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      09-25-2012, 02:24 PM   #1
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Freshly Zaino'd

I just spend the better part of the last 2 days detailing my car.

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      09-25-2012, 08:28 PM   #2
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Looks amazing. What are you using for maintenance Z6 or Z8?
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Looks amazing. What are you using for maintenance Z6 or Z8?
Z6 then ZCS and follow up with Z8
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Nice!!! Reminds me that my baby is in need of a coat of wax. Slightly different set of needs though as the front is mostly wrapped in clearbra!
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I just spend the better part of the last 2 days detailing my car.

products used:
BMW car wash liquid
IronX
Mother's Clay bar
Sonus Paintwork Cleanser Pre-wax polish
Zaino

onto the pics...
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Z6 then ZCS and follow up with Z8
Have you had rainbow water spots on the blackline glass trim? I have heard that one of the Zaino products is good at removing this? Any experience?
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Looks amazing. What are you using for maintenance Z6 or Z8?
i use Z7 car wash along with Z6 gloss enhancer spray for maintenance.

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Nice!!! Reminds me that my baby is in need of a coat of wax. Slightly different set of needs though as the front is mostly wrapped in clearbra!
actually i have Xpel Ultimate on the front end my car.

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Have you had rainbow water spots on the blackline glass trim? I have heard that one of the Zaino products is good at removing this? Any experience?
Sorry haven't notice any rainbow water spots on the trim.
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      09-26-2012, 06:39 PM   #10
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WoW. Nice job!
Good products.
-Try Zymol HD Cleanse as your paint cleaner someday. Been using it for years and I swear by it.
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Car looks fantastic. I have used Zaino for many many years as well. Plan to do the same this weekend.
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Have you had rainbow water spots on the blackline glass trim? I have heard that one of the Zaino products is good at removing this? Any experience?
I have a water softener so no real spotting especially rainbow. I do remember having my 135 washed elsewhere and the blackline had some sort of blemish and using zaino over it did remove it or hide it. I cant remember which product but it has to be 6 or cs because they were gone by the time I got around to using 8. Best part is no buffing required, just spray and wipe.

I dont use Z7 bc it doesnt foam up through a lance.
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