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      05-03-2013, 01:43 PM   #1
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What do you guys think of griot's garage products?

I bought a set of machine polishes, clay, sealant and wax from griot's garage. Goin to detail my car next week. Just wanna know how well it work.
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Their polishers have been very popular as of late.
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The products work pretty well. I wouldn't say it's something I would prefer over others though.
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The products work pretty well. I wouldn't say it's something I would prefer over others though.
Will I be able to remove the swirl marks and light scratches by using it tho? That's like my main concern. Thx u
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ive been using mostly griots for.about 6 years now

Most of their products are easy to use but less potent than others available.
Not a fan of their clay (prefer clay magic) and their polishes are very mild.
the daily use type products: interior cleaner, leather care, speed shine & spray on wax are all good products and a good value.
the random orbital is a must for a black car IMO - definite time saver and you won't burn the paint if you use (& keep clean) their foam pads.
show some before & after pics!
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Most of their products are easy to use but less potent than others available.
Not a fan of their clay (prefer clay magic) and their polishes are very mild.
the daily use type products: interior cleaner, leather care, speed shine & spray on wax are all good products and a good value.
the random orbital is a must for a black car IMO - definite time saver and you won't burn the paint if you use (& keep clean) their foam pads.
show some before & after pics!
Thx for the information! will keep that in mind
and i'll def show u the before/after pics..still waiting for the polishing pads to come.. hope it will arrive by tmr so i can get start on this.
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It depends on what you buy from them.
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It depends on what you buy from them.
I got the machine polish #1-3, sealant, liquid wax, clay and speed shine. Also all of the pads too.
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I got the machine polish #1-3, sealant, liquid wax, clay and speed shine. Also all of the pads too.
I am a Menzerna fan for compounds and polishes. GG's spray on wax is pretty good but can have streaking issues unless its used as a drying aid. I really don't use liquid wax unless its Collinite 845. Im more of a paste wax kind of guy. Clay is clay except for aggressiveness of it. The speed shine is pretty good, but again, a QD is a QD. I use ONR diluted because its a lot cheaper to use and does the exact same.
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