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Old 17-03-2018, 12:29 PM   #1
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Help with finishing wax / sealant needed.....

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I have a Clio with great condition paintwork that was lightly single stage machined the back 1/3rd of last year; and went into the garage for winter not that long after. I'm about to dig it back out for the summer season and thought i might start with a weekend of working on the paintwork at Easter.

I am a tinkerer and i love being outside; so i'd planned on the normal wash, possible decontaminate, claybar and then hand polishing with Autoglym SRP via a Lake Country Hydro-Tech hand pad; or a Scholl concepts polishing puck.

And here my 'problems' start. I'm more interested in long term protection / ease of continued maintenance washes than purely outright day-to-day shine and have a few products here to use to finish.

I'd intended on getting a couple of layers on and am unsure what would be best as a harder / more durable (?) base-layer.....and then what to use ontop.


I have:

Gtechniq C2 v3 Liquid Crystal spray.
DodoJuice Supernatural Hybrid wax.
Bilthammer Double Speed Wax.


Colour of the car is below if it helps at all. What would you do ????




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Old 17-03-2018, 01:06 PM   #2
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Either wax maintained with c2 will be fine, it's simply down to which wax do you prefer, c2 will become the lsp so what is under it becomes redundant.
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Old 17-03-2018, 07:27 PM   #3
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Are you limited to only those 3 products?
If your paint is that good from a polish then why not ceramic coat it?

That could then make washing easier and give longer protection
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