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Gleammachine 27-05-2011 10:39 PM

Le Mans Blue E90 Sport Edition- Gleammachine.
 
A recent new car purchase for an existing customer- BMW E90 Sport Edition in the gorgeous Le Mans Blue.

Alloys pre-rinsed and cleansed.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport001.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport002.jpg

Squeaky clean.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport003.jpg

Bug splatters soaked and removed using AF citrus pre-wash.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport004.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport005.jpg

Again entire vehicle pre-sprayed with the above, left to dwell shortly and rinsed.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport006.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport007.jpg

Washed and de-contaminated, then a final rinse with filtered water, finally dried with plush towels and excess water blown from the panel gaps and trim.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport008.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport009.jpg

A few dealer inflicted defects to remove, and also some poor attempts at removing them caused no doubt, by the dealership.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport012.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport024.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport013.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport023.jpg

Difference in finish 50/50.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport025.jpg

Front bumper.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport026.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport030.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport027.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport029.jpg

Nice trails on the bonnet.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport031.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport033.jpg

Drivers door.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport035.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport036.jpg

Poor attempt at hand polishing.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport019.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport037.jpg

Door sill.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport041.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport043.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport044.jpg

Paintwork refined using 85 RD.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport046.jpg

Blackfire GEP applied to cleanse the paintwork.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport052.jpg

Excess oils removed with IPA.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport053.jpg

Wolf's Body Wrap applied to entire vehicle, left to cure for 15-20 mins and removed.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport055.jpg

Wheels sealed throughout.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport054.jpg

Glass cleansed and sealed with Werkstat Prime.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport057.jpg

Tyres treated with AF tyre dressing.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport059.jpg

Rubber seal fed and nourished.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...sport060-1.jpg

Plastic trim sealed using Wolf's Plastic Guard.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport077.jpg

Glass given a final polish with distilled water.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport074.jpg

Beading shot from the Wolf's Body Wrap.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport075.jpg

Finished Results.

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport079.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport080.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport083.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport061.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport063.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport066.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport070.jpg

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q...90sport062.jpg

Thanks for looking, comments welcomed and appreciated.

DMH-01 27-05-2011 10:41 PM

That's a cracking motor, fantastic job as always mate.

simonjj 27-05-2011 10:44 PM

Lovely colour and a fantastic finish, love the beading shot.

Simon

Pookini 27-05-2011 10:46 PM

One word. Wow :doublesho:argie:

That is such a wet finish! Love it! Cracking job :) And that beading is absolute porn!

Perfection Detailing 27-05-2011 10:47 PM

Nice work Rob, do love that colour.

Neil :)

North east Car Care 27-05-2011 10:56 PM

Top class work Rob

mislavto 27-05-2011 11:59 PM

it's such a beautiful car...nice job too

dave_cassidy1 28-05-2011 12:03 AM

Very good work indeed :thumb:

uzi-blue 28-05-2011 12:10 AM

Great job. Car looks amazing, love the colour :thumb:

Danno1975 28-05-2011 12:11 AM

Very Nice, like the smoke finish on those alloys. And am I wrong or has the owner already had the callipers painted?, very sensible. Think I'll be doing that from new myself in future.


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