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Recent Enhancement 2016 Summer Details

Recent Enhancement 2016 Summer Details

Recent Enhancement 2016 Summer Details

Thanks for all the support and happy Detailing! It’s been a very solid summer and all large albums can be seen on  Liquid Finish Detailing’s Facebook Feed! Here are quite a few paint correction enhancements for a number clients who wanted to dab into the world of enhancing their vehicle without doing a huge restoration. We’ll be heading into fall and final 2016 detailing, so get your appointments in fast!

– Madman – Brandon.

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Recent Detailing: Porsche Cayman, Macan, 911, VW GTI Golf, BMW 235i, BMW 435i

Recent Detailing: Porsche Cayman, Macan, 911, VW GTI Golf, BMW 235i, BMW 435i

Recent Detailing: Porsche Cayman, Macan, 911, VW GTI Golf, BMW 235i, BMW 435i

Very thankful to be busy these last two months. Now to survive the summer heat! Have a peak at the recent work I was able to have fun on these vehicles. Most of the write ups have migrated over to Liquid Finish Detailing’s Facebook Feed. Thanks for all the support and happy Detailing!

Brandon Woo, Owner/Madman/Solo Operator.

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BMW M4 Mineral White Performance Kit Renewal Detail

BMW M4 Mineral White Performance Kit Renewal Detail

BMW M4 Mineral White Performance Kit Renewal Detail

Beautiful BMW M4 Mineral White Coupe new car renewal treatment. No real issues with the vehicle. Fair amount of contamination on the rear of the vehicle. To up the gloss a good minor paint cleaning and polish was used prior to sealing all surfaces. Client wanted a super glossy and shiny surface. Wheels were done with a Coating Treatment which involved deep cleaning, polishing, and prepping the wheels with a special agent.

Brandon – Madman Detailer

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Audi R8 Phantom Black Paint Correction

Audi R8 Phantom Black Paint Correction

Audi R8 Phantom Black V10 Paint Correction

Multi day paint correction car detail for a beautiful Audi R8 Phantom Black V10. Huge amount of dealership wash swirls, towel marks, and incorrect buffing procedures on the paint. Some areas were easily corrected with Meguiars MF Finish Pad & M205 Polish, however a ton of random isolated deep scratches on the rear fenders, hood, and rear trunk lid area. Most sharp curvy areas such as the front slitter and rear splitter were done by hand with HD Express. Vehicle was close to perfect and was restored back to proper like new condition.

Enjoy the Facebook Album commentary, this was a fun project and one of the few black metallic paints I enjoy working on
Brandon Woo

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2015 Corvette Z06 Blade Silver Gloss Coat

2015 Corvette Z06 Blade Silver Gloss Coat

2015 Corvette Z06 Blade Silver Gloss Coat

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Beautiful new Z06 in for a special car coating treatment. After a safe rinseless optimum wash, claybar treatment revealed minor embedded dirt as well as minor adhesive residue leftover. I did find some minor marks, most near the door handles and the rear spoiler. Paint & wheels were polished with Optimum hyper polish blue, then thorough wipe down inspection. Gloss Coat was applied on day one. Our luck is awesome, it was raining on day two for the final checks and trim protection treatments. Beautiful silver with metallic spectra grey wheels. Beware the shiny beast!

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Porsche Macan S White New Car Coating

Porsche Macan S White New Car Coating

Porsche Macan S White New Car Coating

New Porsche Macan S White new car treatment. We took extra steps to completely decontaminate this new vehicle from the dealership after a European Delivery. Full service included: Paint Coating, Trim Coating, Interior Protection & full detail. Every surface was protected or restored for long term protection. We did do some paint correction for some minor defects to clarify the surface.

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Vehicle Overspray & Contamination Removal

Vehicle Overspray & Contamination Removal

Vehicle Overspray & Contamination Removal

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New Car Coating: 2014 Passat Urano Grey

New Car Coating: 2014 Passat Urano Grey

2014 Passat GE Urano Grey New Car Coating

New car treatment for this Passat with 1111 miles. LED light checking revealed no obvious flaws, some hood/roof/trunk water etching which we reduced down with a few compounds. Vehicle underwent the usualy decontamination, Optimum Hyper Polish, then coated with an awesome Nano Glass Coating. Bulletproof Coating by CAR Industries. Optimum Protectant Plus on the Interior. We love this coating treatment for the awesome gloss, slickness, and overall protection.

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RESULTS & PICTURES:

Facebook in progress commentary: 2014 Urano Grey VW Passat New Car Coating
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CarPro Iron-X Iron Remover Treatment

CarPro Iron-X Iron Remover Treatment

CarPro IronX Iron Remover Treatment

What is Iron-X?

