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Forum: Eco Friendly Detailing 19-05-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 341
Posted By westerman
I use ONR a lot as I am not able to park close...

I use ONR a lot as I am not able to park close enough to my water/electrics.

All the advice above is good imo. If the car is really dirty you definitely need a bucket full of the ONR solution to...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 19-05-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 179
Posted By westerman
I have 3 litres I bought a few years back. It...

I have 3 litres I bought a few years back. It makes the car shiny. I suspect it does this by stripping everything off the paint so be careful especially if you have wax on there.
I also found it had...
Forum: Detailing Chat 19-05-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By westerman
I used to have lead soldiers as a kid and chew...

I used to have lead soldiers as a kid and chew the heads off them:rolleyes: I have sawn and disposed of more sheets of asbestos than I can remember way back in the day. I worked in Engineering and...
Forum: Eco Friendly Detailing 15-05-2019, 02:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 736
Posted By westerman
For light dust I use ONR as a QD and just use...

For light dust I use ONR as a QD and just use whatever MF's I have to hand. If I use the ONR bucket wash method I use the Dural professional Grouting sponge, available on Ebay £7-95 for 2 pack. Work...
Forum: Interior & Glass 15-05-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 661
Posted By westerman
Agree it can be difficult once the dreaded sticky...

Agree it can be difficult once the dreaded sticky wheel happens. I've had this in the past, tried all manner of cleaning, thought I'd done it only for the sticky feeling to return a day or two later....
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 13-05-2019, 11:22 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 22,959
Posted By westerman
Just ordered the Beadmaker from...

Just ordered the Beadmaker from Prestigecarcareshop online. I MUST remember to check out DW for my discount codes :(

Anyway looking forward to giving it a go, looks good.

Harry
Forum: Eco Friendly Detailing 13-05-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 481
Posted By westerman
Bought mine here, great service. ...

Bought mine here, great service.
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Optimum-No-Rinse-Wash-and-Shine-946ml-Rinseless-Car-Wash-with-Polymers/153310062649?hash=item23b1fde839:g:J1IAAOSwQqZcGm-z

Harry
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 09-05-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 851
Posted By westerman
Good question. I had a similar dilemma last year...

Good question. I had a similar dilemma last year when I did a decon and used Autoglym UHD. I was not sure what to use as I thought any QD is bound to leave something behind and therefore the finish...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 09-05-2019, 11:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 533
Posted By westerman
Plus one for that. I do exactly the same. ...

Plus one for that. I do exactly the same.

Harry
Forum: Interior & Glass 09-05-2019, 11:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,404
Posted By westerman
The easiest one to acquire off the shelf is...

The easiest one to acquire off the shelf is Autoglym Bumper and Trim Gel. It works perfectly, I have used nothing else for years. Particularly good at stopping seals from freezing too.

Harry
Forum: Interior & Glass 08-05-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,462
Posted By westerman
If you are after a very classy subtle scent I can...

If you are after a very classy subtle scent I can recommend Angelwax Bliss. Lovely after tones and for a spray application it lasts and lasts.
I've been using this for months and once used on the...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 08-05-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 986
Posted By westerman
I'm using AG UHD shampoo at the moment. No...

I'm using AG UHD shampoo at the moment. No complaints at all.

Harry
Forum: Interior & Glass 06-05-2019, 11:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 626
Posted By westerman
I would suggest a really good vacuuming on a...

I would suggest a really good vacuuming on a regular basis after you have dusted and applied any dressings. That way any dust that is transferred to the seats and carpets from your initial dusting...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 04-05-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 698
Posted By westerman
I've read some pretty interesting comments on...

I've read some pretty interesting comments on hand polishing. There are some who won't put a machine near their precious cars and get excellent results.
I imagine it takes for ever, requires the...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 04-05-2019, 06:47 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,670
Posted By westerman
Every product will have it's critics. I can't...

Every product will have it's critics. I can't think of a QD that has had better praise on here than BSD. I think it has more likes than dislikes and by some distance,:thumb: but as everything it's up...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 01-05-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 658
Posted By westerman
Maybe using Collinite 476 has already spoiled...

Maybe using Collinite 476 has already spoiled you.:D

I have used Colly 476 for years and have found a lot of waxes don't perform as well. Mind you I have never used Fusso.

Collinite does the...
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 24-04-2019, 07:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,031
Posted By westerman
I do a decon twice a year and use BH cleanser...

I do a decon twice a year and use BH cleanser fluid prior to waxing.

Harry
Forum: Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection 24-04-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,192
Posted By westerman
I use BSD both dry and wet depending on the stage...

I use BSD both dry and wet depending on the stage I apply it. I have found that if too much product is applied dry, it can drag. The new bottles have a better spray head and using the lightest of...
Forum: Interior & Glass 24-04-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,619
Posted By westerman
ODK Cabin is awesome. Harry

ODK Cabin is awesome.

Harry
Forum: Detailing Chat 24-04-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 761
Posted By westerman
I looked into this some time ago and found,just...

I looked into this some time ago and found,just as long as you're number plate conforms to the standard i.e.manufacturers name and address and the relevant BS number which are usually shown in tiny...
Forum: Detailing Chat 24-04-2019, 06:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,231
Posted By westerman
Welcome along, I reckon we're more or less all...

Welcome along, I reckon we're more or less all the same on here. Just don't post what I did and call it C.O.D or the fishy jokes will start all over again.:rolleyes:

Harry
Forum: Detailing Chat 20-04-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,079
Posted By westerman
I had a yellow car in 2010 and it was great,...

I had a yellow car in 2010 and it was great, looked lovely each time it was cleaned and finished. Only problem I had was when I came to sell it, nobody wanted a yellow car!
I do believe yellow are...
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 11-04-2019, 07:55 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,670
Posted By westerman
So many ways to use BSD with plenty to like. I...

So many ways to use BSD with plenty to like. I have a few on my shelf as these cheap deals keep coming up and I can't resist!!, I keep using it for a while then trying something different. Good...
Forum: Detailing Chat 08-04-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,760
Posted By westerman
I went to Scotland on Hols. Parked on an incline...

I went to Scotland on Hols. Parked on an incline at the side of the road when a guy parked in front of me and let his car roll back to rest on my front bumper.
He was about to walk off when I told...
Forum: Detailing Chat 08-04-2019, 03:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,760
Posted By westerman
Once I parked in an empty car park, first car in...

Once I parked in an empty car park, first car in there. Lady followed me in driving a Range Rover, decided she'd park next to me, misjudged it and smashed the tail light and surrounding area of my 6...
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