,...
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    Re: Compounding specific parts of the car only

    Why by hand and not machine?
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    Re: Compounding specific parts of the car only

    Assuming the rest of the car is already polished up and free of noticable defects, I honestly can't see it looking weird. Unless you polished only the bonnet to a super high gloss, should be ok. (imo)
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    Vinyl stiff, Rubber oxidized.. ideas ?

    Hi Guys,

    The spare wheel cover for my HONDA CRV (the hard plastic type), I noticed the vinyl section that zips up around the spare, has gone hard. I've had the cover off the car for sometime, but...
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    Any advice on cleaning / polishing aluminium ?

    Hi Guys,

    I have Aluminium sidesteps for my SUV that I want to clean up. I removed the plastic parts (see pics), pressure washed it, used some CT14 degreaser, scrubbed, hosed off. A good amount of...
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    Re: Which Quick Detailer / Waterless Wash ?

    After much reading, it seems ONR is a great cleaner and Clay lube, but lacking as a QD (?)

    A few products mentioned earlier, doesn't seem to be available in AUSTRALIA :( , including,

    WG Uber...
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    Re: Which Quick Detailer / Waterless Wash ?

    Can't find Wolfgang Uber Rinseless Wash here in Aus :/ ... few product seem to be not available in AUS that are recommended here :(.

    Thoughts on Poorboys Spray and Wipe ? (comapred to WG Uber and...
  14. Re: Polishing not going so well, need some advice...

    No LC Thin Pro Pads either :(. Some stores stock the Shine Mate flat pads though https://www.waxit.com.au/collections/car-buffing-pads , not sure how they compare to LC, though they only come in 4" /...
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    Re: Dust attracted to car like a magnet, tips ?

    Thanks guys :)

    Ill try 'ground' the car, see if that helps at all, and maybe just have to carefully wipe down the panel(s) with some QD.
  16. Re: Polishing not going so well, need some advice...

    Hey Guys,

    So it looks like 'Flat Pads' aren't really available here in Aus :/. Closest being either cyan, Tangerin & Crimsons Hydro-tech pads. Alternatively there's the HD Pads too Pads ... has...
  17. Re: Polishing not going so well, need some advice...

    Thanks guys :). Ill give it another shot, adding more polish and upping the speed.

    Reason I only have 2 was low on cash and im a weekend warrior with no other income, so only grabbed the 2x when...
  18. Re: Polishing not going so well, need some advice...

    Thanks Desertnate :), so just wipe off excess residue like normal, then proceed with POXY ?




    Thanks custmsprty :). You don't have any issues running at 5-6 speed ? I'm rather hesitant as it...
  19. Re: Polishing not going so well, need some advice...

    Thanks guys :).

    dcjredline: Not rejecting the advice, just saying what I heard others say, that's it's performance was considered 'less' than other polishes in the price range, especially @ $36,...
  20. Re: Polishing not going so well, need some advice...

    Hey fightnews, I heard many people say Megs Ult Pol isn't all that great... thoughts?

    Also, 'priming' the pad... does it have to be with the product? A read many people spray a lil' QD or water...
  21. Polishing not going so well, need some advice...

    Hi guys,

    So I've been detailing my own car, first time detailing, it's a HONDA CRV Nighthawkblack. I've run over the car with Megs UC + Orange LC pad, see to go well, bit of dusting, bit of sticky...
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    Re: Dust attracted to car like a magnet, tips ?

    Awesome, thanks Mike :), will have a read.
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    Re: Dust attracted to car like a magnet, tips ?

    Thanks guys. Forgot to mention, I'm in Australia, so not much pollen here at the moment (being Autumn / fall), but get quite cold, as we're heading into Winter.

    I'll try a grounding method, but...
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    Dust attracted to car like a magnet, tips ?

    Hi guys,


    I'm detailing my car (outside) but I'm having trouble with dust, both from the polish and outside dust (mostly polish I think), getting stuck on the car as I'm working. I'm getting...
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    Re: Which Quick Detailer / Waterless Wash ?

    Thanks guys :),

    I had a look, but haven't found anyone that stocks/sells McKees products here in Australia :/. I'll have to have another look tomorrow I think.

    Thanks Jones, Ill have to check...
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