Detailing World  

Go Back   Detailing World > Search Forums
DW Home Forum Home Merchandise Store Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 25 of 153
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Chris@N
Forum: Tools / Towels / Other 13-05-2018, 12:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 781
Posted By Chris@N
If your on Facebook then have a look at the...

If your on Facebook then have a look at the AutoSmart Show and Shine page. There are a lot of van builds on there and I'm 99% certain that they will also be able to give you the answers you're...
Forum: Detailing Chat 13-05-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,159
Posted By Chris@N
There's a highly regarded specialist around my...

There's a highly regarded specialist around my area who I feel are living off the reputation they built some years ago when they were one of the few to do a decent job.
Now I find their finish to be...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 13-05-2018, 12:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,495
Posted By Chris@N
Used the g3 mitt ages ago and couldn't get on...

Used the g3 mitt ages ago and couldn't get on with it personally, I was using BH clay bars at the time.
Then got pointed in the direction of the AutoSmart cloth and haven't looked back. Small pot of...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 29-04-2018, 06:42 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,726
Posted By Chris@N
Yes and no... There is a link quite early in...

Yes and no...
There is a link quite early in this thread about the watchdog thing. The 2.0 chain driven engine is prone to the injectors failing (who would have thought from a Renault Durv???) and...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 29-04-2018, 06:15 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,726
Posted By Chris@N
Update time again. So... Iíve been quite...

Update time again.

So...
Iíve been quite busy with work on various projects here and there so Iíve not had the chance to do a great deal to it for a while. However, there has been progress!!
...
Forum: Auto Allure 22-04-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,032
Posted By Chris@N
Lovely!! Glad I looked at your threads to see if...

Lovely!! Glad I looked at your threads to see if there was anything listed for a discount... perfectly timed as I needed a few bits!!

#1111 has a few little bits placed and a bottle of boost to...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 09-04-2018, 09:55 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,092
Posted By Chris@N
I always find on the 1.2 and 1.4 you donít need...

I always find on the 1.2 and 1.4 you donít need to drop the frame to get the box out, only in the 1*2ís Iíve needed to do that, in which case Iíve always taken the engine out and done the clutch and...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 01-04-2018, 11:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 511
Posted By Chris@N
Also, there are a lot of things that are quite...

Also, there are a lot of things that are quite common across certain of the engine options.
The 2.0 F4R engine for example is common for injectors, and some of the sensors around the head.

To be...
Forum: Autoglym 29-03-2018, 04:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,000
Posted By Chris@N
I really like these myself. I have one for every...

I really like these myself. I have one for every pot of wax I have and a few spare for the next ones I will without doubt be getting.
Forum: The Home and Garden Zone 27-03-2018, 09:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,073
Posted By Chris@N
Iíll be keeping an eye out for your updates on...

Iíll be keeping an eye out for your updates on this, yours already looks smooth compared to what I have to deal with but Iím keen to see how you do.

Good luck with it!!
Forum: Projects and Restorations 27-03-2018, 09:32 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,726
Posted By Chris@N
Thank you both. Used an orange hex (well...

Thank you both.

Used an orange hex (well worn) and menz 2200 when I did the second batch. The first panel I used 4500 for a second round and it has a much better shine and reflection. Iíd love to...
Forum: Funnies Room 24-03-2018, 02:18 AM
Replies: 7,101
Views: 88,908
Posted By Chris@N
Caught

Caught
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 23-03-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,053
Posted By Chris@N
Great write up. Now I want some!! I donít...

Great write up.

Now I want some!! I donít need any new waxes as I have a fair few at the moment, but now I want some of this!!
Forum: Projects and Restorations 23-03-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,726
Posted By Chris@N
Thank you. I had wanted to do more to it this...

Thank you.
I had wanted to do more to it this week, but work commitments and saving for a new engine for another vehicle have paused play on the van. Need to prioritise my spending at the moment...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 21-03-2018, 10:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,923
Posted By Chris@N
My other halfís XC90 (metallic black) has had a...

My other halfís XC90 (metallic black) has had a few layers of C2V3 added to it in the past few months, but last wash I had run out, so used BSD on it. I didnít find I had any issues in applying it on...
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 18-03-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,111
Posted By Chris@N
Iím not fussed about the price of it, I have a...

Iím not fussed about the price of it, I have a Vax as I mentioned above, but was looking at the Numatic ranges and wondered about the ones with the trigger option and their ease of use against one of...
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 17-03-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,111
Posted By Chris@N
Sorry to bring this one back to the front again,...

Sorry to bring this one back to the front again, but Iíve been looking at the Numatic range this afternoon.

What are her benefits of the 570 over something like the CT370. I see the 370 has a...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 17-03-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,726
Posted By Chris@N
Thank you. I was going to take the radiator...

Thank you.
I was going to take the radiator and main cross section off too, but decided what I had done was enough, and I didnít have any spare coolant to throw in it to hand so Iíd save that. I...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 15-03-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,726
Posted By Chris@N
Thank you. Haha I know, quite an...

Thank you.




Haha I know, quite an extreme approach but it comes apart so easily on these vans and for the little effort to do, it definitely made things easier.
Itís starting to look...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 14-03-2018, 10:04 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,726
Posted By Chris@N
The Van

Iím blaming JR1982 for todayís bits, I wasnít intending to do this but then I just had to I guess...

Today I had a result for work, something that I thought was going to take ages and require a...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 14-03-2018, 09:27 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,726
Posted By Chris@N
Update time again:: Two days to update...

Update time again::


Two days to update with.

Yesterday I spent a few hours finishing off the cabin.

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180314/6cfcb597fdbaa10b9c22e3a993f565ce.jpg
...
Forum: Funnies Room 14-03-2018, 08:26 AM
Replies: 7,101
Views: 88,908
Posted By Chris@N
Rainbow

Rainbow
Forum: Funnies Room 14-03-2018, 12:47 AM
Replies: 7,101
Views: 88,908
Posted By Chris@N
There

There
Forum: Painting/Spraying & Bodywork 13-03-2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,028
Posted By Chris@N
I used plastidip on a bonnet about 6 years ago,...

I used plastidip on a bonnet about 6 years ago, if the halfrauds one is the same or worse than this then Iíd have said no. It does what it does very well, but itís not very thick and took stone chips...
Forum: Funnies Room 13-03-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 7,101
Views: 88,908
Posted By Chris@N
Darkness

Darkness
Showing results 1 to 25 of 153

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 03:47 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
DTO Garage vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
DTO Garage vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors