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    Hi all
    Does anyone know the best way to bring paintwork back? My black sapphire front bumper is a bit tired to say the least. I can't really afford to get it sprayed ATM so what's the best polish to use? Should I t-cut it then polish or not? Any help and tips would be great I know there are some knowledgeable people on her
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    I cleaned up my cars paintwork using Meguiars clay bar first then their three stage polish system, 1-paint cleaner, 2-polish and 3-wax. Think each bottle is about £10 and the clay bar pack about £20 and there is more than enough to do a car three times over. Really pleased with the results on my Flame red paint.

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    If you have never T-cutted it before, it wouldn't hurt to give it a "light" going over, followed by Auto Glym SRP, then Megs Tech2D Wax, That's what I use and it brings it up nice

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    Thanks for that chaps

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    wouldnt g3 bring it back up?

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    Quote Originally Posted by tolly View Post
    wouldnt g3 bring it back up?
    G3 would work if you have some, I am guessing you will be doing it by hand. I would pop down halfords and buy some of this, cheaper than G3.

    http://www.halfords.com/webapp/wcs/s...egoryId_165682

    Which ever one of these products you use make sure you work them pretty hard to get the best out of them.

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    G3 £23 off ebay. and just use a polishing machine but you still have to work it hard for best results

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    Thanks again for the advice

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