E90Post
 


N54Tuning.com
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > E90 / E92 / E93 3-series Technical Forums > Wash, Wax, Detailing and Cosmetic protection/repairs > FMINUS Detailed: 2008 BMW E90 335i Jet Black



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      01-28-2008, 02:21 AM   #23
nmcampbell
On The Highway To Hell
nmcampbell's Avatar
United_States
2
Rep
221
Posts

 
Drives: 335i jt blk/lemon
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Los Angeles

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 e90 335i  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by KEVIN88GT View Post
FMINUS... I see you've taken the time to carefully quote and respond to the above users.... yet ignore my question.... did I offend you in some way? If you didnt want to reveal the pricing to everyone you could of PMed me... not sure why you're choosing to ignore me...

I've complemented you on your work before... however I'm on the east coast... hence I wanted to see what this caliber work costs... that way when I get quotes near me... I could compare....

IMHO, I don't think you can compare. You'd be hard-pressed to find a professional detailer who would put the time and level of work into it that FMINUS does. There was no one else I wanted to touch my car and he does this as a hobby, not as a profession. I've looked at prices for professional detailers here on the west coast and they charge anywhere from $150 - $600 and don't do anywhere near the level of work that FMINUS does. Not to be rude, but it's not my place to tell you what he charged me....and to make my point clear, I don't think you can compare because no one I've talked to puts the time, skills, equipment, labor and, dare I say it, love, into the work like he does.

Thus, based on the above, I would suggest that $400 is probably about what you would pay for the "best" so-called professional detailer but I still feel that the work would pale in comparison to FMINUS's work and thus, there is no comparison.
Appreciate 0
      01-28-2008, 02:23 AM   #24
nico335
Guest
Rep
n/a
Posts

 
Drives:


cant wait til march 15!!!!
Appreciate 0
      01-28-2008, 02:29 AM   #25
nmcampbell
On The Highway To Hell
nmcampbell's Avatar
United_States
2
Rep
221
Posts

 
Drives: 335i jt blk/lemon
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Los Angeles

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 e90 335i  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by that guy nico View Post
cant wait til march 15!!!!

Is Phil detailing your car on that date?
Appreciate 0
      01-28-2008, 05:21 AM   #26
nico335
Guest
Rep
n/a
Posts

 
Drives:


Quote:
Originally Posted by nmcampbell View Post
Is Phil detailing your car on that date?
yup
scheduled this one awhile back
Appreciate 0
      01-29-2008, 12:31 AM   #27
nmcampbell
On The Highway To Hell
nmcampbell's Avatar
United_States
2
Rep
221
Posts

 
Drives: 335i jt blk/lemon
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Los Angeles

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 e90 335i  [0.00]
Pay no attention to "Hester"....that's a friend of mine from law school way back who "inherited" a porsche from one of our law school professors. If anybody wants to read the story about it, it's a good one and is posted up at pelicanparts.com:

http://forums.pelicanparts.com/showt...ghlight=hester
Appreciate 0
      01-29-2008, 09:10 AM   #28
dawgdog
Colonel
dawgdog's Avatar
28
Rep
2,177
Posts

 
Drives: 2010 Porsche GT3RS
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Seattle, Wa.

iTrader: (0)

Just incredible detailing work. I've never seen Jet Black that pristine, and I owned and obsessed over a Jet Black M3 for 3 years. I am not familiar with the product abbreviations, but would like to know what was used. Again, just amazing.
__________________
2015 f80 M3, 2010 GR3RS
Appreciate 0
      01-29-2008, 09:32 AM   #29
black36
Back Again
black36's Avatar
United_States
2
Rep
204
Posts

 
Drives: E90
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: SoCal

iTrader: (2)

Just that is.. amazing work..
__________________
What's next?
Appreciate 0
      01-29-2008, 09:32 AM   #30
renegade
Private
renegade's Avatar
1
Rep
67
Posts

