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      08-17-2009, 12:31 AM   #1
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SpecC Detailed : BMW E90 Jerez Black M3

I don't remember exactly what color this is called. I think it's Jerez Black. Anyways, it's probably the cleanest car that's come to my garage yet. I barely needed to wash it. It was even waxed already.

The man wanted a one step detail. I figured I would use PO203S on uber green pad to take care of everything. For the most part, it worked great. Then I figured, why not give M205 a shot since these swirls aren't very deep at all. On some of the panels, I used M205 on 3M UK yellow pad with the Kevin Brown method. It doesn't but nearly as much as PO203S, but it finishes a lot better. There were other swirls and RDS that were impossible with just these two polishes, so I told him that it'd take more work to get the rest done.

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Zym0l sponges
CG CWG
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DI waffle weave drying towel
Swissvax detail brush
Majestic solutions SGS - on door jams
ONR - on door jams
Swissvax blue clay
ONR clay lube

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3M UK yellow + meguiar's M205
Uber green pad + Menz PO203S
pad spur from AG

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Duragloss 601 + 105
Victoria Red Concours

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P21S wheel gel
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Yes, these were taken when it got here.







M3 badging everywhere!


Last bit of beading....

And the bad











and this bad boy is ready FOR THIS!



M205 demo




POWARRRRRR

It was dark when I was done, and I needed to give the car back on the same day, so I just took a bunch of pictures in my garage.













Sorry I was a bit rushed today, so I couldn't take as many pictures as I wanted to. Enjoy.
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      08-17-2009, 01:48 AM   #2
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cleeeaaan m3. sorry i couldnt bring you your metal polish. i just got home from santa cruz..
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      08-17-2009, 02:11 AM   #3
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awesome job ben. we still need to find a day when i can drop my car off. haha
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      08-17-2009, 02:15 AM   #4
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clean job!
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great one!
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      08-17-2009, 06:18 PM   #6
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nice work. paint looks better then new!
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Very Nice....now its time for some ice cream!
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Nice work Ben!
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      08-17-2009, 08:55 PM   #9
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Awesome!
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My favorite M3 color. Very nice work!
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      08-18-2009, 11:20 PM   #11
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jerez black is definitely a winner when clean

thanks for kind words everyone
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      08-19-2009, 12:05 AM   #12
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DAM why do u have to live so dam far!!
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nice job..
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Great job. I love that color... reminds me of carbon black on the e46 M3s.
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sick M3! same color as mine
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Nice work Spec.
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