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cleaning product reviews

Discussion in 'The Beauty Parlour' started by badman gee, May 19, 2012.

  1. badman gee

    badman gee Guest

    Hello all,

    how about having a section we can add to that contains personal reviews of cleaning products that we all use?

    it would be good if we could have reviews for products for the following:

    car body washing

    car body polishing

    car body waxing

    car wheel cleaning

    car wheel polishing/protection

    soft top cleaning

    soft top protection

    engine bay cleaning

    interior carpet cleaning

    interior dash cleaning

    car seat cleaning leather/cloth

    car seat protection leather/cloth

    car window cleaning

    car window protection

    it would be good if people can score products out of 10 for very good and 1 for poor etc.

    what do people think?

    gazza can you help with the format for this?


    man thanks

    mark
     
  2. HornelZ3M

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    You are wasting your talents on here Mark, you should go out on your own ;)

    Badmangeecarcare.com
     
  3. HornelZ3M

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    Product reviews.

    I have probably tried and have everything that everyone have tried and recommended. But i have only in the past used Meguiars waxes , polishes and general cleaning stuff for rubbers and plastics and cant complain at the quality.

    so for me its MEGUIARS
     
  4. badman gee

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    thanks,
     
  5. GazHyde

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    I haven't as yet settled on particular products. I keep chopping and changing them looking for a better one each time.

    Back to your initial thought Mark, product reviews if detailed enough can be added to the wiki area. Obviously need to be really detailed. I would suggest product reviews for cleaning products are submitted to "The Beauty Parlour" and I will wiki them if they are good enough!

    Gary
     
  6. badman gee

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    ok will do,

    i have it off to a t now. so i will write a report.

    :D
     
  7. HornelZ3M

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    Meguiars quick detailer

    This product is amazing in the fact you can use it when the car has just been washed or caught in the rain.
    Most Z owners who dont like putting their car in a garage, or car cover, when the car has got wet, can now easily spray a panel at a time with the quick detailer, and using 2 microfibre cloths, wipe off the excess water and detailer with the one cloth and buff up with the second... Works a treat and the car looks newly polished.
     
  8. badman gee

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    thanks paul, just what im after, a quick write up of a real life scenario. :-bd
     
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    Well as you can see from the picture there's a bit of a pattern going on with me - predominantly Autoglym. I've used it for years and having been given a large product bag when my other half bought his car I got to use lots of products I may not have bought otherwise and they've all been great so 10/10 for them all except where shown below.

    • AG bodywork shampoo - 7/10, good for cleaning but would prefer more suds
    • Megs clay kit
    • AG Polish
    • AG HD wax
    • Megs next gen wax 2.0 - superb product
    • AG Extra gloss protection
    • AG leather cleaner and care balm
    • AG Instant tyre dressing
    • AG Glass polisher
    • AG Fabric hood cleaner
    • Renovo plastic window polish
    • AG metal polish
    • AG Engine bay cleaner - not summoned up the courage to do it yet !!
    [​IMG]

    Does anyone use the foam cleaner? how would you rate that against normal shampoo? I like seeing lots of suds and don't with AG - but I've got a big botle of it to get through before I change to something else.
     
  10. badman gee

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    great effort snoops ^:)^

    thats what im after, and i agree with the comment about the not enough suds!

    anyone used snow foam?

    the professionals seem to use it.

    :D
     
  11. badman gee

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    been getting some tips off the detailing world site gazza :D
     
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    Be careful if you're on there - whenever i "nip" on there I'm gone for 4 hrs @-)
     
  13. badman gee

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    so do i
     
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    Z owners don't like putting their car in the gararge after it has got wet? Am I missing something here chaps? If I arrive home in the rain the first thing I do is drive the car straight into the garage!

    Surely convertibles age much better the less they are left out in the rain? I can't think of anywhere nicer for my pride and joy to dry off than safely tucked up in the garage.

    :-\
     
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    I think you misread the plot. It is meant to mean most people dont like leaving their cars wet in a garage so they dry them off . got it now
     
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    Well I now understand what you meant, no wonder I didn't get it! I don't even dry myself when I've been out in the rain let alone the car. :-o