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    so this was my first attempt at detailing the proper way. let me know what you think. i dont have any befores unfortunately but the car was covered in segal poo!

    heres what i did
    1. first used snow foam and coated the car (came out watery used loads of the solution too. not sure what went wrong! advise would be cool. Oh i use a standard lance that came with the pressure washer. maybe that could be it!)
    2. washed the rims
    3. good wash with meguirs gold shampoo, then a dry.
    4. detailing spray and fine clay bar - suprised how smooth the end result was. stunning. removed so much excess dirt.
    5. another good wash with the shampoo
    6 dried
    7. waxed with collinite 476s - just once coat and the shine reaaally popped
    8 treated tyres

    hope you like hte pics


















     
     

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    Nice work mate, car is looking really good I have to say
     
     

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    What to say,very clean.Good job.
     
     

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    Lovely Jubly! You'll need a proper snow foam lance.. those ones that come with the pressure washers are just shiiiiiiiiiiiite!!

    I noticed some liiiitle black dots on the close up shot.. tut tut..

    Headlights look : Mine are all stone chipped and not too nice..
     
     

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    yeh i noticed those spots too annoying lol. used ultra fine clay think i need something a little rougher for the next run! but overall came out niiiiice. what snow lances will fit a black and decker washer?
     
     

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    You got a picture of the fitment you have on the end of it?
     
     

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    here you go mate


     
     

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    kinda looks like the lavor fitting here
    http://www.cleanyourcar.co.uk/washin.../prod_371.html though it could also be the kew/alto
     
     

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    Best thing is to write an e-mail to cleanyourcar and enquire..
     
     

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    Its come out well-pity some of that volcanic ash stuff is starting to come down....
     
     

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