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Well everyone knows that when you do something for a profession/living you tend to forget to take care of your own things or you just don't have the time to get to it.

So thanks to mindflux and others for convincing me to pick up the Prima Car Care product line, most of you know I'm a "PURIST" in the sense that I'm not a fan of glazes.

Well I figured what a great time to try out the Prima Line up and put it to the test my own family hauler. This Q7 was washed about 4 times since we purchased it back March 2010. No true prep until this write up.

What was done

- Wheels were prepped with Sonax Wheel Cleaner and cleaned up with various brushes
- Tires were spritzed down with Adam's All Purpose Cleaner
- Wheel wells were pressure washed
- Wash down and rinsed
- Door jambs were cleaned up
- Clayed
- Dried
- Paint inspected and measured
- Tires dressed
- Wheels were sealed with Prima Wheel Armour
- Prima Amigo applied with a PC and Uber Blue Pad
- Inspection with Fenix, 3m Sun Gun, Infratech, and natural sunlight
- Last Step - Menzerna Power Lock
- Rubber and Plastics Treated
- Exterior windows and mirrors cleaned and sealed

Interior
- Leather Clean/Conditioned
- Glass Cleaned
- Vaccumed
- Dash cleaned and protected

- Engine Cleaned up and dressed

Products used

Exterior

Lusso Auto Bathe
Uber Clay Bar Kit
Prima Amigo
Prima Hydro
Prima Clarity
Prima Slick
Menzerna Power Lock


Wheels and tires

Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner
Prima Nero on the tires
Prima Wheel Armour on the wheels
Adam's All Purpose Cleaner

Interior
Sonax Dashboard Cleaner
Sonax Leather Foam
Prima Clarity

Engine

Adam's In and Out Spray
Adam's All Purpose Cleaner

Tools:
Infratech 5300
Fenix TK11
Brinkmann
Fenix TK40
Porter Cable 7424 XP Kit
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Tons of "Uber" Microfiber Towels
Uber Drying Towels

Brushes
Cam Spray Pressure Wash and Foam Canon Attachment
Kwazar Mercury Pro + Bottles

Interior

Before - (some were so bad I just couldn't post it up, I would be too embarrassed)







After interior




Before shots (sorry nothing to really show except the wheels)

Wheels before




Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner in action


Tires being cleaned up with Adam's All Purpose Cleaner


Wheels after


Prima Nero used to dress the tires and Prima Wheel Armour to protect the wheels


 

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Engine Before






Adam's All Purpose Cleaner to the rescue


Adam's In and Out Spray


Engine After



Wash



Claying



Primo Amigo


After Power Lock was applied (let sit for 1 hour, after I applied Prima Hydro)
































(Permission for the write up granted by the customer)
 
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