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Old 09-18-2012, 09:50 PM   #1
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do you guys fix small knicks/very minor dents?
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Old 09-19-2012, 01:04 AM   #3
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What are your thoughts on Opticoat V2 vs Aquartz?


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do you guys fix small knicks/very minor dents?
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they are both really great products and they do work.

what specifically did you want to know about them?
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What would you suggest using to clean and protect painted brake calibers! I would love something that would repel brake dust and easy cleaning. I have an open style wheel (VMR V710s) and I hatlodge look of a clean car with dirty brake calibers. My hands are to big to fit in between the spokes so it is a real PIA.

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they are both really great products and they do work.

what specifically did you want to know about them?
I've heard that Opticoat isn't as slick as Aquartz or any of the other nano type coatings, also that they are both prone to waterspots.
I park outside 24/7 and am looking for a way to keep my car cleaner. No garage means wash bay bucket washes and ONR washes if it's not too dirty.
My two coats of PL and 2 coats of AGHD are already wearing off after 2 months.


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Isn't it unwise to wipe down your car with QD after only a blast from the touchless?
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Old 09-19-2012, 12:36 PM   #9
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What would you suggest using to clean and protect painted brake calibers! I would love something that would repel brake dust and easy cleaning. I have an open style wheel (VMR V710s) and I hatlodge look of a clean car with dirty brake calibers. My hands are to big to fit in between the spokes so it is a real PIA.

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you can use the Wolf's Rims Shield or Opti Coat for the calipers.

this will help repel dust as well as ease up the maintenance on them.

Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner and a few good brushes (Wheel Woolies) would help clean them up.
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I've heard that Opticoat isn't as slick as Aquartz or any of the other nano type coatings, also that they are both prone to waterspots.
I park outside 24/7 and am looking for a way to keep my car cleaner. No garage means wash bay bucket washes and ONR washes if it's not too dirty.
My two coats of PL and 2 coats of AGHD are already wearing off after 2 months.


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Aquartz is slicker, however Opti Coat is more permanent.

I have seen some customers with Aquartz after 1 year 7 months and it still looks great no waterspots etc. I have seen Opti Coat it also does well against water spots.

either will definitely outlast the PL and AGHD.
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Isn't it unwise to wipe down your car with QD after only a blast from the touchless?
if the paint is not clean a QD will mar your paint.
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Old 09-19-2012, 02:17 PM   #12
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have you had any experience with CarPro CQaurtz? a Nick from Oakes Detailing in west chester seems to swear by it. Was wondering if you feel it has the same performance as an equivalent product..
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it's not a bad product I use to sell it when it first came out, we no longer sell it.
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I feel a lot of small bumps/resistance/things stuck to the paint after I wash. I feel like if I ClayBar, it will just drag these particles and swirl the clear. What should I do to start removing these 'chunks' of whatever it is from the paint?

*They are stuck from after a wash with light pressure on a mitt
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