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    just washed car for first time since i got it and although the black is gorgeous with little coloured specks in it, its got alot of surface scratches, now what is best way to tackle it please any advice?

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    Machine polishing is the only real way to rid the paint of swirl marks. What do you use to wash your car?

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    american hand car wash lol we got pipe ban so for ease i took it there

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    Quote Originally Posted by DasArab View Post
    Machine polishing is the only real way to rid the paint of swirl marks. What do you use to wash your car?


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    so the things like T CUT scratch remover and that no good chaps?

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    I tried this http://www.t-cut.co.uk/index.cfm?page=161 and it never got rid of my swirls, scratches etc

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    No will need machine polish mate with a cutting compound but by a pro as you can damage the paint if not done right

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    Quote Originally Posted by Angel1368 View Post
    american hand car wash lol we got pipe ban so for ease i took it there
    That will one of the things that gave you the scratchs.

    As said a good machine polish and then wash it yourself with a 'wool mit' will help stop you getting more in the future.

    If you want to go really anal you can use 2 buckets with grit guards in the bottom

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    anyone any idea of price to get it properly done?

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    Check this site out read up on some of the post it will show you what's what

    http://www.detailingworld.co.uk/

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