 
Drives: '06 330i
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: in a spot with Patrón shots swimming in lime

iTrader: (0)

FMINUS, as usual amazing work, if you saw my 330i jet black you'd probably faint from the work you'd have to put in - lol, but I hope to get her back in shape soon and have been watching the threads to pick up any details.
Appreciate 0
      01-29-2008, 07:29 PM   #31
kenni243
Second Lieutenant
kenni243's Avatar
2
Rep
271
Posts

 
Drives: 335I Sedan - Black/Black
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Worcester

iTrader: (0)

That is one amazing detail job!
Appreciate 0
      01-29-2008, 07:42 PM   #32
J BONE
The Boss
J BONE's Avatar
United_States
54
Rep
4,884
Posts

 
Drives: '13 F10 535xi, '15 F15 X5
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Illinois

iTrader: (12)

Garage List
2008 E92 335xi  [4.00]
That is amazing!
Appreciate 0
      01-29-2008, 08:54 PM   #33
McLuVan
Lieutenant General
McLuVan's Avatar
Vietnam
144
Rep
13,120
Posts

 
Drives: ///M3
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Socal~818~

iTrader: (1)

that seriously looks like a mirror
__________________
Appreciate 0
      01-30-2008, 03:19 AM   #34
BMW DIET
Captain
United Arab Emirates
13
Rep
806
Posts

 
Drives: 2007/330coupe/silv/BBSch
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Dubai

iTrader: (0)

Send a message via MSN to BMW DIET
all i can say is AMAZING!
__________________
Let me see your grillz!!!
Appreciate 0
      01-30-2008, 10:52 PM   #35
beiowulf
New Member
1
Rep
29
Posts

 
Drives: 08' 335i
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Oregon

iTrader: (0)

hey fminus
when you say CG interior clearning, do you mean this particular one?
http://www.chemicalguys.com/All_Purp..._p/cld_101.htm
Appreciate 0
      01-30-2008, 11:06 PM   #36
FMINUS
Captain
FMINUS's Avatar
United_States
19
Rep
758
Posts

 
Drives: FMINUSDETAIL@gmail.com
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Chino Hills CA

iTrader: (2)

Quote:
Originally Posted by beiowulf View Post
hey fminus
when you say CG interior clearning, do you mean this particular one?
http://www.chemicalguys.com/All_Purp..._p/cld_101.htm
No its not on the site, you have to call
Appreciate 0
      01-31-2008, 12:39 AM   #37
FMINUS
Captain
FMINUS's Avatar
United_States
19
Rep
758
Posts

 
Drives: FMINUSDETAIL@gmail.com
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Chino Hills CA

iTrader: (2)

Quote:
Originally Posted by nmcampbell View Post
Pay no attention to "Hester"....that's a friend of mine from law school way back who "inherited" a porsche from one of our law school professors. If anybody wants to read the story about it, it's a good one and is posted up at pelicanparts.com:

http://forums.pelicanparts.com/showt...ghlight=hester
WOWEE! That interior is pristine!
Appreciate 0
      02-01-2008, 04:55 PM   #38
bg
New Member
2
Rep
29
Posts

 
Drives: BMW X3
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: MASS.

iTrader: (0)

FEMINUS how do you clean the engine and under hood?

I'm sure that you have commented on this before. But how exactly do you go about the under hood detailing and what products do you use? Thanks in advance.
Appreciate 0
      02-01-2008, 05:32 PM   #39
Coldintake
First Lieutenant
7
Rep
371
Posts

 
Drives: in circles
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: All around

iTrader: (0)

Are you a detailer? That is, do you do this kinda work for money or is this for fun?
Appreciate 0
      02-01-2008, 05:38 PM   #40
ROYGEN
HOY! PINOY AKO!
United_States
1
Rep
112
Posts

 
Drives: 2010 Titanium Silver E90
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: The Bay Area

iTrader: (0)

awesome job
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 10:45 AM.




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