E90Post
 


 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > E90 / E92 / E93 3-series Technical Forums > Wash, Wax, Detailing and Cosmetic protection/repairs > Winter Prep Plus - BMW 135i in Northern NJ Detailing



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      02-03-2012, 09:51 AM   #1
DetailersDomain
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
DetailersDomain's Avatar
United_States
63
Rep
3,802
Posts


 
Drives: 15 MW M3
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: New Jersey

iTrader: (22)

Winter Prep Plus - BMW 135i in Northern NJ Detailing

Subject: BMW 135i
Requirements: Quick Interior, Quick Engine Clean Up, Exterior Winter Prep, customer requested to install black out grills

Exterior

- Wheels were prepped with Sonax Wheel Cleaner and cleaned up with various brushes
- Tires were spritzed down with Adamís All Purpose Cleaner and washed down
- Wheel wells were cleaned up
- Pre Washed with W99
- Iron Cut
- Wash down and rinsed
- Door jambs were cleaned up
- Clayed
- Dried
- Tires dressed
- Masking
- Wolf's Shine and Seal
- Wheel wells were cleaned
- Rubber and Plastics Treated
- Exterior windows and mirrors cleaned and sealed
- Exhaust tips cleaned
- Windows were clayed, cleaned, and sealed
- Engine Cleaned and Dressed
- Interior wiped down and vac

Links to products used -

Adam's All Purpose Cleaner
Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner
Uber Clay Bar Kit
Wolf's Shine and Seal
Adam's Super VRT
Adam's Glass Cleaner
Sonax Glass Cleaner
Wolf's Chemicals Glass Guard
Wolf's Chemicals Rim Shield
1Z einszett Cockpit

Tools used
Uber Wool Wash Mitt
Uber No Name MF Towels
Porter Cable 7424XP
Uber Buffing Pads
Defelsko Paint Meter
Fenix TK35
Brinkmann
Kranzle Pressure Washer
Cam Spray Foam Canon
2 Grit Guard Buckets with Caddies
Uber Firehose Nozzle
Metro Air Force Blaster

Interior Before


Vac


After




Before shots








Prep - Pre Wash, Rinse, Iron Cut, Rinse, Clay, Wheels, Tires

Wheels before


Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner in action


APC on tires



Pre Wash



Rinse


Iron Cut



Rinse


Dry


Clay


Before Engine



After



The Wolf Pack for the final steps


Glass cleaned with Sonax Glass then sealed with Wolf's Glass Guard



Wolf's Shine and Seal applied


Wolf's Rim Shield


Time to remove the grills and install the black ones






Nice touch matches the color and trim very well


Afters



Appreciate 0
      02-03-2012, 10:44 AM   #2
Park2670
General
Park2670's Avatar
United_States
204
Rep
18,125
Posts

 
Drives: 2014 CX-5
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: UTAH

iTrader: (8)

Looking great guys!
__________________
Appreciate 0
      02-03-2012, 11:18 AM   #3
lopealle
Resident Black Guy
lopealle's Avatar
Zimbabwe
63
Rep
2,245
Posts

 
Drives: Lion
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Federal Way, WA

iTrader: (2)

Garage List
2006 M5  [5.00]
Awesome
Appreciate 0
      02-03-2012, 11:28 AM   #4
DetailersDomain
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
DetailersDomain's Avatar
United_States
63
Rep
3,802
Posts


 
Drives: 15 MW M3
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: New Jersey

iTrader: (22)

thanks!
Appreciate 0
      09-16-2012, 01:29 PM   #5
AgentZero
New Member
0
Rep
22
Posts

 
Drives: A Slow Beast
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: United States

iTrader: (0)

Will def have to check you guys out.
Appreciate 0
      09-16-2012, 01:32 PM   #6
DetailersDomain
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
DetailersDomain's Avatar
United_States
63
Rep
3,802
Posts


 
Drives: 15 MW M3
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: New Jersey

iTrader: (22)

that would be great.
Appreciate 0
      09-21-2012, 12:03 PM   #7
mave198
Lieutenant
mave198's Avatar
6
Rep
446
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 BMW 335i
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Brooklyn NYC

iTrader: (2)

Great work as usual.

