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Old 01-06-2019, 09:27 PM   #21
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I have used avalanche but I am now using pro kleen pH neutral snow foam orange and cherry as a bundle but only used the orange so far but I like it

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Old 01-06-2019, 09:53 PM   #22
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Thanks for all the recommendations. I'll have a look into them.
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Old 01-06-2019, 10:01 PM   #23
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BH Auto foam only one that seems to do anything to help remove dirt.
Was the case in the past but not anymore. There are a few quality foams on the market now, autofoam is still excellent though.

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Old 02-06-2019, 03:28 PM   #24
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I have a few on the go because I like to experiment with different products. I haven't found anything to beat Bilt Hamber Auto Foam. There are other great products too though.

ODK Arctic is excellent. The cleaning power is top notch and this is matched by its versatility. It works just as well through a pump sprayer as a regular prewash. Lovely minty smell in use too and rinses away easily from the drive.

Autoglym's Polar Blast is another great product from them. It works really well. The only drawback of this product for me is that it sticks around on the drive for ages afterwards, unless you chase off the remaining suds with your pressure washer. A minor drawback really though.

I have still got at least 4 litres of Waxaddict's mild but effective snow foam. It smells good and cleans well. It's gentle on LSPs too.

Gtechniq's is a great product for cleaning safely.

I have heard lots of good thiongs about Gyeon's too.
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Old 10-06-2019, 09:54 AM   #25
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I use Auto finesse Avalanche

Previously used bilt hamber and a few others but i find the avalanche the best one

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Old 10-06-2019, 11:49 AM   #26
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Does this clean well ?
I have tried 1 litre of this and it doesn't clean at all

I tired one panel with it on and one without and there was no difference

I have got a sample of the Blizzard Force(more alkiline like Bilt Hamber autofaom) so will see if this is any better

Nothing for me yet has come close to BH
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Old 10-06-2019, 12:27 PM   #27
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I really didn't get on with Avalanche at all. It left white marks on the paint - checked with a few guys on here and may have been a dodgy bottle as was cloudy as well, but still wouldn't buy again.

For cleaning purposes I would go BH Autofoam. I have also been given a bottle or ProKleen which I have been using on the wheels and works great also smells lovely. Also works great as a 2BM shampoo.

I also think you would need to go a long way to beat Megs Hyper Wash .
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Old 19-06-2019, 03:08 PM   #28
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Another vote for the Bilt Hamber snow foam here.
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