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Old 09-21-2013, 09:36 PM   #1
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Exclamation clay bar! and mothers detailing spray need answer quick please!

Clay baring and use mother detailing spray, I am going to wax right away after with turtle wax Ice synthetic wax. Do I need to wash my car again or can I just go on with the wax with wiping my car down with mother detailing spray.


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Personally I just wipe the area down with detailing spray again and then wax it.
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No need to wash again, another spray with the quick detailer will be more than enough before wax.
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Sweet! thank you much! Took me three hours to clay this thing...
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I wash mine after clay but I repolish my windows at same time....after washing while I'm drying I'm also checking for any place missed claying...then lay the wax on then rainx....but I am a lil ocd...maybe
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Sweet! thank you much! Took me three hours to clay this thing...
Bout rite...with waxin n polish glass n rainx n a quickie inside bout 6-7 hours...blows hell out of my one day off a week!!!!!
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ohhhh sparklie!!!!
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Its night time and 10:00 but I'm done! Here a finished product and I'll get some day time ones too.

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Its a lot of work but it is so worth it...wait till sun hits it when u pull it out in morning....looks great....when I did mine first time I wet sanded out a few orange peel areas while I was at it...arms a lil sore????
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