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Detailer's Domain: Audi TT - Aquartz
06-16-2011, 10:11 AM
Haven't seen this car in quite sometime, unfortunately it sits outside 100% of the time.
Take a look, its a good one. Aquartz Nano Coating was used so let's see how it holds up.

What was done -

- Wheels were prepped with Sonax Wheel Cleaner and cleaned up with various brushes
- Tires were spritzed down with Adam’s All Purpose Cleaner and washed down
- Wheel wells were cleaned up
- Pre Washed with W99
- Iron Cut
- Wash down and rinsed
- Door jambs were cleaned up
- Clayed
- Dried
- Tires dressed
- Masking
- Paint Measurement
- 2 Step - Menzerna Super Intensive Polish with Menzerna Super Finish
- Inspection with Fenix, 3m Sun Gun, Infratech, and natural sunlight
- Last Step – Aquartz
- Rubber and Plastics Treated
- Exterior windows and mirrors cleaned and sealed
- Exhaust tips cleaned
- Windows were clayed, cleaned, and sealed
- Jambs steam cleaned

Links to products used -

1Z einszett W99 (
Iron Cut (
Adam's All Purpose Cleaner (
Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner (
Uber Clay Bar Kit (
Menzerna Super Intensive Polish (
Menzerna Super Finish (
Aquartz Nano Coating (
Adam's Super VRT (
Adam's Metal Polish (
Adam's Glass Cleaner (
Adam's Glass Sealant (

1Z einszett Cockpit (
1Z einszett Leathercare (

Tools used
Uber Wool Wash Mitt (
Uber No Name MF Towels (
Porter Cable 7424XP (
Flex PE14-2-150 (
Uber Buffing Pads (
Defelsko Paint Meter (
Fenix TK11 (
Brinkmann (
Kranzle Pressure Washer (
Cam Spray Foam Canon (
2 Grit Guard Buckets with Caddies (
Uber Firehose Nozzle (

Interior shots


Exterior shots
Before shots
You can see that it's gone thru a pretty bad winter.

Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner in action
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Sud shot


After wash shots

These Kwazar bottles rock!

Glass was clayed

Paint was clayed

50/50 shots (2 steps SIP/Super Finish)

Exhaust Tips Cleaned Up with Adam's Metal Polish (

Afters (Aquartz was used as a last step)
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After shots

Permission for this write up granted by the owner.


06-16-2011, 09:16 PM
nice work! hope the shop is staying busy! be good phil!