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      02-20-2013, 03:59 PM   #1
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Ever heard of CQUARTZ FINEST? Glad I did!

Well what can I say, this product CQUARTZ FINEST is the best thing I have ever seen!

When Kevin @ GTA in Detail told me about this product I was only worried about the swearls on my car and when I wash it at a touchless car was I wanted the dirty to just fall off.

He mention that it would do that and more, like repelled the the dirt, and water, harden the clear coat and give the finish a richer look.

So I said to myself "Yeah right what ever, just fix what the dealership car wash fucked up on my car."

I was not expecting much, especially when he told me, he needed my car over night to cure the process.

So when he picked me up, he was telling me how well the car looked, and of course I said, "oh really!" blah, blah, blah.

But when I seen the car, I still can't believe it, I can;t put it into words.

Even the picks does not give it justice.

CQUARTZ FINEST is unbelievable!!

I have some before and after pics.

Look for yourselves!
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Sounds like this is similar to Opticoat? Either way I'm guessing C-Quartz makes it easier to maintain the paint now.

Does Kevin do your interior too? (ie bmw leather treatment/carpet shampoo etc)
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Sounds like this is similar to Opticoat? Either way I'm guessing C-Quartz makes it easier to maintain the paint now.

Does Kevin do your interior too? (ie bmw leather treatment/carpet shampoo etc)
I think they are both made by the same company.

And yes Kevin does interiors as well.
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Hey Farb pm me Kevin's information I will probably want to see him after winters end.
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PM me details too please. If you can also PM me what it costs.
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More pics outside!
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That looks awesome.... mind mentioning how much it cost? I am interested...
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WOW, i have been looking into something like this for my spring treatment, your car looks great!!! How much does treatment like that run you, wonder if there is anything local in BC.
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I had a similar treatment done apparently, I think it's called Symtec?

From BMW dealer , is that the same as this
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Cquartz is a great product! Those pics looks sexy as hell, I just love a well maintained black car.

Farley do you feel that your paint looks a bit more darker now?
On BSM paint I thought it had a slight darkening effect, which I really liked since I felt BSM paint looked a bit too light in the sunlight. With the Cquartz it seems like a deeper black, or maybe it's just all in my head haha
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wow that looks amazing. How much did it end up costing i want to get this done too by kevin!
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really nice far

please pm me his details and cost
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That looks awesome.... mind mentioning how much it cost? I am interested...
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WOW, i have been looking into something like this for my spring treatment, your car looks great!!! How much does treatment like that run you, wonder if there is anything local in BC.
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wow that looks amazing. How much did it end up costing i want to get this done too by kevin!
It really depends on the condition of the car, Kevin had to do a lot of prep work to the car before he used the treatment.


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I had a similar treatment done apparently, I think it's called Symtec?

From BMW dealer , is that the same as this
This is a different treatment then Symtec, Cquartz FINEST has a 2 year guaranty that comes with, so yes Kevin will have to invoice you and charge taxes.

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Cquartz is a great product! Those pics looks sexy as hell, I just love a well maintained black car.

Farley do you feel that your paint looks a bit more darker now?
On BSM paint I thought it had a slight darkening effect, which I really liked since I felt BSM paint looked a bit too light in the sunlight. With the Cquartz it seems like a deeper black, or maybe it's just all in my head haha
Yes when Kevin was done with the car, it did look a lot blacker then it did before, I kept on asking him that there was no way he had time to re-paint the car, the black showed up so deep it was unbelievable.

Kevin also stated that it bring out the BSM more in some lighting.
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Well what can I say, this product CQUARTZ FINEST is the best thing I have ever seen!

When Kevin @ GTA in Detail told me about this product I was only worried about the swearls on my car and when I wash it at a touchless car was I wanted the dirty to just fall off.

He mention that it would do that and more, like repelled the the dirt, and water, harden the clear coat and give the finish a richer look.

So I said to myself "Yeah right what ever, just fix what the dealership car wash fucked up on my car."

I was not expecting much, especially when he told me, he needed my car over night to cure the process.

So when he picked me up, he was telling me how well the car looked, and of course I said, "oh really!" blah, blah, blah.

But when I seen the car, I still can't believe it, I can;t put it into words.

Even the picks does not give it justice.

CQUARTZ FINEST is unbelievable!!

I have some before and after pics.

Look for yourselves!
Any close ups of "after"? Finish was pretty fu&^$!
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Any close ups of "after"? Finish was pretty fu&^$!
Yes pics #10, 11, 12, 14 and 16 are the before pics and the rest are after.
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That's beautiful. Too bad that product isn't available to the public.
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Now show us a picture of the car after you drove it home!

I don't know why you would just wait until winter was over to do this? One drive on the hwy and your car would be covered in salt?!?
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Now show us a picture of the car after you drove it home!

I don't know why you would just wait until winter was over to do this? One drive on the hwy and your car would be covered in salt?!?
The reason to do this now is because of the protection (against salt and other things) it gives and the 2 year warranty that comes with it.

And I will take a pic of it now because it still is as clean as it was when it was done and I been driving back and forth from T.O. to Guelph.
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The reason to do this now is because of the protection (against salt and other things) it gives and the 2 year warranty that comes with it.

And I will take a pic of it now because it still is as clean as it was when it was done and I been driving back and forth from T.O. to Guelph.
Warranty against what?
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Warranty against what?
Protects against damage and minor scratches caused by washing, wiping your car down or pulling a cover on and off, bird dropping and acid rain etching, salt, tar and harmful UV rays, and warranty against cracking, bubbling, hazing or turning yellow.
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Car looks mint.

I guess it took a full day?

Too bad Kevin's mobile service days are long gone.....

Have to make the trip this spring !
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Looks great
How do you maintain it ? I heard there is a reload spray or something.

Also can you still take it through a touch less or will the soap and wax stuff mess it up ?
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