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    Default TLC on my car today

    After my car had been sat in the stealers for nearly three weeks, I felt she was well over due a good polish.

    1. One bucket method and a sponge

    2. Dried with Aqua Blade and Megs Water Magnet

    3. One coat of Megs Gold Class Paste

    4. One coat of NXT Spray Wax

    5. Windows - NXT Glass cleaner

    6. Tyres - Megs Hot Tire Shine

    The wife was itching to get to Ikea, so I had to cut it short there, but overall I'm quite pleased with the results -










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    You,ve done a grand job there Alex. I did mine today, Wahed it with a wash mit and NXTcar wash, then dried it with a drying towel, and then waxed it with PS21S Canuba Wax, and went over the black bits with Autoglym bumper gel, not a bad days work considering I even changed the front spring on my wife,s Vectra b.

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    Get your camera out then Ed, let's see the labours of your work.

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    cracking job there alex well done mate i want get my car done just shortly once i get time

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    I cleaned mine as well, and waxed it.

    It seems to drive better after doesn't it?

    It's grateful for the attention I think lol.

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    If it does not rain tonight I will take a photo or three tomorrow,and see if I can remember how to put them on the site so they are not massive in size......
    I have to wash the wife,s tomorrow, and we will be celibrating easter again,

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    Looking super shiny there Alex.

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    i washed mine last night and then added final couple of coats of carnuba wax to the bonnet. i had clayed it the week before and used a cleaner polish then a pure polish before adding 2 coats of sealant a day or so apart during the week. Went out to start on the rest of it but the rain started.

    Good work there alex looking good mate

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    Would it hurt if I put meg,s #21 sealent on top of the ps 21s canuba wax, then go over the meg,s #21 sealent with the ps21s canuba again?

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    Looking good there Alex m8
    Wanted to do mine today but as i'm on call, sods law, i was called out

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