Mini Cooper - New Car Prep - Aquartz

by Phil Yiu May 01, 2011

Brand new car prep - A little bit of holograms and marring left by the dealer. We stripped the car down, clayed, polished out the minor imperfections and applied Aquartz on the wheels, glass, and paint. What was done - Exterior - Wheels were prepped with Sonax Wheel Cleaner and cleaned up with various brushes - Tires were spritzed down with Adam’s All Purpose Cleaner and washed down - Wheel wells were cleaned up - Pre Washed with W99 - Iron Cut - Wash down and rinsed - Door jambs were cleaned up - Clayed - Dried - Tires dressed - Masking - Paint Measurement - 1 Step - Menzerna Power Finish with Uber Green Pad - Inspection with Fenix, 3m Sun Gun, Infratech, and natural sunlight - Last Step – Aquartz - Rubber and Plastics Treated - Exterior windows and mirrors cleaned and sealed - Exhaust tips cleaned - Windows were clayed, cleaned, and sealed - Jambs steam cleaned Links to products used - 1Z einszett W99 Iron Cut Adam's All Purpose Cleaner Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner Uber Clay Bar Kit Menzerna Power Finish with Uber Green Pad Aquartz Adam's Super VRT Optimum Metal Polish Adam's Glass Cleaner Black Wow Tools used Uber Wool Wash Mitt Uber No Name MF Towels Porter Cable 7424XP Flex PE14-2-150 Uber Buffing Pads Defelsko Paint Meter Fenix TK11 Brinkmann Kranzle Pressure Washer Cam Spray Foam Canon 2 Grit Guard Buckets with Caddies Uber Firehose Nozzle Before Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner Wash Iron Cut Clay Holograms After Power Finish Black Wow 50/50 Aquartz After Shots Permission for this write up was granted by the owner. Enjoy!
Phil Yiu
Phil Yiu


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