2002 e46 compact 318ti -post detailing maintance advice please!

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  1. 2002 e46 compact 318ti -post detailing maintance advice please! 
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    so detailled my car for the second time ever and was again amazed by the results. As we all know detailing is extremely time comsuming so wondered what the routine was for post clean! should I snowfoam and wash then dry and buff between the main detailing runs? or do you go through every step of the detailing process on a bi-weekly / monthly process?

    i use the valet pro snowfoam which shouldnt strip the wax! cars got two coats of wax already!
     
     

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    after a full on detailing session then you should be able to get away with a quick detail to keep the car looking good!

    you certainly shouldn't be claying your motor everytime its cleaned..

    wouldn't hurt to keep the wax topped up though
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    cool so a snowfoam, shampoo and wax and polish! cool beans!
     
     

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    shouldn't need to polish if you've got enough wax on the car mate..

    don't forget your polishing your paintwork then protecting that paintwork with the wax..

    just shampoo and maybe another layer of wax should keep the car looking good..

    then every few months have a proper detailing session once your wax is wearing away..

    read up on "quick detailer".. thats another option
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