How is the Rim shield? Haven't seen too many reviews about it......

And what is the best applicator u offer for Wolf's glass guard? I was using a yellow foam applicator before.
Appreciate 0
      09-21-2012, 12:42 PM   #8
DetailersDomain
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
DetailersDomain's Avatar
United_States
63
Rep
3,802
Posts


 
Drives: 15 MW M3
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: New Jersey

iTrader: (22)

the rim shield works great.

the best applicator pad I usually use the corner of an Uber All Purpose MF Towel.
Appreciate 0
      09-21-2012, 02:05 PM   #9
1080eyes
Enlisted Member
United_States
2
Rep
34
Posts

 
Drives: 2011 328i vert.
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Alabama

iTrader: (0)

Great job...that IronX was pulling a lot of junk off the body!

Just saw my mistake Aquartz Iron Cut...sorry.

Last edited by 1080eyes; 09-25-2012 at 08:30 AM. Reason: addded item
Appreciate 0
      09-21-2012, 03:03 PM   #10
DetailersDomain
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
DetailersDomain's Avatar
United_States
63
Rep
3,802
Posts


 
Drives: 15 MW M3
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: New Jersey

iTrader: (22)

the Aquartz Iron Cut did well.
Appreciate 0
      09-23-2012, 06:56 PM   #11
catch
Major General
catch's Avatar
Canada
69
Rep
5,504
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 335
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Thornhill

iTrader: (27)

Great work!
Wheels look like a different finish/color after
__________________
----------------------------------------------------------------------------
Appreciate 0
      09-23-2012, 08:21 PM   #12
DetailersDomain
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
DetailersDomain's Avatar
United_States
63
Rep
3,802
Posts


 
Drives: 15 MW M3
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: New Jersey

iTrader: (22)

thanks!
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2012, 10:22 PM   #13
SCS15
Captain
SCS15's Avatar
8
Rep
743
Posts

 
Drives: E92 335i 6MT
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Westchester, NY

iTrader: (3)

What's the cost on a detail like this?
Appreciate 0
      10-31-2012, 10:05 PM   #14
DetailersDomain
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
DetailersDomain's Avatar
United_States
63
Rep
3,802
Posts


 
Drives: 15 MW M3
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: New Jersey

iTrader: (22)

we will be doing a winter prep special on all the forums again once we get power restored at the shop, due to Hurricane Sandy we are in limp mode.

if you want email me for more info at Phil @ DetailersDomain.com
Appreciate 0
      11-01-2012, 08:36 AM   #15
abhishriv
Major
25
Rep
1,289
Posts

 
Drives: 2007 335i Coupe (Space grey)
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Toronto

iTrader: (0)

nice! need to do this on the weekend.... winter's here
Appreciate 0
      11-01-2012, 09:01 AM   #16
smack
Lieutenant Colonel
smack's Avatar
Germany
16
Rep
1,568
Posts

 
Drives: BMW's/Flex 3401
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Spangdahlem AB Germany

iTrader: (0)

Wow very nice work.

What was the process, tools, and chemicals used to clean under the hood?
__________________
Practice dosent make perfect, the dedication to achieve pefection makes perfect. "Smack" http://www.autogeekonline.net/forum/...n-waiting.html
Appreciate 0
      11-01-2012, 11:19 AM   #17
Tam@SupremePower
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
Tam@SupremePower's Avatar
United_States
49
Rep
2,087
Posts


 
Drives: BMW
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: So. Cal

iTrader: (2)

Garage List
2007 e92 335i  [3.50]
Send a message via AIM to Tam@SupremePower
great work as always!
__________________
SupremePOWER
1025-B Ortega Way - Placentia CA 92870
714 632 1951 x224 l tam@supremepower.com l www.supremepower.com
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:27 PM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST