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Forum: Gyeon 14-01-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 481
Posted By mawallace
Step by step in this thread ...

Step by step in this thread

https://www.detailingworld.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=304607

I use this all the time. I've tried without heat / with heat and TBH it did not make much difference!
Forum: The Motoring Zone 09-01-2019, 07:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,127
Posted By mawallace
What are people's experiences re the life of...

What are people's experiences re the life of these extra bright bulbs. Changing the bulbs on my Gold is a such a pain I would like to have bulbs that last. Lastime I had extra bright bulbs I had to...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 05-01-2019, 10:44 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,006
Posted By mawallace
I tried Michelin climate on my golf and it kept...

I tried Michelin climate on my golf and it kept activating the ECS. Change to Sport and found there were no problems
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 01-01-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,571
Posted By mawallace
I tried BSD and went back to Aqua Wax. Found Aqua...

I tried BSD and went back to Aqua Wax. Found Aqua Wax easier to use on a wet car and more 'forgiving' when buffing off.

I think BSD lasts a bit longer but as I apply top up every 2 -3 weeks did...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 06-12-2018, 03:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 685
Posted By mawallace
Electric v diesel performance

With VW announcing that they will stop developing combustion engines I wondered what people's experiences are re going from diesel to full electric.

How does acceleration / torque compare? What...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 02-12-2018, 10:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,675
Posted By mawallace
Picture of my vessel below. As you can see there...

Picture of my vessel below. As you can see there is no where you can apply a spanner etc to undo the cap.

What type of DI vessel do you have? This is a Spectrum SV-FK-0822. I am wondering if I...
Forum: Interior & Glass 02-12-2018, 10:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,073
Posted By mawallace
It used to!! But they removed the anti mist part...

It used to!! But they removed the anti mist part of the product some time ago!
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 01-12-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,675
Posted By mawallace
Di vessel - changing the resin - removing the head

I was wondering if 'unscrewing' the head on an DI vessel should be difficult.


I went to change the resin in mine - which is a ***** 11 litre DI vessel - and found that the top was very...
Forum: Interior & Glass 19-11-2018, 10:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 975
Posted By mawallace
Gtech G1 - applying in cold temperatures

I seem to recall - but can't find it - that there was a discussion that you should not apply this at less than 5 degrees temp. If that's the case, and you are applying in the current climate (5 - 7...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 13-11-2018, 02:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 247
Posted By mawallace
RoadServe

Free with my insurance is RoadServe. I see that my local dealer that I use is part of the scheme.

I understand that services will be cheaper with RoadServe as you get 'fleet rates'.

Does anyone...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 03-11-2018, 07:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 931
Posted By mawallace
Di Vessel Resin - Source and type

Hi all,

I've got a 11litre Di vessel and the readings are creeping up. Last wash it was 45- when I bought it I was getting 2 / 3.

I reckon the resin needs to be changed but I confused if what...
Forum: Interior & Glass 28-10-2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 933
Posted By mawallace
Removing G1

I notice that Gtehniq's instructions says

Once cured (you should see an opaque film of excess product on the surface), use another lint free cloth to apply the G2 Residue Remover and then buff...
Forum: ODK Wax 27-10-2018, 10:14 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,871
Posted By mawallace
Not on social media - count me in

Not on social media - count me in
Forum: Autoglym 24-10-2018, 06:58 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 30,862
Posted By mawallace
Iwas looking at this. Most places have it around...

Iwas looking at this. Most places have it around the £50 mark. Is it really worth that much?
Forum: Interior & Glass 23-10-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,770
Posted By mawallace
You really expect temperatures to drop! Used neat...

You really expect temperatures to drop! Used neat the screenwash will not freeze until - 45 degrees!

Last year in the UK the lowest temperature was, I think, - 13. That would indicate a 1...
Forum: Interior & Glass 13-10-2018, 09:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 732
Posted By mawallace
Car Pro Cerri Glass before H2go

cleaning the screen for the winter and applying H2go.

Few questions:-

1. I've watched different videos - using a Rayon pad. i'm trying to get rid of much and oil etc from the screen - how many...
Forum: Gtechniq 10-10-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 742,366
Posted By mawallace
C5 - I know it's recommended to leave for 3 - 24...

C5 - I know it's recommended to leave for 3 - 24 hours before getting wet - but what about using the car? Could you drive and use the car, say, 3 hours after application? If so what about any brake...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 04-10-2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,623
Posted By mawallace
Sealant recommendation black car for wimter

I'm treating my wife's car ready for the winter. I'm liking for a long lasting sealant that's easy to apply. Any suggestions
Forum: Interior & Glass 01-10-2018, 10:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,258
Posted By mawallace
Film on screen with G1 - cold mornings

I put some G1 on my screen last February and been pleased but..

with the cold and damp mornings I get to my car and there's the general 'dew' on the outside of the car. I clear it with my wipers...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 25-09-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 949
Posted By mawallace
Maintaining ceramic coating

IFI have my car covered with, say, Serum Light, what do you do to maintin the coating? Can you apply waxes over the top?

I also wonder the same thing re PPF?
Forum: Interior & Glass 24-09-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,497
Posted By mawallace
Magic sponge for glass cleaning

Having seen a magic sponge demonstrated I wondered where other people on the forum get theirs from?

And is it more effective than bar keeper's friend. It seemed to be less messy!

Will it cut...
Forum: Polish/Cleaners/Compounds/Glaze 22-08-2018, 09:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,370
Posted By mawallace
CLEANSER-POLISH - Bilt Humber

I am thinking of using this at the weekend. I wondered how long I should leave between application and buffing off?

I was going to top this with AG HD Wax - how long should I wait before applying...
Forum: Bilt Hamber 05-08-2018, 09:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,501
Posted By mawallace
QD and heat

I keep a bottle of QD in the boot of my car and went to use it today.
When I turned the top of the trigger (so that I could spray) to the open position the contents came out like a fountain like a...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 28-07-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,951
Posted By mawallace
How does this compare with bh waxes or ag ultra...

How does this compare with bh waxes or ag ultra wax
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 16-07-2018, 10:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,412
Posted By mawallace
Best Quick Detail spray and clothes to use with it

The question is:-

1. What is the best Quick Detail spray and
2. What is the best microfiber to use with it. I used to have a number of Halfords ones which had a good 'pile' to it to dry off the...
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