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    Well the plan was to do a full detail on mine (silver) and the misses (black) car but thats going to have to wait so looking at a temporary fix. I see loads of advice about the poorboys black hole glaze to help with swirl marks on dark cars but what about silver cars, what do u guys recommend?

    Also whats the difference between the collinits 476s and the collinite 845?

    Lastly anybody use the poorboys spray and gloss qd? Says its got wax in itto help with keeping the shine. Was just wondering if anyone had any experience of it?
     
     

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    Poor boys black hole for black is very good, i reccomend as a qucik fix

    for silver poor boys white diamond

    Not used PB spray and gloss, but just started with dodo juice red mist which is a qd with wax, i use it after every wash to "top-up" my wax before re-wax every so often

    as for the diffrence between 476 and 845

    845 - is a liquid paste wax, so its easier to apply and buff off
    476 - still easy to apply, last a bit longer

    i would go for 476 if it was me, i didnt really like 845, i may still have some in the garage i will see if i can find it and you can have it if you want
     
     

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    Hi, any general purpose glaze should help with covering the swirls. I would probably use Autoglym super resin, or autobrite cherry glaze to cover the swirls, then any wax really, although some waxes fill swirls more than others. Bilt hamber autobalm is good at swirl filling and also something like megs #16 can fill.
    The PB quick detailer is probably as good as most, some dont contain wax, some have a sealant in (like dodo juice red mist). Use them on top of the wax after it has cured properly (next day or after its next wash)

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    Quote Originally Posted by sam1832 View Post
    Poor boys black hole for black is very good, i reccomend as a qucik fix

    for silver poor boys white diamond

    Not used PB spray and gloss, but just started with dodo juice red mist which is a qd with wax, i use it after every wash to "top-up" my wax before re-wax every so often

    as for the diffrence between 476 and 845

    845 - is a liquid paste wax, so its easier to apply and buff off
    476 - still easy to apply, last a bit longer

    i would go for 476 if it was me, i didnt really like 845, i may still have some in the garage i will see if i can find it and you can have it if you want

    Thanks for the offer Sam but I've already got some colli 476 waiting to be opened and put to use!
     
     

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    Nice one,

    476 is nice, easy to apply, leaves a nice finish,
     
     

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    so what's the difference between a sealant and a wax? Just been reading up on the poorboys stuff and they are recommending their sealant be applied after the glaze
    So it is glaze then sealant then wax?
     
     

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    Sealants are based on synthetic polymers and waxes are based on natural carnauba wax. Sealants can leave a glassy look with lots of flake "pop", waxes look a bit more reflective and warmer. You can use just a sealant over a glaze, or glaze-seal-wax. You can seal over a wax with a gloss enhancing spray sealant like CG hybrid V7 or dod juice red mist. The whole idea is more coats = longer durability. Its personal preference really.

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    Sleant is the same as a wax, sort of

    sealent is more for protection, where as a wax is for protection and finish
    Glaze - sealent - wax

    But there wil be no noticible diffrenece in sealing before waxing, I don't bother and a lot of people don't either
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by sam1832 View Post
    Sleant is the same as a wax, sort of

    sealent is more for protection, where as a wax is for protection and finish
    Glaze - sealent - wax

    But there wil be no noticible diffrenece in sealing before waxing, I don't bother and a lot of people don't either
    good...cause i really didn't want another step in between glazing and waxing
     
     

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    Its something you could do if you got really keen lol
     
     

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