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Old 03-23-2012, 11:30 PM   Thread Starter #1
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Default Best Product To Get Swirls Out

Hey guys I'm just wondering whats the best product to get the swirls out of the hood and trunk from the previous owner. I bought the car in Oct and now that its getting nice out and the sun shines a bit more im starting to see the swirls and would like to find the best product for the job.
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Old 03-23-2012, 11:36 PM   #2
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Default Re: Best product to get swirls out

meguire's swirl-x
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Old 03-23-2012, 11:41 PM   Thread Starter #3
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Default Re: Best product to get swirls out

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meguire's swirl-x
Are these 3 items the same product?

Meguiars G10307 - Scratch & Swirl Remover | O'Reilly Auto Parts

Meguiar's/15.2 oz. SwirlX swirl remover (G17616) | Pre Cleaner | AutoZone.com

Meguiar's/7 oz. ScratchX 2.0 swirl remover (G-10307) | Pre Cleaner | AutoZone.com
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Old 03-23-2012, 11:45 PM   #4
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yeah they are the same. i have the second one. works good. especially on my black max
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Old 03-23-2012, 11:51 PM   Thread Starter #5
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Sweet! I will be picking this up as soon as it gets nicer out here!!!
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I use Wolfgang Total Swirl Remover followed by Wolfgang Finishing Glaze. I apply the TSR with a FLEX polisher and an orange pad, and I follow with the finishing glaze with the FLEX and a white pad...finish looks like glass...
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You'll really need a DA or rotary buffer for best results. It's prett difficult by hand.
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^^^ not when you got my guns aka biceps of buff dstruction
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^^^ not when you got my guns aka biceps of buff dstruction
Of course...what was I thinking.
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Never knew they had anything to get the swirls out, going to invest in some of this tomorrow then.
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Never knew they had anything to get the swirls out, going to invest in some of this tomorrow then.
It's not quite as easy as you might think. I know Don can verify this. To do it properly it's a process. You really need a DA and some good product. I'm not going to lie,most of the stuff you can buy at Pepboys doesn't work that great. Don't get me wrong, it will work to some extent,but if you really want it done right you need to use some higher end products.
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It's not quite as easy as you might think. I know Don can verify this. To do it properly it's a process. You really need a DA and some good product. I'm not going to lie,most of the stuff you can buy at Pepboys doesn't work that great. Don't get me wrong, it will work to some extent,but if you really want it done right you need to use some higher end products.
And what do you suggest using ole wise one?
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And what do you suggest using ole wise one?
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I use Wolfgang Total Swirl Remover followed by Wolfgang Finishing Glaze. I apply the TSR with a FLEX polisher and an orange pad, and I follow with the finishing glaze with the FLEX and a white pad...finish looks like glass...
For me to do a full EXTERIOR detail on my car is a 2 day process!
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And what do you suggest using ole wise one?
Personally I use nothing that comes from an auto parts store. I use this stuff that is sold locally called SoCal Jaxwax. Buy stuff you buy at stores that sell automotive paint. They usually have some good stuff.
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What Do You Use To Detail Your Maxima????

See post #16.
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You mean that damn essay that you wrote or better yet a dissertation? Yeah, I'm about to head home from work, I'll read over that later on tonight.
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Thanks for the input guys! its still rainy here so i still have some time to look around and decide what i wanna use.
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You mean that damn essay that you wrote or better yet a dissertation? Yeah, I'm about to head home from work, I'll read over that later on tonight.
If it was that easy, everybody would be doing it!!!

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