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What how to guides would you like to see?

Hello All,

Apologies for my absence on the forum recently, I have been flat out detailing!

I have been thinking of doing this for a while but thought I would ask your opinions first. I am just about to start writing some "how to guides" that I will be posting up on here, but what sort of subjects would you find useful? Claying, washing etc.

Just post up your ideas and then I will start working away at them.

It's fantastic to see that the detailing section is becoming a great place for people to ask their questions and I shall be more active now in giving my replies to peoples questions.

Cheers,

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I'd be interested in a "How To" guide for cleaning the interiors, particularly leather surfaces and one on fixing stone chips.
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I'd be interested in a 'How To' Guide to good polishing from start to finish Roy please
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if you could do one on scratch removal? I work in a multistory car park, and thanks to stupid ignorant uncaring people my poor 147 has a fair few annoying little scratches on it...
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Not spilling away the polish would be a good start nomes
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@rancido: this is TSE's sponsored lounge, so I think it's best if they do the How To guides, but thanks for your offer
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@rancido: this is TSE's sponsored lounge, so I think it's best if they do the How To guides, but thanks for your offer
erm.. I'm asking for a guide....... I need to know how to fix these scratches cos they annoy the hell outta me
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@nomad & rancido: Nevermind my posts ...
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@nomad & rancido: Nevermind my posts ...
mmmmkay......... my brains too fried to be dealing with this lol
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@nomad & rancido: Nevermind my posts ...
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If you're talking about the polish getting thrown away BTW... it had nothing to do with me

That's my story.. and I'm sticking to it !
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Got witnesses?

And no, the kois don't count
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I would like a How to keep my car out of the garage so I can actually get it detailed.
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I'd be interested in a 'How To' Guide to good polishing from start to finish Roy please
What he said
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Swirl marks. How that clay works. Machine polishers.


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Engine bay please Roy
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Whilst TSE write the articles, it is worth looking at Guide to Detailing - Autopia.org
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Stopping/repairing white metal corrosion & blistering on Mirror roots pleeez
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Engine bay please Roy
oh yeah and that one please
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A "how to make your alloys look like new again" guide would be nice
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What about a "how to" for getting good results if you only have an hour spare Roy?
Some of the guys only get to give the motor a quick once over due to more pressing things like work/family etc.

A shortcuts type of thing
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What about a "how to" for getting good results if you only have an hour spare Roy?
Some of the guys only get to give the motor a quick once over due to more pressing things like work/family etc.

A shortcuts type of thing
I can't work out if this is a guide suggestion or a dig



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Completely innocent Nomad


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