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    I've never clayed my car before. It's only 18 months old, but I've read on here that it makes a great difference to even relatively new paintwork.

    What is the best stuff to use - Meguires? Do you use it in conjunction with a lubricant?

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    If you haven't used a clay bar before, then I suggest you get a clay bar kit. Megs do a really good one

     
     

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    +1 for the meg stuff i use it all the time great stuff and comes with the lube
     
     

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    after you have clayed the car use a paint cleaner then a good polish and then a good coat of wax.

    keep the wax topped up and you will only need to polish the car twice a year
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by andy51086 View Post
    after you have clayed the car use a paint cleaner then a good polish and then a good coat of wax.

    keep the wax topped up and you will only need to polish the car twice a year
    So, you wax the car regularly, but every six months or so, apply a coat of polish, followed by a coat of wax?

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    Job done, got a kit off Fleabay for 20 quid

    Cheers
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    Quote Originally Posted by afc69 View Post
    Job done, got a kit off Fleabay for 20 quid

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    let us know how you get on
     
     

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    Bilthamber auto clay doesnt need a lube, you can use water and save your quick detailer spray for....... quick detailing.

    Alternatively use a weak car shampoo mix with water as your lube.....
    Shiny Shiny Shiny!
     
     

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    thumbs up for the bilthamber soft auto clay!! I use it and its brilliant!
     
     

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    Yeah bilt harmer for me too £10 from eBay and no lubricant to buy!!
    Fantastic!
    HID Conversion, M Power numberplate surrounds, Intravee II and Alpine KCA 420i linked to iPod, De badged, clayed, and polished to perfection!
     
     

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