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Paint Correction and Prep for Opti Coat application on BMW 550i

Paint Correction and Prep for Opti Coat application on BMW 550iThe BMW 550i you will see in this write up is a daily driven car for a customer that is on the road 7 days a week for work. It has seen quite a bit in its 8-12 months on the road. Take a look at what we do to prep this one for Optimum Opti Coat. Subject: BMW 550I Requirements: Prepare the paint for Optimum Opti Coat application 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 - Washed with Adam's Car Wash - Decon with Wolf's Decon Gel - Wash down and rinsed - Door jambs were cleaned up - Nano Scrub AutoScrub - Dried - Tires dressed - Masking - Paint Measurement - Compounds - Meguiar's M101 / Menzerna FG400 - Final Polish - Sonax Nano Polish - Last step - Opti Coat - Inspection with Fenix, Brinkmann, and natural sunlight - Wheel wells were cleaned and dressed - Rubber and Plastics Treated - Exterior windows and mirrors cleaned and sealed - Exhaust tips cleaned - Windows were auto scrubed, cleaned, and sealed Products used Links to products used - Adam's Car Wash Wolf's Decon Gel - Iron Remover Stoner's Tarminator Adam's All Purpose Cleaner Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner NanoSkin AutoScrub System Meguiar's M101 Menzerna FG400 Sonax Nano Polish 3/6 Optimum Opti Coat Adam's Super VRT Auto Finesse Crystal Glass Cleaner Auto Finesse Mercury Metal Polish Tools used Uber Wool Wash Mitt Uber No Name MF Towels Griot's 6 inch Random Orbital Polisher Rupes LHR75 Rupes BigFoot LHR 21ES Random Orbital Polisher Rupes BigFoot LHR 15ES Random Orbital Polisher Uber Buffing Pads Defelsko Paint Meter Fenix TK35 Brinkmann Kranzle Pressure Washer Uber Foam Canon 2 Grit Guard Buckets with Caddies Adam's Firehose Nozzle Metro Air Force Blaster Prep - Clean wheels and tires/Engine Bay/Decon/Wash/NanoSkin AutoScrub Customer requested to debadge the Xdrive emblem. Paint Correction - Meg's M101 as well as Menzerna FG400 were used on this job, to finish it out and bring up a gloss we used Sonax Nano Polish. Before shot after prepping the car for correction. 50/50 shots Rupes LHR 75 working on some tight spots After correction shots After shots Hope you enjoyed our detail write up.
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