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  1. A little waxing.

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    So I decided to shine her a bit.. Also, I installed the Conti DWS this past weekend. Before ------------------------------ After
  2. waxing your wheels

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    Hello, So, people say that waxing your wheels is good to prevent brake dust. Well, i am going to upgrade my front brakes because although they are new, they are also horredous for the dust that comes off of them. anyhow.. what do you wax with?
  3. Buffing, waxing, etc.

    Wax On, Wax Off
    I found this detailing site last year around summer and I read alot of the info and changed some steps but still have some questions. I started using two buckets to wash, using microfiber cloths and wash mit. I bought a buffer and I have meguirs three step crystal method or something like that...
  4. Clear front indicators and a good waxing!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Got my clear indicators fitted now (thanks sjrainsford!). Also gave my car it's first waxing since I bought it. About 10 mins later a thunderstorm arrived, so between showers, I ran out and got a few pics. I love the look of the clear indicators, they're so clean (I know they're nothing special...
  5. so i was waxing my hood

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    and holy crap the whole forn of it is mainly all chips some small some huge nd these chips are jus little onesthey are down to bare metal what can i buy or do?
  6. I think I figured out this waxing stuff.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Zaino with Megs #16 as a topper.
  7. waxing without leaving strwirls ?? HOW ??

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Is there a special way to wax the car without leaving any swirls? how ? I keep looking at some of the pictures on this forum and the paint is like a mirror. I would really like to see the same mirror effect without swirls on my car. Thanks guys!
  8. More waxing questions ;)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm planning on fully cleaning the exterior of my '98 Candy White car. I'm going to: -- Wash w/ Turtle Wax car shampoo (real old stuff in my garage) -- Polish, but I'm not sure what I'm gonna use yet, depends on what I buy -- Wax, synthetic wax since I just bought some, may buy a different...
  9. newbie question about waxing the car

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    i got wax on the rubber/plastic skirt on the bottom of the doors now its all white i rubbed a little off with my rag and finger but i cant get all is there a spray or some other way to remove it thanks
  10. Weekend of waxing (56K beware)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I don't have a life so I wax instead . BTW this was my personal objective evaluation of the much bragged about Zaino Bros wax. Being a sceptic I don't believe a lot of the BS posted about "Wonder Waxes" so I tried it myself. The results are mixed. Message me with your e-mail addy if you want a...
  11. waxing your rims

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    how many of you use car wax on your rims? what kind of wax do you use, and what method do use use? thanks for the info ¤Daniel[/list]
  12. 3 Hour Clay Bar, Double Waxing Detail...(Pics)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I finally decided to do the Clay Bar routine on my Passat and it was a 4 hour ordeal. I used Eagle One Wet Car Wash, Mother's Clay Bar w/Instant Detailer from Mother's, Mother's Cleaner Wax, and Eagle One Wet Polish Wax to finish off the job. Here are some pics: Here is the Rear wheel that I...
  13. Waxing, Buffing, Scratch Removal, Leather Care help needed

    Anything Auto
    Any recommendations on Waxes and scratch removal brands? When I had my passat I had my car proffessionally cleaned but since I've moved, Its not worth driving 30 minutes away to get it done. Also, what is a good leather care product? TIA.
  14. Waxing The car today and...

    Anything Auto
    (this was not on the passat, but on my red 96 lumina) the wax was kind of cloudy after application and i didn't wax the whole car, but the hood and the trunk, but it didn't look good. It was still kind of cloudy I used liquid meguir wax and used the applicator they used.. Did i use too much...
  15. Waxing a 4mo Variant

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi Y'all -- My beauty is about 3 mos old now and needs a waxing. My pal here in Florida has a guy who used a liquid wax and electric buffers and only charges $25. I don't know -- doesn't sound kosher! I think my car deserves better; maybe a loving hand job with some special wax. Any...
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