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    what is it and what does it do?

    never heard of it before joining on here

    what one would you recomend and how do you apply?

    cheers guys

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    Had a quick search on the forum (there's loads like this) http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showth...highlight=clay

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    best one to start with is Meguiars one they sell it in Halfords, spay on and then go over the car with the clay. really simple and Very effective

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    What does it do? It removes all the crap stuck to the paint and leaves it feeling like glass. You then need to polish and wax it to protect the paint.
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    a good test is cover your hand with cling film & slide it across your paint work

    then do it again once clayed

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    if your just starting out it is a really good experience. and as sad as i sound i really enjoy doing it

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    here you go one of these

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lump View Post
    here you go one of these
    cheers m8 i have just bought it

    and i just watched this

    http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=yfEfLGL59GI

    very good, i cant wait to do it

    thanks for the help guys

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    dont forget to take some pics as you go, and let us know how you get on

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lump View Post
    if your just starting out it is a really good experience. and as sad as i sound i really enjoy doing it
    i find cleaning my car very theraputic mate...and claying is just great too
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