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DetailersDomain 06-01-2011 09:39 PM

Detailer's Domain: 11 Audi S4 - New Car Prep - Aquartz Nano Coating Applied
 
Brand new car prep - Adhesive residue left by dealer, a few scratches from the port. We stripped the car down, clayed, polished it out and applied Aquartz on the glass, and paint.
Wheels were done with Opti Coat.

What was done -
Exterior

- 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
- 1 Step - 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 Finish with Uber Green Pad
Aquartz
Optimum Opti Coat
Adam's Super VRT
Optimum Metal Polish
Adam's Glass Cleaner

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

Before Pics packed with Audis today
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3168.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3169.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3171.jpg

Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3180.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3183.jpg

Wash
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3186.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3195.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3190.jpg

Rinsed
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3198.jpg

Drying the car with the Uber Super Drying Towel
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3199.jpg

Claying
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3202.jpg

Before shots (imperfections from the port)
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3174.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3173.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3172.jpg

After polishing
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3208.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3207.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3210.jpg

Aquartz
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3201.jpg

After shots
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3212.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3211.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3244.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3243.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3226.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3274.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3272.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3267.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3263.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3262.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3258.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3257.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3256.jpg
http://i46.photobucket.com/albums/f1...n/IMG_3246.jpg

Permission for this write up granted by the owner

Enjoy!

Methodical4u 06-03-2011 01:07 PM

really looks great Phil... the owner had to be ecstatic!


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