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Enjoy driving again after a wash

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Post by welsh_ben Sat 26 Sep 2009, 21:52

well car was stinkin (not that you can tell with the colour anyway) but road works bout bout 2days on my street where they were resurfacing it so bout a month later the roads have finally calmed down with dust and loose gravel flygin everywhere all the time,so decided to give it a wash cause i new it was stinking plus its had 3new tyres aswell(had a new one bout 1month ago also)

People who wash their car with only 1 bucket,use 2 this is what it looks like,all that crap and black in my 2nd bucket is what your washing back onto your car if you just use 1 bucket
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Need to spend some more time on it and buy some proper polish and waxing stuff and also need to get an alloy brush to get in by the nuts/bolts

Also think i need to get a 4" tail pipe on there cause the 3" still looks a bit lost


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Post by _Mike_ Sat 26 Sep 2009, 23:36

Looks good Ben!!

Now get it polished Very Happy

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Post by toby219 Sun 27 Sep 2009, 00:53

What thats clean Very Happy

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Post by welsh_ben Sun 27 Sep 2009, 01:03

cheeky git toby,mike yea ive got some polish stuff in the garage but i wana find out what it is first lol, stuff i used to wash the car with is a wash+wax mixture Simonz stuff think its called
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Post by Simon Sun 27 Sep 2009, 01:05

clay bar, 3 step and hard wax Smile

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Post by welsh_ben Sun 27 Sep 2009, 01:11

got a clay bar but its seen better days,i just aint got the patience to go over every litle bit of the car if im honest lol only did it at FCS cause buggar all else to do lol
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Post by _Mike_ Sun 27 Sep 2009, 02:17

Seen as your car doesnt see much love in the polishing department i'd personally cut the paint back with something more corse and get rid of all the built in grime, then something finer, then a next thick coat of wax Smile

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Post by AlexJ Sun 27 Sep 2009, 06:12

Looks tidy Ben, i mean to do mine today as my delivery arrived from CYC but i couldn't be arsed i'll try roping Emily into helping me tomorrow.

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Post by welsh_ben Mon 28 Sep 2009, 09:52

few more or mine

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Post by _Mike_ Mon 28 Sep 2009, 10:13

Looks good Ben!!

Stance is really nice on it

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Post by toby219 Mon 28 Sep 2009, 17:22

Notice hes at a small meet

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Post by _Mike_ Mon 28 Sep 2009, 18:25

Its why he couldnt come to ours i reckon Razz

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Post by welsh_ben Tue 29 Sep 2009, 03:40

there were bout 16cars at that site but not all pics had my car in lol, couldnt make it to yours would be pointless to turn up say hey then leave again
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Post by toby219 Tue 29 Sep 2009, 05:13

I think he's got something against us.

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Post by plough Wed 30 Sep 2009, 06:08

looks like he wants to be a ford owner Question lol!
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Post by SCFC_Messiah Thu 01 Oct 2009, 01:33

n00b question, but what alloys are they?

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Post by welsh_ben Thu 01 Oct 2009, 01:36

307 Ariane alloys 16" with goodyear eagle f1 tyres on (except 1 tyre) 195/45/16
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Post by SCFC_Messiah Thu 01 Oct 2009, 01:38

Are they hard to come by, cause Google or eBay don't throw up much!

I like them a lot

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Post by welsh_ben Thu 01 Oct 2009, 02:13

if you can get hold of them more than likely youll need to buy 4 tyres for them cause the tyres are too big for the 306, people commonly look for 206 gti 180 alloys which look similar to these,some people may even list thiers as them but cud be in fact 307s
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