#10 of 12 Bentley Turbo R SE - Full Paint and Interior Restoration

by Phil Yiu January 19, 2010

This job was done last year, guess it got lost in the mix. We spent a total of 80 hours or so over 7 days on this car. We restored the paint to like new conditions, the before pictures will show you all the burn marks, holograms, swirls, and damage left by the previous detailer. The interior was cleaned up, and the engine was done as well. Take a look at what was done - Exterior - Wheels were prepped with P21S Wheel Gel and cleaned up with various brushes - Tires were spritzed down with P21S Total Autowash and washed down - Wheel wells were spritzed down with P21S Total Autowash and washed down - Wash down and rinsed - Door jambs were cleaned up - Clayed - Dried - Paint inspected and measured - Wheels polished and protected with Swissvax Autobahn - Tires dressed with Swissvax Pneu - 3 Step Paint correction (Power Gloss, SIP, and PO85RD) - Inspection with various lights - Swissvax Divine - Rubber and Plastics Treated - Exterior windows and mirrors cleaned and sealed - Exhaust tips cleaned Interior Detail - All interior surfaces cleaned and protected, including glass, and all vinyl/plastic surfaces. - Carpets and upholstery vacuumed. Product List: Exterior: Adam's Car Wash einszett Blitz Uber Yellow Wash Sponge Swissvax Clay Bar and Optimum Instant Detail Spray and Gloss Enhancer Einszett Spray Wax Menzerna Power Gloss Menzerna Super Intensive Polish Menzerna PO85RD Swissvax Divine Wheels and tires: Uber Wheel/Wheel Well/Tire/Engine Kit Interior: Einszett Cockpit Adam's Glass Cleaner Leather Master Trio Tools: Infratech 5300 Flex 3403 Makita Metabo The Uber Foam Pads (5.5inch) Tons of "Uber" Microfiber Towels Uber Drying Towels Brushes Interior clean up Before shots 10k on this one These were extremely rare #10 of 12 Dusting the crevices and vent Wiped down and polished Carpets being vaccumed Cleaning/Treating the leather Using the vac to clean up the ashes from the ashtray 50/50 shot of the ashtray Before Ashtray cover After 50/50 of the door sill trim Before shot of the lighter After After shots of the interior (sorry didn't take much on the afters) Before shots (the car was in storage for a few years on a battery tender) Thick coat of dust Wheels were not bad but were cleaned up later Imperfections in the paint Bug and tar on the grill Bug and tar on the mirror After taking a look at the car we started to pre-soak the car with P21S TAW, spraying down the tires, wheel wells, engine bay, bug and tar etc... Before engine P21S Total Autowash applied, Dan brushing down the engine bay Thorough rinse down After shots (engine) Wheels and tires Foam gun with Adam's Car Wash (repeated this step a few times to ensure we removed the dust without making things worse) Rinse down After the rinse we went right to claying the car (we were in a shaded cool area) Trashed clay bar After claying we took some readings. Masking Prior to paint correction Compounding and Polishing Before shots of the hood 50/50 of the hood 50/50 shot (right side cleaned up) More Before More After Before shot of the rear taillights After Action shot After 3 stages of correction Final touches Polishing up the Chrome wheels Wiping down and Polishing the trim After pictures (Permission was granted by the owner to post photos and write up)
Phil Yiu
Phil Yiu