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Forum: The Detail Department 04-25-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 884
Posted By Revelation19
Hey Mbrown328dx, Indeed, let the good detailing...

Hey Mbrown328dx,
Indeed, let the good detailing times roll. Learning stuff takes a little time, but lots of good info around here, and you'll be glad with the results of your own detailing...
Forum: The Detail Department 04-23-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 518
Posted By Revelation19
With utmost respect and regard for Scottwax, I'm...

With utmost respect and regard for Scottwax, I'm troubled by the technique shown in the video. Lots of rubbing on the paint makes one quite nervous (or it ought to).

Emulsifying the dirt,...
Forum: The Detail Department 04-22-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 518
Posted By Revelation19
I think sometimes it would depend on how dirty...

I think sometimes it would depend on how dirty the vehichle actually is. During the summer, my car gets lightly dusty (pollen mostly), so I'll use ONR with the two bucket method. In the past, I've...
Forum: The Detail Department 04-22-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,267
Posted By Revelation19
Nice work! Nobody, will take care of your car...

Nice work! Nobody, will take care of your car like you.
Forum: The Detail Department 04-22-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 554
Posted By Revelation19
Looks like a good process, and great outcome. ...

Looks like a good process, and great outcome.

I've never had to wet-sand when I use M105 and M205...
Forum: The Detail Department 04-22-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 745
Posted By Revelation19
Scorpio, yes, I've used the Rejuvenator Oil and...

Scorpio, yes, I've used the Rejuvenator Oil and Prestine Clean from Leatherique (http://www.detailedimage.com/wax.php?id=12368&url=detailedimage.com/Leatherique-M8/Rejuvenator-Oil-P65/16-oz-S1/) for...
Forum: The Detail Department 04-09-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 669
Posted By Revelation19
I like ONR because of it's versatility, and yes...

I like ONR because of it's versatility, and yes it makes great detailer. Optimum has recently developed a new product to replace ONR: Optimum No Rinse Wash & Wax. I've used it, and it does leave...
Forum: The Detail Department 04-08-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,328
Posted By Revelation19
I've used P21S Gel Wheel Cleaner...

I've used P21S Gel Wheel Cleaner (http://www.detailedimage.com/wax.php?id=12368&url=detailedimage.com/P21S-M14/Gel-Wheel-Cleaner-P86/500-ml-Kit-S1/) for a long time, works well. I've also used Sonax...
Forum: The Detail Department 04-08-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,671
Posted By Revelation19
Another vote here for Optimum No Rinse Wash &...

Another vote here for Optimum No Rinse Wash & Wax. I really like the new formula (http://www.detailedimage.com/wax.php?id=12368&url=detailedimage.com/Optimum-OPT-M36/No-Rinse-Wash-Wax-P709/32-oz-S1/).
Forum: The Detail Department 04-08-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,083
Posted By Revelation19
If the car isn't too dirty, I'll use Optimum No...

If the car isn't too dirty, I'll use Optimum No Rinse Wash & Shine (ONR)...
Forum: The Detail Department 03-31-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 862
Posted By Revelation19
This is a nice how-to explanation... ...

This is a nice how-to explanation...


http://www.detailedimage.com/wax.php?id=12368&url=detailedimage.com/Ask-a-Pro/exhaust-tip-detailing/
Forum: The Detail Department 01-06-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,691
Posted By Revelation19
Obviously there's a lot to be said for "careful...

Obviously there's a lot to be said for "careful reading", and thoughtful interpretation of what I stated.
Forum: The Detail Department 12-31-2013, 02:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,691
Posted By Revelation19
The previous owner should be jailed for...

The previous owner should be jailed for maintenance crimes and atrocities against a fine German automobile. Fabulous restoration though, congratulations - great work, awesome car.
Forum: The Detail Department 12-31-2013, 02:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 819
Posted By Revelation19
Here's an interesting article with details......

Here's an interesting article with details... (http://www.detailedimage.com/wax.php?id=12368&url=detailedimage.com/Ask-a-Pro/my-wash-process-for-maintenance-washings/)
Forum: The Detail Department 12-29-2013, 02:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 553
Posted By Revelation19
I like Klasse AIO as a sealant, protects well,...

I like Klasse AIO as a sealant, protects well, super glossy. It does remove "stuff" along the way, especially on glass - like water spots, smudges, etc. I've used Blackfire Wet Diamond too and like...
Forum: The Detail Department 12-29-2013, 02:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 641
Posted By Revelation19
Here's a how-to guide for exhaust pipe tips...

Here's a how-to guide for exhaust pipe tips (http://www.detailedimage.com/wax.php?id=12368&url=detailedimage.com/Ask-a-Pro/exhaust-tip-detailing/).
Forum: The Detail Department 12-29-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 536
Posted By Revelation19
Another vote here for a coarser clay and/or...

Another vote here for a coarser clay and/or mineral spirits. I'd try the mineral spirits first, otherwise using a coarser clay may require polishing out any residual clay scuffing.
Forum: The Detail Department 12-29-2013, 02:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 454
Posted By Revelation19
For glass, consider trying Einszett Windscreen...

For glass, consider trying Einszett Windscreen Cleaner Concentrate...
Forum: The Detail Department 11-23-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 751
Posted By Revelation19
Yes, it's soft, but not too soft. No danger of...

Yes, it's soft, but not too soft. No danger of scratching the wheels. The tip has a rubber cap too prevent scratching.
Forum: The Detail Department 11-23-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 751
Posted By Revelation19
Yes, another vote here for Sonax Full Effect...

Yes, another vote here for Sonax Full Effect (http://www.detailedimage.com/wax.php?id=12368&url=detailedimage.com/SONAX-M49/Wheel-Cleaner-Full-Effect-P525/500-ml-S1/) or P21S Gel Wheel Cleaner...
Forum: The Detail Department 11-11-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 467
Posted By Revelation19
Give Chemical Guys Water Spot Remover...

Give Chemical Guys Water Spot Remover (http://www.detailedimage.com/wax.php?id=12368&url=detailedimage.com/Chemical-Guys-M31/Water-Spot-Remover-P194/16-oz-S1/) a try.

I've used it extensively on...
Forum: The Detail Department 11-11-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 694
Posted By Revelation19
Yep, some Dawn would work. Just keep it off the...

Yep, some Dawn would work. Just keep it off the paint, or else it strips wax.

I use Einszett Windscreen Concentrate...
Forum: The Detail Department 11-11-2013, 04:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 694
Posted By Revelation19
Good idea. Don't forget to use plenty of clay...

Good idea. Don't forget to use plenty of clay lube (detailer). I like this stuff....
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 11-07-2013, 10:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 522
Posted By Revelation19
Thanks Gary. If all 4 wheels were 8 x17 on...

Thanks Gary.

If all 4 wheels were 8 x17 on this particular car, could I run 225/50/R17 instead of the stock 45's? I know that I may sacrifice some performance, but would the 50's potentially...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 11-01-2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 522
Posted By Revelation19
2007 328i Sports Package - Winterize

Hi,

Wondering how to move ahead with the following:

2007 BMW 328i with the Sport Package.

Front: 225/45R17 (8.85827 inches wide)
Rear: 255/40R17 (10.0394 inches wide)

For the winter,...
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