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The Daily News Zone

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Waxstock The Official Forum for the Main Detailing Show of the Year.

Waxstock 2022 (CBS Arena - Coventry June 5th 2022)

Car Care Show - Detailing Festival - Valeting Expo - Test products - Show and Shine and loads more . - Waxstock is held in the Exhibition Hall at the CBS Arena in Coventry
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General

Detailing Chat

Got a detailing related question that doesn't fit in any other section? Post it in here.
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Competitions

DW Competitions and more - you chance to win prizes and more .Sponsored by AutoGlym
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Detailing Products So what do you think of the products you use? You must be logged in to view this section.

The Official DetailingWorld? Review Section

A reference library section for reviews done by selected DW members on current, new and upcoming products. Most of which can be purchased from our Traders or Sponsors
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Pre-wash stages: Washing, Drying, Clay & Detailing

Discuss All your prewash stages- washing, claying, pre rinse , claying and drying
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Eco Friendly Detailing

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Wheels, Tyres & Exterior Trim

Wheels, Tyres & Exterior Trim Sponsored by ValetPRO - ValetPRO was founded in 2005. We are a UK based company and manufacture our products from ValetPRO HQ in Newhaven, East Sussex. Our vision at ValetPRO is to produce the highest quality car care products and to be the trusted brand of choice for retailers, professional detailers and car care enthusiasts everywhere. We value creativity and are constantly looking for new ways to improve our existing products or develop new ones. We are on hand to provide expert advice on our products and we are always happy to hear about your experience from using any of the ValetPRO range and receiving any feedback that you may have.
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Polish/Cleaners/Compounds/Glaze

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Waxes, Sealants & Paint Protection

Light Fantastic , Banana Armour, Orange Crush, Rainforest Rub, Purple Haze - www.dodojuice.com
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Tools - Polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing

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The Homebrew Experience - A World of Shine by You- This section is designed for you to show off your experiments whether it be a new wax , shampoo mix or Hybrid QD - let the chemist in you come out....

The Alternative Moonshine Experience

A section for all those homemade waxes, shampoo's, polishes and qd's
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Manufacturers and Private Label Brands Want to ask the Manufacturer/Brands something direct? Here is the place you can do that with our featured Manufactures/Brands
Technical Confused? Check out the Detailing Guides... Still confused? Shout in the help forum :)

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Ask Mike Phillips

A forum dedicated to questions to Mike Phillips.
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DW TV

Is Live! Post your videos of detailing in action now...
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Painting/Spraying & Bodywork

All topics relating to vehicle repair bodywork and painting, respraying etc.
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Detailing Guide

Written a guide to help someone, post it here.
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Help..!

Questions relating to products and how to use them.
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Engine Bay & Chassis Detailing

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Machine Polishing

Need help with Machine polishing
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The Studio

The place the Detailing World Supporters display their work for viewing : This is a subscription section you will need to go to your userCP (top left of the page) and select Paid Subscriptions for more information.
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The Showroom

Detailed something and want to show it off? Do it here... This is the place for you to show the world....
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The International Showroom

The place the International Detailing World Supporters display their work for viewing : This is a subscription section you will need to go to your userCP (top left of the page) and select Paid Subscriptions for more information.
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Traders Details of Special Offers/Discounts and News (You must be logged in to view)

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General Topics

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Business Issues

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Techniques & Tools

How do you find products to work? Trade products others pro's should know about? Post Here!
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Lifestyle All the other "Zones" that aren't detailing.

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Console Gaming, On Line Gaming in fact Electronic Gaming Lets be having you in here...
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The Home and Garden Zone

All about the Home - including alternative uses for cleaning products ... and all about the Garden
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Health & Lifestyle Zone

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The Insurance Zone

Want to insure your ride but not sure of wheres best.. Well, put a post here and others should be able to help!
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The Money And Business Zone

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The Motoring Zone

Just bought a car? Need advice on a car? Want to chat about cars generally? Here is the place to do it.
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The Music Zone

For All Things Music :)
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The Sports and Fitness Zone

For everything from Football to Rugby to Tennis and everything in between!
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The Tech & Gadget Zone

Gadgety, Techy or even a Techy Gadget! Stick a post in here! Sponsored by SlimsDetailing - inspired by anybody who has a car they love and care for
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Buying and Selling

Personal Sales Section (Detailing Items Only)

Sell your items here. To Access the Buying/Selling area, you need a minimum of 30 posts on the site and member of the site for 30 days
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Here Today - Shone Tomorrow

24 hr deals from all your favourite traders
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A Trader has something important they want you too see - New Product - Special Offers etc heres a place to look.
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Regional Groups & Meets A place to find to find people in your area and organise meets :)

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Latest Posts See all new posts
  1. Newbies & Introductions
    Hi guys just introducing myself, Jinky from Scotland.Just got into detailing never really bothered about my cars in the past,but got my latest car sparkling thanks to some help from the internet and now have the bug for car detailing.However Ithink I have opened a can of worms,hopefully you guys...
  2. The Motoring Zone
    Well on way back up North on A1m I thought why not have a look at the new built cafe, classic car showroom , body shop , restoration shop and garage, along with new state of art conference centre with motorsport the main theme , along with shop and restaurant. This place hosts cars n coffee ever...
  3. Projects and Restorations
    I hope this is ok with the mods to start another thread (and apologies to those that subscribed to my previous thread) but as some of you with a good memory may recall back in very late 2013 I decided to head back to my early driving days and purchase a MG Maestro Turbo which I had posted here...
  4. Detailing Chat
    I have bought new KYB struts to fit on my Subaru. They are painted but what product can I put on them to protect the paint from the elements? Nothing sticky because Al the dirt etc will stick to them
  5. Tools - Polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing
    There was another post about Dyson and there was a bunch that was saying to not to get a Dyson. So what other brands are there for cordless stick vacuums for both carpet and hardwood floors? I was going to get a Dyson until I read that post and had me wonder, what other brands are there and what...
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