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Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 22-11-2019, 09:10 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,158
Posted By NorthantsPete
Meguirs NXT is the best Ive used so far. I...

Meguirs NXT is the best Ive used so far.

I know this because with zero effort, zero time spent getting anything right, any ratio, the missus gets on with it!
Forum: Interior & Glass 20-11-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 429
Posted By NorthantsPete
Filling my crack

Im not too keen on removing the big heavy motorised volvo seats and taking them out to spray - I will if I need to but trying other fixes.

Can you tell me of any really good products for repairing...
Forum: Detailing Chat 20-11-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,686
Posted By NorthantsPete
ah its case sensitive. you could put it on...

ah its case sensitive.

you could put it on hotukdeals but theyve been banned - no idea why
cheers
Forum: Detailing Chat 20-11-2019, 08:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,686
Posted By NorthantsPete
ah found it via google.. odd... but the code...

ah found it via google.. odd... but the code doesnt work :(
Forum: Detailing Chat 20-11-2019, 08:51 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,686
Posted By NorthantsPete
:( did they pull it? i cant see it anywhere,...

:( did they pull it?
i cant see it anywhere, even searched through all sonax products.

gonna pick up some of those waxes for summer though
Forum: Health & Lifestyle Zone 20-11-2019, 08:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,505
Posted By NorthantsPete
oh yeah and start lifitng weights, start with...

oh yeah and start lifitng weights, start with dumbells if you dont have any kit, you can do your whole body 3 times a week then modify as needed after 4-6 weeks
Forum: Health & Lifestyle Zone 20-11-2019, 08:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,505
Posted By NorthantsPete
IF you have a mass gainer or prtein shake, add a...

IF you have a mass gainer or prtein shake, add a glug of olive oil, you wont notice it and you wont taste it but you can easy bump 300-500 cals
Cook in olive oil, add to salads, add cheese to...
Forum: England 19-11-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,349
Posted By NorthantsPete
I cant get over on this show the prices of the...

I cant get over on this show the prices of the cars! $3000 for a **** heap you wouldnt spend £200 on, $8000 for an old knackered mr2

The Lotus just got a valet by the same guy above, meguirs...
Forum: England 18-11-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,349
Posted By NorthantsPete
It looked like not very long tbh... couple of...

It looked like not very long tbh... couple of hours tops
Forum: England 18-11-2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,349
Posted By NorthantsPete
Maybe the Waitrose crowd who like to pay over the...

Maybe the Waitrose crowd who like to pay over the odds for something that's obtainable cheaper may be the crowd.

Maybe not the range rovers going through back lanes but the aston martin owners
Forum: England 18-11-2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,349
Posted By NorthantsPete
Detailling market in the UK - $1100 for a polish and ceramic?

So, im sitting here wondering why our detaillers are earnign £14k-30k, and why its not as crazy as the states - are we missing something?

Watching wheeler dealers, Mike takes the corvette to a...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 18-11-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,411
Posted By NorthantsPete
i just buy 50 microfibres off amazon too...

i just buy 50 microfibres off amazon

too large and I find they drag or flap around the place, danger of picking up dirt
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 18-11-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 541
Posted By NorthantsPete
the only advantage really is filling ability. if...

the only advantage really is filling ability. if you have a daily driver, NXT wax or maybe SRP covers a lot of the stuff you wont bother correcting.. this is the only drawback to some non silicon...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 15-11-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 954
Posted By NorthantsPete
Ultimate quick detail - the Car Wash!

In this 'orrible weather, is anyone tempted to use a car wash? Even for a dirt removal between your own washes? The Sonax BSD lets most of it slide off, ive made it to 6 weeks without a wash looking...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 15-11-2019, 12:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 541
Posted By NorthantsPete
When I clay in summer, i tend to use a paste wax....

When I clay in summer, i tend to use a paste wax. .. this is normally the only time it gets a paste as its just not economica these days on time

So, I use spray waxes, no harm you using one...
Forum: Detailing Chat 15-11-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,095
Posted By NorthantsPete
A lot longer than a spray and wipe as i dry,...

A lot longer than a spray and wipe as i dry, that's for sure
Forum: Detailing Chat 15-11-2019, 08:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,095
Posted By NorthantsPete
Like you say, it becomes almost TOO easy with...

Like you say, it becomes almost TOO easy with sprays and decent quick detailers that last longer then youre next wash - i literally dry down with them always now and it prevents the need for a...
Forum: The Tech & Gadget Zone 15-11-2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 961
Posted By NorthantsPete
reminds me of the old "HD ready" tvs... not...

reminds me of the old "HD ready" tvs... not actually HD but... ready..in case you want to plug something into them.. yet they barely hit 480p...well they couldnt as they were not digital!
Forum: The Tech & Gadget Zone 15-11-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 961
Posted By NorthantsPete
I bought a Samsung 10 years ago, last of the...

I bought a Samsung 10 years ago, last of the plasmas before they went (when blacks were crap on lcd)
Its still going strong today, still 1020p so still relevant, mostly streaming from the web so...
Forum: The Daily News Zone 14-11-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 417
Posted By NorthantsPete
wow, thats so fitting for the uk countryside. ...

wow, thats so fitting for the uk countryside.

I now just need to find a way to go live in the country, once a cheap land is now full of toffs and second generation business owners.
Forum: Detailing Chat 14-11-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,641
Posted By NorthantsPete
As time goes on, wax name was used where polymers...

As time goes on, wax name was used where polymers wouldnt sell, so really wax hasnt been around for ten years+ as most domestic applications are not pure waxes.

'Contains wax' is then the buzz...
Forum: Detailing Chat 14-11-2019, 10:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,095
Posted By NorthantsPete
You wanna get into sprays, but bulk. A...

You wanna get into sprays, but bulk.

A single all purpose cleaner for interior, spray a TFR on the car while you filly our bucket

After a wash dry own with sonax BSD or another polymer spray...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 14-11-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 3,587
Views: 648,628
Posted By NorthantsPete
38, Volvo D5 V70 I had a Volvo v70 T4 200bhp...

38, Volvo D5 V70

I had a Volvo v70 T4 200bhp petrol jobby at 36 - then a toyota, but the kids moaned I went back to the newer volvo
...
Forum: Interior & Glass 14-11-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 769
Posted By NorthantsPete
APC's are versitile, no need for multiple...

APC's are versitile, no need for multiple cleaners

MEguirs detailer ive used inside and out at different strengths never fails to impress
Forum: The Motoring Zone 14-11-2019, 10:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,233
Posted By NorthantsPete
At the end of the day it needs to meet spec. ...

At the end of the day it needs to meet spec.

I was suprised by Amsoil, but its expensive. Long drain adn cooler box temrperatures.

9 times out of 10 though any brand at the right spec will do,...
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