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    I am wondering if some of you can help me..

    i have been thinking about using a clay bar on my car before gaydon, but would love some help.

    can any of you lovely people gimme a guide or some help in the proper procedure of what to do and what process to do them in..

    Below i have put a link to the one i am thinking about..?

    http://caraudiosecurity.com/shop/pro...leproduct.html

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    Full instructions come on the box Be sure to lube it up well though.Easy enough though...spray some lube then rub clay over the surface...clay should just slide over the top
     
     

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    excuse my ignorance but what do i use for lube......KY..?
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    Read the product description in the link
     
     

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    Ah yes steve the magic of reading the whole bloody thing......

    So what process should i use to get to the point of being ready to use the clay...?
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    wash the car and chamois it dry...clay bar then polish followed by seal/wax
    what i've felt,what i've known
    never shined through in what i've shown.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 328mark View Post
    wash the car and chamois it dry...clay bar then polish followed by seal/wax
    wicked mark. thanks mate.

    so polish with something like autoglym super resin polish and then seal/wax..????
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    http://www.halfords.com/webapp/wcs/s...egoryId_165527

    If your willing to spend a few quid more heres a starter kit. Drive in drive out no postage
     
     

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    super resin is more a wax itself tbh...not sure it has a lot of cut built in.
    general rule of thumb is...if water beads on it its a wax (i've always found)
    what i've felt,what i've known
    never shined through in what i've shown.

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    Quote Originally Posted by plumhead View Post
    http://www.halfords.com/webapp/wcs/s...egoryId_165527

    If your willing to spend a few quid more heres a starter kit. Drive in drive out no postage
    i did see that one but i do have the meguiars ultimate detailer so didnt really see the need for the whole kit...
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