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    I just washed and clayed the Supra today, the claying took forever as the lower end of the body panels were very bad. Having run out of time the car is now left naked just clayed.

    Tomorrow I am doing the following;

    AG Paint Restorer
    AG Super Resin Polish
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    AG High Definition Wax
    AG Extra Gloss Protection

    Will it be OK to proceed with the above or will I have to wash & clay the car again prior to proceeding?

    If I have to wash the car I'll go over to my dad's and get the Supra's cover and throw that on overnight.
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    You should wash the car again and then proceed witht theo other stuff...
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by StK View Post
    You should wash the car again and then proceed witht theo other stuff...
    Thanks for that, I'll nip to my dad's in a bit in thatcase and get the Supra's cover and throw that over it.
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    Are you going to machine polish by any chance DSK?
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by NealP View Post
    Are you going to machine polish by any chance DSK?
    Oh yes, if I had to do it by hand, a wash is far as I'd ever take it.

    I don't use the Meguiars G220 type polishers, but just a 240V Performance Power unit that's always been good to me. Results are always first class and I have used it for the past 5 years or so.
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    Take some pics and post them up afterwards mate
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by NealP View Post
    Take some pics and post them up afterwards mate
    2ndededed.......
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by NealP View Post
    Take some pics and post them up afterwards mate
    Will do, if I get the chance, but they'll be like the attached ones below. So whilst the house gives some shade, the true finish is unable to be seen in pictures. My usual spot for taking pictures at the local park is a no go zone for anything but the Volvo. They have put some seriously annoying speed bumps with stupid bars that just shake any car to its component parts. The Supra, 996 and even the 328 cannot get over them....

    The results below were achived with;

    Bilt Hamber Snow Foam
    Armourall Heavy Duty Wash
    Turtlewax Professional Fine Cut Compound
    Meguairs Smooth Surface Clay
    Autoglym SRP
    Turtlewax Professional Wax Sealent (amazing product, its still like a fresh application after 4 months! - however I applied it immediately after AG SRP which was a bad move dulling the final finish).
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    This is the usual area where I used to take them. Even my old E30 325i could not clear the speed bumps! Shame, as its a lovely park. You can even drive upto the main hall, and picture the vehicles there......
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