My Method

Cleaning and detailing your Astra.
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ScotsDude
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Astra Model: SRI 1.6 CDTI 136bhp
Astra Options: Nav
Astra Colour: Flipchip Silver
Location: Falkirk

My Method

Post by ScotsDude » Sat Sep 02, 2017 9:06 pm

Spent most of the day on it today,done it like this.....

Rinsed car
G3 body prep shampoo done with wash mitt
Clean water with wash mitt to wash off soap
Dried with microfibre
Maguairs Clay Bar all over
G3 Detail Polish
G3 Wax
Maguairs Tyre Dressing
Here's the result.

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GRA
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Astra Model: 1.0T 12V ECOFLEX DESIGN 5DR 2016
Astra Options: NONE
Astra Colour: FLIP CHIP SILVER
Location: Warrington

Re: My Method

Post by GRA » Sun Sep 03, 2017 8:19 am

Nice job . Liking the finish you've got of that tyre dressing .
Nova, Vectra , 2 corsas and now 1.0t Astra


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ScotsDude
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Astra Model: SRI 1.6 CDTI 136bhp
Astra Options: Nav
Astra Colour: Flipchip Silver
Location: Falkirk

Re: My Method

Post by ScotsDude » Sun Sep 03, 2017 11:52 am

GRA wrote:
Sun Sep 03, 2017 8:19 am
Nice job . Liking the finish you've got of that tyre dressing .
Thanks :) Aye tyre dressing worked well


davidw
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Astra Model: 1.6T Elite Nav
Astra Options: All except CD Player and Parking Pack
Astra Colour: Cosmic Grey
Location: Oxfordshire, UK

Re: My Method

Post by davidw » Mon Sep 04, 2017 2:37 pm

How do you get the tyre dressing to the bottom? Do you just move it forwards a bit?
Astra Hatchback Elite Nav |1.6i Turbo | 200 bhp | Cosmic Grey | Intellilux Matrix Headlights | Dark Rear Windows | Keyless Entry | Sports Seats (AGR - Approved) | Front and Rear Parking Sensors


Johny555
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Re: My Method

Post by Johny555 » Mon Sep 04, 2017 2:58 pm

davidw wrote:
Mon Sep 04, 2017 2:37 pm
How do you get the tyre dressing to the bottom? Do you just move it forwards a bit?
No he puts the car on its roof, :D


davidw
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Astra Model: 1.6T Elite Nav
Astra Options: All except CD Player and Parking Pack
Astra Colour: Cosmic Grey
Location: Oxfordshire, UK

Re: My Method

Post by davidw » Mon Sep 04, 2017 3:58 pm

Johny555 wrote:
Mon Sep 04, 2017 2:58 pm
davidw wrote:
Mon Sep 04, 2017 2:37 pm
How do you get the tyre dressing to the bottom? Do you just move it forwards a bit?
No he puts the car on its roof, :D
That's where I've been going wrong then.
Astra Hatchback Elite Nav |1.6i Turbo | 200 bhp | Cosmic Grey | Intellilux Matrix Headlights | Dark Rear Windows | Keyless Entry | Sports Seats (AGR - Approved) | Front and Rear Parking Sensors


Ausastra2
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Astra Model: KB Hatch RS-V 1.6 turbo Petrol Auto
Astra Options: Touring Pack
Astra Colour: Summit White
Location: Brisbane Australia

Re: My Method

Post by Ausastra2 » Wed Sep 06, 2017 7:31 am

Is that a thumb print on the nearside B pillar ? :lol:
Only joking :D


Jozsef_hu
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Re: My Method

Post by Jozsef_hu » Thu Sep 07, 2017 1:47 pm

Hi! Really nice job! How often do you use G3 detailed polish? I guess not every time you wash your car.
Jozsef


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