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Discussion in 'General Off Topic Chat' started by Jimbobcook, Nov 10, 2018.

  1. Sharpy

    Sharpy This place has cost me a fortune....

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    Its only a small garage, friend of a friend so its a freebie.
     
  2. X3RN

    X3RN Active Member

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    I've had this car for about a month now and this was just before its first PROPER clean. Looks much better now. I have to go down quite a lot of back roads for work so it gets pretty messy pretty quick
     
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  3. Mr Pig

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    I've known people who don't wash their cars, ever.
     
  4. Jimbobcook

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    They won't get any swirls at least haha
     
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    I bet your school report said "could try harder" Looks like i am going to win the dirty car competition at least.
     
  6. Sharpy

    Sharpy This place has cost me a fortune....

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    Not going to lie... I’m sweating about the current state of the Leon... just not got time right now...

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  7. Jimbobcook

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    :foot::foot::repuke::sick::sick::sick::sick::sick:
     
  8. Legojon

    Legojon I only wanted a remap
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    I realise I should probably create a new thread. But since everyone is present. It's not exactly dirty. But some :censored: has burnt a load of painted wood. Covered both sealions in ash. Is machine polish my only option now?
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  9. Sharpy

    Sharpy This place has cost me a fortune....

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    The image hasn't worked.
     
  10. Legojon

    Legojon I only wanted a remap
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    Weird... I can see it... but I am fuming!
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  11. Sharpy

    Sharpy This place has cost me a fortune....

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    I can see it now... thats doesnt look great could be burns? Assume you have tried a hand polish? If that doesnt work its going to need something like a machine polish I would think. Hard to tell without seeing it in the flesh.
     
  12. Legojon

    Legojon I only wanted a remap
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    Tried triple. But I was already late for work. Will clean an area and try super resin polish. Then scratchx when I get home. See if either can save me. But not going to be a half hour job. There's loads of nice cars in the area still covered in the ash. But noone seems bothered but me.
     
  13. Sharpy

    Sharpy This place has cost me a fortune....

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    The other option might be to strip all the protection off decontaminate and clay bar it.

    Either way it’s not quick. Like you I’d be raging.


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  14. Bedlam

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    Do you lnow who burn't the wood?
    Why don't you call the Environmental Protection Dept. at your Local Council for advice
     
  15. Legojon

    Legojon I only wanted a remap
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    I'm still trying to find out. I guess the problem of knocking on every door in the street at 9am is a lot of people are at work. But I literally did every door twice. Or maybe it's because I looked fuming noone wanted to open the door.
     
  16. Jimbobcook

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    I sense this happening...
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    I'd go the full decontamination route and see if it's under the wax and start from scratch... Do the sea lion 2 first though incase you get issues...
     
  17. BadBoy03

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    Wow...this must win. Is it stone/yard dust? To think I was fretting over some bird sh8 which has been dumped in the last 30 mins (I cleaned it this afternoon!) :headhurt:
     
  18. BadBoy03

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    I think we all have a falling down moment when our cars have been compromised :)
     
  19. Sharpy

    Sharpy This place has cost me a fortune....

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    The route to my daughters new school goes past a quarry... it’s a nightmare.


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