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      05-17-2012, 10:24 PM   #133
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man that was a truck load of pics to go through lol.
I try to document the car as much as possible and because the readers are not there in person to see it, I need tonnes of photos to show results as best as I can.

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Great work there mate! Indeed a truck load of pics! That C63 is clean
Thanks mate! The intention was to make it look "clean" so I guess we achieved that

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Try going through that on the iPhone app
Yeah, if you have slow internet, it could take a while...worth waiting for though
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      05-17-2012, 10:40 PM   #134
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my car really needs a detail
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      05-17-2012, 10:48 PM   #135
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my car really needs a detail
Bring it over!
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      05-18-2012, 02:07 AM   #136
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Bring it over!
cheaper to bring you over LOL.
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cheaper to bring you over LOL.
Fly me over. We'll sort something out
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      05-18-2012, 02:57 AM   #138
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Fly me over. We'll sort something out
Might give you a PM in the near future
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      05-19-2012, 10:07 PM   #139
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No worries, Rey. When you're ready!
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      05-20-2012, 12:00 AM   #140
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Titanium Silver BMW Performance 125i - Stage 1 Paint Correction

Car: 2009 BMW Performance 125i

Service: Stage 1 Paint Correction

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- Being silver, you could barely tell the car needed any work, but upon closer inspection you could see the usual imperfections, a few scratches here and there, micro swirls and a rough feel to the bottom half of the vehicle
- Few tar marks were obvious and dirt stuck in edges near seals
- Wheels and calipers needed a good clean too
- Gloss was restored back into the silver paintwork and as the owner put it “The car looked brand new again”

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Car: 2009 BMW Performance 125i

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- Being silver, you could barely tell the car needed any work, but upon closer inspection you could see the usual imperfections, a few scratches here and there, micro swirls and a rough feel to the bottom half of the vehicle
- Few tar marks were obvious and dirt stuck in edges near seals
- Wheels and calipers needed a good clean too
- Gloss was restored back into the silver paintwork and as the owner put it “The car looked brand new again”

Not heaps of photos this time, but you get the idea

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      05-20-2012, 12:03 AM   #143
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is the owner of that car on the forum here? i want to ask him a q about those brakes, i thought the rears dont fit the 125i???
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      05-20-2012, 12:13 AM   #144
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Hey Raj, where in the hills are you based?

I've touched the Cayenne on the garage door and its slurped some of the paint off the wood work. It'll all pretty much buff out (it isn't through the paint) however I don't have a deep enough pad to go over it with the buffer.
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      05-20-2012, 12:15 AM   #145
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Looks great!
is the owner of that car on the forum here? i want to ask him a q about those brakes, i thought the rears dont fit the 125i???
Sure is! Steve (Drawn 05)

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Hey Raj, where in the hills are you based?

I've touched the Cayenne on the garage door and its slurped some of the paint off the wood work. It'll all pretty much buff out (it isn't through the paint) however I don't have a deep enough pad to go over it with the buffer.
Ben, I'm in Castle Hill. Shoot me a PM and we'll sort something out.
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      05-20-2012, 12:17 AM   #146
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Sweet deal, will do.
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      05-20-2012, 01:32 AM   #147
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Hey Raj.. what time do you want the 1M this Saturday..
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      05-20-2012, 01:35 AM   #148
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He'll probably need it Friday night ...
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      05-20-2012, 01:38 AM   #149
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He'll probably need it Friday night ...
.. I will be camping on his front lawn..
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      05-20-2012, 01:51 AM   #150
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Hey Raj.. what time do you want the 1M this Saturday..
Joe I'll probably need it for....ever. I think the Eisenmann needs alot of work, that's why...yes

But in all seriousness, I'll SMS you.
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      05-20-2012, 01:53 AM   #151
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Joe I'll probably need it for....ever. I think the Eisenmann needs alot of work, that's why...yes

But in all seriousness, I'll SMS you.
Thanks... And don't worry about the Eisenmann.. deffinately gave it a work out today..
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      05-20-2012, 04:00 AM   #152
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Thanks... And don't worry about the Eisenmann.. deffinately gave it a work out today..
I'm looking forward to hearing it
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      05-20-2012, 04:13 AM   #153
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Looks great!
is the owner of that car on the forum here? i want to ask him a q about those brakes, i thought the rears dont fit the 125i???
Hi. The Performance brakes rear calipers will not work 'out of the box' with the 125/128i but will for the 123d and 130i (and of course 135i).

But Peter@Advan(skycat) can get make it work.
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      05-27-2012, 08:13 AM   #154
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Porsche Cayenne Turbo - Custom Services: Minor scratch repair

Car: 2004 Porsche Cayenne Turbo

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- Quick tap with a wooden post meant that there was transfer on the bumper which resulted in a scratch.
- The white scratch looked hideous and was obvious against the Basalt Black Metallic paint.
- We went from least aggressive (clay and polish) to most aggressive (wet sand) to remove this mark.
- Owner couldn't be happier

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