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Shiny!

Discussion in 'The Beauty Parlour' started by Geophys, Jul 7, 2019.

  1. Geophys

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    I'm moving house soon so the past recent months have been spent fettling the house ready for sale and the cars have been a bit neglected, so as the day here was nicely overcast I decided to spend a morning on the Zed.

    Well a good wash and dry, a thorough go with the clay bar, then a polish and finally finishing with a wax and it is absolutely glowing, so satisfying.

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  2. andyglym

    andyglym Shiny Dust Caps Make Your Zed Go Faster.
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    Superb! :scorecard:
     
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  3. Stevo7682

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    Looking good :)
     
  4. Dino D

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    This is the best shade of blue I’ve seen on a Z3 ;)

    Is it Imola red? Might be the pics but looks a brighter shade, a bit like Henna red (but that was an e30 prefacelift colour).
     
  5. Geophys

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    It's Hellrot II, which is the second iteration of the bright red that they did. Very close to the Ferrari red, just a bit redder if that makes sense.
     
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  6. Fender2004

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    Lovely :thumbsup:
     
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  8. Slam

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    Great shine
     
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  9. t-tony

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    I love a red Z :thumbsup: I keep threatening Shirl's oil burner with the clay and polish but it's never still long enough.:( It does look nice when it's shiny, but black always does.

    Tony.
     
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  10. GZed

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    Hellrot II !! And I thought my plain old Hellrot was shiny! “Redder than Ferrari red” Like it :thumbsup:
     
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    Your car is looking pretty fine!
     
  12. mrscalex

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    Must have been a few months since I said it about your car @Geophys so I'll say it again ;)

    You're not only looking at a super shiny car but a Hellrot Red Sport and with Lotus white interior. Very rare beast :)
     
  13. Lee

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    Very nice colour. A really deep shine on that. What wax have you used to seal that in ?
     
  14. Geophys

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    Yes took me a long time to find it, and I was lucky to get such a mint one as well. Always the colour combination I wanted.
     
  15. Geophys

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    I use Meguiars Ultimate Liquid Wax as a final seal, it has done me very well for some years.
     
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    Superb job and a great colour