Porsche 911 Turbo X50 Cab

by Phil Yiu April 28, 2010

A very very good customer picked up this mint condition P-car (okay mint less the paint work) This is one of those cars that come to you super wet super gloss till you put it in direction sunlight or under the Fenix, Sun Gun, Halogens....can never figure out how they get that glossy .... glaze... Take a look, enjoy! 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 - Engine cleaned up with P21S TAW and dressed with einszett Vinyl Rubber Care - Wash down and rinsed - Convertible Top Cleaned and Protected - Door jambs were cleaned up - Clayed - Dried - Paint inspected and measured - Wheels were removed and protected with Swissvax Autobahn - Wheel Wells were cleaned and dressed with Adam's Undercarriage Spray, Brake Calipers were protected with SV Autobahn - Tires dressed with einszett Vinyl Rubber Care - 2 Step Paint correction (Meguiars M105 with an Uber Yellow, and Menzerna PO85RD with an Uber Blue) - Inspection with Fenix, 3m Sun Gun, Infratech, and natural sunlight - 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. Products used: (feel free to click the link below for more info) Exterior: Adam's Car Wash P21S Total Auto Wash(engine, presoak, wheel wells, tires) Uber Yellow Wash Sponge Raggtopp Cleaner and Fabric Protectant Swissvax Clay Bar and Optimum Instant Detail Spray and Gloss Enhancer Einszett Spray Wax Meguiars M105 Menzerna PO85RD Swissvax Divine Wheels/Tires/Engine P21S Wheel Cleaner einszett Vinyl Rubber Care - Tires, wheel wells, engine Interior: einszett Interior Kit Tools: Infratech 5300 Fenix TK11 Brinkmann Flex 3403 Makita Metabo The Uber Foam Pads (5.5inch) Tons of "Uber" Microfiber Towels Uber Drying Towels Brushes Cam Spray Pressure Wash and Foam Canon Attachment Interior: Interior was in pretty good shape, used einszett Cockpit to treat the plastics, einszett Leathercare for the Leather trim, Adam's Glass Cleaner for the windows, vac....take a look Before After Engine cleaned up with P21S Total Autowash and dressed with einszett Vinyl Rubber Care Before After Wash/Wheels Wheels cleaned up the rinsed down Sorry no foam shots just rinse down (super cold out when we were doing this car) Claying with the Uber Blus Clay Bar and Optimum No Rinse Masking down the car and using the Uber Masking Paper to cover the top and the windows from all the dusting. (pretty make shift but got the job done) Okay so how bad was the car take a look at the before compound/polish shots 50/50 of the hood after M105 50/50 of the hood after PO85RD Metabo in action Before door panel shots After door shot (M105 and PO85RD) Another action shot Dust everywhere from the paint correction Checking the paint outside and the final rinse Swissvax Divine Wheels were removed for SV Autobahn and access for wheel well detail Wheels were cleaned/and waxed Before Calipers were waxed After Final touches Black Wow on the bumperettes and plastic trim Before After Final Shots: (Permission was granted by the owner to post photos and write up) Thanks Dan and Tom!
Phil Yiu
Phil Yiu