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Have any of you guys used colour polish ? If so what one would recommend ?

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Spit and polish
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T-Cut Colour Fast polish - works quite good on my burgundy bella and minor scratches, but does not cover very well big marks and scratches.
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Cheers Greg, I'll investigate
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Re: Coloured Polish

Baby, love the 145 Cloverleaf..Bravo. Hope it gives you loads of fun. Can endorse the T-Cut colour Fast. Used it years ago on a very sorry black 205 GTi.. worked wonders, recently used blue on the GTV also great improvement ( it had been sitting outdoors for 2 years , so good test). Tried to remove overspray on my white 147, slightly less success but still improved it . Good Luck.
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Make sure you protect your hands when using colour polish,it is very difficult to remove it.
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T-Cut colour fast polish it is then

Thanks for the comments Guiliasuper I hope it will work wonders , the paint work needs a bit of work but im sure we make the car look just like it came out the show room !
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It's quite good stuff and a well known brand, so it's save for your carpaint and besides of that, it comes easly off all ruber and plastic parts
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Make sure you protect your hands when using colour polish,it is very difficult to remove it.
I concur with that, I had black hands for a few days
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I had to give a presentation once,with red hands,never got the contract but managed to get a lot of grins
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Caught red handed some might say
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The T Cut colour stuff is good if you've got marks to shift. It's fairly abrasive so not for regular use.

The Turtle Wax Colour Magic (the one with the crayon) is very good and is no more abrasive than AG SRP for example.

My advice (other than listen to your Dad) is to get it nicely buffed up and them carefully wash it by hand at least one a week using my quick guide sticky above

Finish it off with the miracle product that is Aquawax (or Express Wax in trade form).

IIRC, Nigel uses it so pinch his

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What does IIRC mean
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What does IIRC mean
If I recall correctly
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IIRC I've found in the past that coloured polish leaves swirl marks, so I've gone back to using the non-colured stuff.
Could be I wasn't doing it right, of course!
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Be careful, these coloured polishes often contain a cutting agent so when you think you're adding to the paint, you are really taking away. Regular use can be quite destructive. You have been warned
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Re: Coloured Polish

To be fair, they do describe them as "polish". If you want to add to the paint, you need a wax.

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Re: Coloured Polish

Depends what you mean by a colour polish?! I use waxes made for a specific colour etc. Polish I use is just normal, well not quite but on my 166 i put on dodo juice light fantastic as it is silver, and really brings out the sparkle of it!
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