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Old 05-03-2018, 11:13 PM   #21
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2 x 20 litre buckets, wash and rinse and wheels get done with ez detail brush and foaming wheel cleaner and rinse off the brush after every wheel
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Old 06-03-2018, 06:18 AM   #22
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3 or 4 buckets i think is insane
Nothing more than industry hype to sell more and more of the same product or youtube lads trying to get a few thumbs up.

One for paint with the grit guard and another for wheels if they having a good deep clean. Never had a issue with one bucket if im careful even on black paint. Angelwax foam always first before the hand wash.
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Old 06-03-2018, 08:51 AM   #23
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Am i the only one who uses just 1 bucket.
Do a good prewash first.
Wash the wheels last after topping up whats left in the bucket.

Maybee i am not a true detailer
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Old 06-03-2018, 10:51 AM   #24
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I have 2 buckets for the paintwork, dont use any buckets for the wheels.

Spray on wheel cleaner, agitate with various brushes, power wash wheel, then power wash my brushes then go to the next wheel.
Same here
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Old 06-03-2018, 02:14 PM   #25
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2 buckets. Use wheel cleaner and a brush + large jug full of hot water for wheels.
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Old 06-03-2018, 02:32 PM   #26
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Sometimes 2, sometimes 1 and sometimes NO buckets (BH Auto Foam, Rinse, EZ Deflector shield, Rinse). Depends on the wash I'm doing, what I'm using and how dirty the car is.
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Old 06-03-2018, 04:22 PM   #27
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I use 2 personally. 1 for the wheels and 1 for when washing the car paintwork.

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Old 06-03-2018, 07:43 PM   #28
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3 or 4 buckets i think is insane
Nothing more than industry hype to sell more and more of the same product or youtube lads trying to get a few thumbs up.

One for paint with the grit guard and another for wheels if they having a good deep clean. Never had a issue with one bucket if im careful even on black paint. Angelwax foam always first before the hand wash.
Lol - says someone who fell for the grit guard hype
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Old 06-03-2018, 07:48 PM   #29
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Depending on how dirty the car is, it’s either one, two or three.
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Old 06-03-2018, 07:59 PM   #30
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Nothing more than industry hype to sell more and more of the same product
What? Buckets, that cost like what? A couple of quid.
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