Badger5AH Fabrications
Results 1 to 13 of 13
  1. #1
    Grant's Avatar
    5th Gear

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Dec 2003
    Location
    Aberdeen
    Posts
    1,112

    Audi A3 - Protection Detail

    I bought my A3 last weekend, so today I thought it deserved a good clean!

    It's been a long day, I started at 8.30am and finished just before 6pm!


    Engine bay
    • Degreased engine with Meguiar’s Super Degreaser (4:1)
    • Agitated with Raceglaze Detailing Brushes
    • Protected with 303 Aerospace Protectant

    Wheels & Arches
    • Wheels cleaned with Bilberry Wheel Cleaner
    • Agitated with EZ Detail Wheel Brush and Raceglaze Detailing Brushes
    • Tyres and wheel arches cleaned with Meguiar’s Super Degreaser (4:1)
    • Wheels sealed with Poorboy's Wheel Sealant
    • Tyres dressed with Meguiar’s Endurance Tyre Gel

    Washing
    • Thorough rinse (10-15 mins)
    • Pre-wash with Meguiar’s Hyperwash
    • Cleaned window seals, door shuts etc. with Meguiars All Purpose Cleaner (10:1)
    • Wash car using the 2BM with Meguiar’s Shampoo Plus and a Lambswool Wash Mitt
    • Sprayed car with Meguiar’s Last Touch (1:1) and dried off with a PB Luxury Drying Towel to avoid water spots marks

    Decontamination
    • Step 1 – Decontaminated car using Autosmart Tardis and an Atomiza Microfibre Work Towel
    • Step 2 – Removed surface contaminants with Meguiar’s Mild Detailing Clay using Meguiar’s Last Touch (1:1) as a lubricant

    Protection
    • Cleansed paint with Werkstatt Acryllic Prime using a Meguiar’s Microfibre Applicator
    • Applied 3 coats of Werkstatt Acryllic Jet Trigger (leaving 30 minutes between each coat)
    • Applied 1 coat of Werkstatt Acryllic Glos

    Glass
    • Cleansed exterior glass with Werkstatt Acryllic Prime using a Meguiar’s Microfibre Applicator
    • Cleansed interior glass with Meguiar’s Glass Cleaner (10:1) using a Poorboy’s Super Thick & Plush Towel

    Interior
    • Interior hoovered out with Henry Hoover!
    • Floor mats cleaned with Meguiar’s All Purpose Cleaner (10:1)
    • Leather interior cleaned with Raceglaze Leather Cleaner using a Meguiar’s Microfibre Applicator Pad and Raceglaze Leather Cleaning Brush
    • Leather interior protected with Raceglaze Leather Balm using a Meguiar’s Microfibre Applicator
























  2. # ADS
    ADS
    Join Date
    Always
    Location
    Global
    Posts
    Many
     
  3. #2
    N8
    N8's Avatar
    Kowalski Details

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Salford, Manchester
    Posts
    17,137

    My Social Networking

    Add N8 on Facebook Visit N8's Instagram Channel
    Lovely A3, Lovely pics, Lovely work!

  4. #3
    Ash B's Avatar
    6th Gear

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Cardiff
    Posts
    5,808
    Great work fella. A3 looks very tidy and clean. Long day aswell
    Dark Vader Half sibling - MyThread

  5. #4
    James.Asbri's Avatar
    Vorsprung Durch Technik
    Snake Champion

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Cardiff
    Posts
    1,181
    Got yourself a nice A3 there!

    Good job!


    MY11 Audi A3 Black Edition | Ibis White

    Technology Pack | Interior Light Pack | Heated Front Seats | Tyre Pressure Monitor | Folding Mirrors | Deletion of Model & Engine Capacity

    Follow me on Twitter

  6. #5
    Jimmeh's Avatar
    5th Gear

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    East Midlands
    Posts
    1,426

    My Social Networking

    Add Jimmeh on Facebook
    A pretty comprehensive deep clean there! Well documented, too. Well done
    Audi A4 Avant 1.9TDi 130 Quattro Sport.
    WhiteDetails.co.uk - Facebook? Follow me!

  7. #6
    S4twiggy's Avatar
    Fully Certified Detailer!!

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    South Wales
    Posts
    1,811
    looking tip top mate well done

  8. #7
    Smoothie's Avatar
    5th Gear

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Lurgan N.I
    Posts
    1,431
    liking that a lot, nice car, nice work, nice pics
    Moved to the Darkside click below:

  9. #8
    Syvo's Avatar
    IF IN DOUBT GO FLAT OUT

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    warrington
    Posts
    1,337
    very nice great job done







  10. #9
    Christer's Avatar
    Engage the beige!

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Oslo/Trondheim, Norway
    Posts
    254
    Good looking SB you got there!

    Great work.
    2005 Audi A3 Sportback 2.0TDI in Dakar Beige
    FK Coilovers, 19" BBS Speedline (Summer Wheels), 18" BBS CK Replicas (Winter Wheels)

  11. #10
    si hoc's Avatar
    1st Gear

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    middlesbrough
    Posts
    108
    nice job mate and nice motor
    07 a4 2.0tdi s line avant

  12. #11
    Grant's Avatar
    5th Gear

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Dec 2003
    Location
    Aberdeen
    Posts
    1,112
    Thanks for all your comments folks. It's fair to say that I slept like a baby last night!

  13. #12
    2nd Gear

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Posts
    353
    great write up stunning results as well.
    Solar Orange S3 Black Edition - S-tronic - Interior Ligth Pack - Comfort Pack - Technology Pack - Folding Mirrors - Tyre Pressure Monitor

    Stage 2+ REVO map - AP 6 pot BBK - KW Vs 1 - Custom Supersrint quad exhaust - RS3 Front grill - BBS CH-R - Forge Catch Can - Forge DV - THS Engine & Transmision mounts - ITG induction kit - H&R spacers - H&R ARB's - Pro Alloy intercooler - Autotech HPFP

    "where there's a will there's a way"


  14. #13
    6th Gear

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Posts
    2,817
    Great work there. Car looks spotless!!
    2000 AMK S3, Revo'd, forge 007p, B8's, H&R's, tarox g88's, ferrodo ds2500's, and in the fastest colour



 

 

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Single Sign On provided by vBSSO

Garage Plus, Vendor Tools vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO