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Old 28-04-2012, 10:01 PM   #1
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desire and tough coat ?

Anyone used this combo ? i was thinking tough coat topped with desire , do you think this would add or take away anything ?

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Old 28-04-2012, 10:15 PM   #2
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Russ of Midlands Car Care has used that combo to great effect on a VW Golf
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Old 28-04-2012, 10:37 PM   #3
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Yep - it works a treat! Mega longevity!

However, using both is overkill as they last ages alone anyway!
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Old 29-04-2012, 10:27 AM   #4
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Its a combo ive used a few times to great affect.
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Old 29-04-2012, 11:10 AM   #5
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Same also used the combo .
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Old 29-04-2012, 12:07 PM   #6
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not done it with desire, but worked great with spirit, i won't hesitate to do the same when i get some desire though
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Old 29-04-2012, 03:46 PM   #7
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I've used spirit and desire over toughcoat and is overkill IMO, but it did last and bead for ages. Was certainly no contaminants on the panels when I stripped it back
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Old 29-04-2012, 06:50 PM   #8
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So not a total waste then if it offers that much protection
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Two weeks ago I did my silver Lexus with two coats of Tough Coat and two coats of Desire and the effect on the paintwork is better then anything I have seen before.

The car has seen quite a bit of rain too and the beading/sheeting qualities of this combo have got to be seen to be believed. I took some video of it and thought I’d post it up, but upon playback it turned out to be not the best quality. Shame really, as the water just slid off.

For what it’s worth, this combo along with Rejuvenate and Tripple prior to Tough Coat and Desire is the only thing I’ll be doing in the future for my Lexus.

If you have it, it would be a shame not to use it.
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