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Forum: The Detail Department 03-26-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 309
Posted By dboy11
If you can feel it with your finger nail it's not...

If you can feel it with your finger nail it's not going to buff out even with wet sanding. You might want to see a detailer to see if they can fill it with clear wet sand and buff
Forum: The Detail Department 03-12-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 525
Posted By dboy11
It's a good product but to me ( I have a lot of...

It's a good product but to me ( I have a lot of detail experience) it's not that much better than applying a good sealant...The extra for the warranty is nothing more than you taking your car back...
Forum: The Detail Department 02-26-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,004
Posted By dboy11
I've used a waterlines and rinse-less wash for...

I've used a waterlines and rinse-less wash for years with no real visible problems to the paint...Not sure about the product you brought but the ones that I use are Poorboys World Spray & Wipe and...
Forum: The Detail Department 02-11-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 450
Posted By dboy11
Those are hype selling programs, like what the...

Those are hype selling programs, like what the dealership wants to sell you when you buy a new car. Nothing that you are going to put on the car will last four years without some sort of maintenance...
Forum: The Detail Department 01-22-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 420
Posted By dboy11
You might also check this site, they are based in...

You might also check this site, they are based in FL and lots of local members could help with a selection


http://www.autopiaforums.com/
Forum: The Detail Department 01-15-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,005
Posted By dboy11
Not to take away from this forum, if you want to...

Not to take away from this forum, if you want to learn about paint correction and products to be used, this would be a better source of info

http://www.autopiaforums.com/
Forum: The Detail Department 12-06-2013, 08:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 917
Posted By dboy11
You have some good advice posted here...just to...

You have some good advice posted here...just to back it up, It's very safe just educate yourself with uTube vids to get the technique
Forum: The Detail Department 11-25-2013, 08:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 696
Posted By dboy11
Poorboys World Spray and Rinse matches what...

Poorboys World Spray and Rinse matches what you've posted to a T...been using it for years
Forum: The Detail Department 11-19-2013, 07:41 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,569
Posted By dboy11
Poorboys World Super Slick with Wax added. ...

Poorboys World Super Slick with Wax added.

http://www.poorboysworld.com/super-slick-wax.htm
Forum: The Detail Department 11-14-2013, 08:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 775
Posted By dboy11
Acetone will take it off. The process is to use a...

Acetone will take it off. The process is to use a old throw away cotton rag, wet the area, put some acetone on the rag and work in small areas at a time about 12x12 inches...then use soapy water to...
Forum: The Detail Department 11-12-2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 645
Posted By dboy11
You could use a waterless wash product like...

You could use a waterless wash product like Poorboys World Spray and Wipe, I've used it for years on my cars..
Forum: The Detail Department 11-12-2013, 08:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,167
Posted By dboy11
I don't have the Opi-Coat in house, but as a...

I don't have the Opi-Coat in house, but as a detailer I can get the car up to speed if that's what needed
Forum: The Detail Department 11-12-2013, 08:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 575
Posted By dboy11
Read what I posted below...clay is a good idea...

Read what I posted below...clay is a good idea but you want to wash the car first with a decam product that removes the rusty metal...clay will grab the metal particles but can sit on the surface of...
Forum: The Detail Department 11-12-2013, 08:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 575
Posted By dboy11
What that is, is called rail dust...it's caused...

What that is, is called rail dust...it's caused by the friction of the metal train wheels while the car is being transported. It's starting to rust and on light colors shows up as rust spots. There...
Forum: The Detail Department 10-30-2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 342
Posted By dboy11
Stuff a rag into the gas filler hole, then with...

Stuff a rag into the gas filler hole, then with 000 steel wool use that to remove the rust...making sure to blow out the area well before removing the rag...that should clean up the rust...then you...
Forum: The Detail Department 10-30-2013, 11:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 774
Posted By dboy11
Goo Gone (not Goof Off) or at any hobby store you...

Goo Gone (not Goof Off) or at any hobby store you can find 3M advise remover in aerosol can, the later is what I use in my detail biz. In the application you want to use an old COTTON rag, not micro...
Forum: The Detail Department 10-23-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 916
Posted By dboy11
What happened to you is not uncommon with...

What happened to you is not uncommon with dealerships, they use products that have a heavy amount of fillers to mask marring..Once you wash the car a few times that washes out and exposes them...That...
Forum: The Detail Department 10-23-2013, 07:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,218
Posted By dboy11
Are you micro fiber towels linting? That means...

Are you micro fiber towels linting? That means that tiny particles are coming off your towels and staying on the glass. One to find out is clean the glass with paper towels and see if that takes it...
Forum: The Detail Department 10-21-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 327
Posted By dboy11
Look up Novus plastic polish the number two and...

Look up Novus plastic polish the number two and one would take care of that for you
Forum: The Detail Department 10-14-2013, 08:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 692
Posted By dboy11
Paint cleaner would take that off...Meg Deep...

Paint cleaner would take that off...Meg Deep Crystal Paint cleaner is available OTC
Forum: The Detail Department 10-11-2013, 07:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,706
Posted By dboy11
Joe, Sounds to me that the brake dust has...

Joe,

Sounds to me that the brake dust has baked into the finish not uncommon on cars where rims are not cleaned regularly. The product I use on cars like this in my detail biz is Iron X...it get...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-09-2013, 09:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 222
Posted By dboy11
Tear down, prime and paint one day, assemble the...

Tear down, prime and paint one day, assemble the next. However most all the parts on the bike didn't need much work, such as rust removal...hours wise about 16 total
Forum: Off-Topic 10-09-2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 222
Posted By dboy11
Retro Refinish

I not only love BMW but spend a lot of time on a road bicycle weekly ( about 150 plus miles a week). I also enjoy taking older bicycles and restoring...because I can't afford to do the same with BMW...
Forum: The Detail Department 10-03-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 699
Posted By dboy11
That wood is clear coated wax would make it look...

That wood is clear coated wax would make it look even better!
Forum: The Detail Department 09-27-2013, 09:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,154
Posted By dboy11
Its a way of removing the bulk of the water, but...

Its a way of removing the bulk of the water, but it also kicks up dust that lands on a wet car..
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