CarPro Iron-X is an acid free pH balanced iron remover that dissolves embedded iron deposits and safely deep cleans your paint. Airborne chemical compounds and ferrous particles (such as rail dust) can create corrosion throughout paint layers. Orange specs that manifest on rear or top sections of a vehicle are evidence of slow “rusting” that can occur due to fall out. While normal detail shops use a clay bar to remove fall out, often the “tip” of the embedded dirt will be cut off leaving iron stems within the paint. Iron-X treatment will cleanse, brighten, shimmer, and gloss your  paint since the entire system is healthy.

Iron-X Treatment Process

Recommended application areas includes wheels, all exterior paint surfaces with emphasis on areas near tail pipes, rear bumpers, trunks, and roofs. It’s is essential to perform an initial wash, then another wash after the Iron-X chemical to properly neutralize everything.

Cost: Starting from $50 for amazing deep cleaning and safe proper fall out removal.

Does Iron-X Work on Wheels?

Absolutely! In fact, its safer than using extremely harsh acid based products that can eat into the finish of your wheel. Since Iron-X eats into the iron portion of brake dust, your painted surfaces remain stable and we ultimately remove the brake dust itself.

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What about embedded wheel brake dust?

Iron-X itself is slightly gel like, however to be more efficient CarPro Iron-X Paste is designed specifically to target embedded brake dust.

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CarPro Iron-X Fall Out Examples

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Porsche Cayman CarPro Iron-X Treatment

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panamera iron-x
panamera iron-x

Porsche Panamera Turbo CarPro Iron-X Treatment
lexus iron-x

Black Lexus IS-F Wheel Iron-X Treatment
audi s4 iron-x
audi s4 iron-x

Audi S4 White CarPro Iron-X Treatment

Level 3 Vehicle Restoration: Madman Car Care

Level 3 Vehicle Restoration: Madman Car Care

Level 3 Vehicle Restoration Package

Detail Type:

Major/Minor Paint Correction – Vehicle Restoration

Description:

The restoration service for highly discerning customers looking vehicle disassembly, wheels off, full interior cleansing, paint transformation, and specialized vehicle protection. The customer interview process is intensive to understand full expectations and deliver “madness”. For new vehicles, this involves vehicle coatings on every surface of the vehicle with proper vehicle preparation (decontamination, paint correction). For older vehicles, the restoration process often starts with the multi step paint correction, interior renewal, and any miscellaneous surfaces we can address. The restoration process is limited to vehicle condition, how major or minor services performed, and of course what the customer desires (budget, expectations, ownership length)

Cost – From $500 and up, all dependent on client expectations & interview process.

Package Details:

  • Multi Day Service
  • – 50-95% Paint Defect Removal of swirls, scratches, hazing, marring, etching
  • – Diagnose and address deep defects such as random isolated scratching, severe swirls, marring, or correct years of neglect
  • – All flat panels of vehicle will be polished such as doors, fenders, trunk, roof, hood. We want our 5.5 inch polisher to safely polish the area
  • – small areas are done by hand or with a small 4inch buffer attachment (mirrors, bumper edges, small concave areas less than 2-4 inches in size)
  • – All bumpers, side skirts, are buffed to preserve the integrity of the plastic and still achieve great results
  • – This package is usually both exterior based detail and/or interior based, interior work is highly varied based off condition & customer expectation
  • – “Madness” Car Care, we go above and beyond to achieve that special show car or concours look.

 

Example Exterior Process:

  • multi step pre rinse + exterior wash stages of contamination and dirt
  • every jam cleaned and protected with polymer glaze: gas cap, trunk jams, wheel jams, door jams
  • dry with korean waffle weave microfiber, waterless wash, and compressed air
  • wheels & wheel wells cleaned, dressed with polymer dressing
  • tires degreased & dressed with water based dressing or longterm coating
  • paint, metal, &  glass decontamination with clay
  • application CarPro Iron-X Treatment and further decon with polymerized rubber Nanoskin
  • multi step paint correction: numerous polishes and compounds
  • all in one hybrid paint cleaner or polish
  • multiple synthetic sealant or natural carnauba wax layers
  • clean & protect rubber, vinyl, plastic, and trim with special long lasting polymer dressing
  • full metal polishing with special custom metal polishes

Example Interior Process:

Examples:

porsche paint correction

Porsche 1984 911 Carrera Multi-Day Restoration – Full Interior, Trim Restoration, Paint Restoration

ferrari 355 gts red

Ferrari 355 GTS Two Day Detail – 2 Step Paint Correction, Wheels Off, Panel Off Restoration

black infiniti correction

Infiniti G37 Coupe New Car Restoration & Optimum Opti Coat

corvette c7 torch red detail
Corvette Z51 C7 Torch Red Ultimate Protection Detail: Trim, Paint, Wheel Coatings