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Thanks to Jim at White Details, this is how the S3 BE SB is supposed to look.......

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by RPB, Nov 20, 2011.

  1. RPB

    RPB Active Member

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    I have edited the photos to remove the number plate, etc, so its not a special front grille or anything.
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    A top job done and I will be back next year for more of the same! lol.
    I have a photo of the engine bay but left that out for now.
    EDIT: Forgot to mention the important stuff. Jim used Iron-X to decontaminate, Jeffs Workstat Jet Trigger and Acrylic for the protection. He has a photo on his Facebook page of the car's rear end with the Iron-X dripping Red where it has started to work loose the contamination on the car.
     
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  3. S4twiggy

    S4twiggy Fully Certified Detailer!!

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    jim is one of the best mate, your car was in good hands
     
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    jim is the man i saw a few pics on Facebook another awesome job from white details there
     
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    Jim is superb and the car looks great :wub:
     
  6. RPB

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    Thx all. Yeah I'm well happy with it. I even bought some 'proper' stuff to wash my car with from him, along with 2 buckets, etc. lol. Now I just gotta get on with it every week myself instead of it going to the local 'scouring pad' wash! Lol
     
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    Wow looks brilliant but Jim is just the best!
     
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    paddy Audi=No fault code, no idea

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    Sod it...now i have to go and clean mine :)
     
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    Looks tasty, is that Ibis?
     
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    Wow! What an amazing job. :wub: xx
     
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    Wow, that's amazing. Will consider one of these once the winters over (two coats of Jetseal 109 and a layer of AutoGlym Hi Def wax will have to suffice for now). Bet your well pleased with that, looks better than new.

    No matter what car services I want (wheel refurbs / detailing / tuners) they're always at least an hour away, and if not two. Grrrr!
     
  12. RPB

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    Jim is an hour from me too but well worth the trip. I had looked for detailers for ages but couldn't justify Aberdeen for Polished Bliss! Lol
    Is the Jetseal like the Werkstat? I have heard of the Hi def wax. I got some seriously addicted mates at work, one of whom owns tubs of like £300 wax! Eeeek! Ouch. They are mad for it.
     
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    WOW!

    That looks stunning!
     
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    Good work Richard - thanks for sharing!

    Certainly looked the part as you left the yard.

    Let me know how you get on with the Pamper Pack kit.

    Enjoy! :)
     
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    sexy as hell. i want those wheels :crying:
     
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    It was a poor mans attempt at trying to protect the black pather paint from serious abuse over Xmas, but even when I picked the car up from the dealers there were the lightest swirl marks in it from their washing efforts.

    A 2 bucket wash, a clay barring, paint cleanse, polish and 2 coats of Jetseal (sealant) later and the car didn't look any less swirled, just clean and hopefully sealed. I then layered a quick coat of hi def wax on it fo extra protection. Beads water well, but I'm a TOTAL amateur at this stuff so it will need putting right in April.
     
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    That sounds like a good attempt at protection to me! I didn't even know about two buckets! Lol. I have never washed any car but the S3 makes me feel differently now. It has good paint so I don't want to ruin that. I love the Audi I really do. I thought my new Subaru was good but this is in a different league. My hardest job is not modding it. I spent thousands on my WRX and I am not going there again! Haha.
     
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    I use the Jeffs Acrylic range and it's amazing on light coloured paints like White or Suzuka. Its easy to use and very reasonably priced, would highly recommend it.
     
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    Ordered my acrylic kit. Look forward to receiving it and more importantly trying it out!
     
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    Jeffs is the one.
     
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    Nice one Virdee, you will love the results.

     
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    Just had a look at their website, but can't find any prices.

    How much did it cost to clean your car?
     
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    If u mean White Detail prices.....
    White Details: Winter Protection Detail
     

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