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Old 03-09-2011, 08:05 PM   #1
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Detailed : 2003 Toyota Sequioa

This 8 year old SUV had been neglected for the longest time. Exterior wasn't as bad as I thought it would be but the interior was just a mess. On to the pictures and the results.

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Headlights Before:




Engine Bay Before:












Interior Before:


















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Engine Bay After:












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It was a long day but the look on the customer's face was priceless. Another vehicle detailed. Thanks for looking.
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wow really nice job..how did you clean the engine bay I want mine to look like that
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Old 03-10-2011, 07:16 AM   #3
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I use a light rinse with a hose, then I apply an all purpose cleaner to all areas of the engine bay. Start scrubbing on all surfaces, even the little nook and crannies, then another light rinse to remove the cleaner, dry out the engine and then apply the dressing!
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Damn that thing turned out pretty good man.
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You should post up more customer cars on here, Im sure there are a few people on here that would pay you to fully detail their cars if you had more pics of your work
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Old 03-11-2011, 04:54 PM   #7
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Hey just curious what combo of stuff are you using for the engine bay?
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You should post up more customer cars on here, Im sure there are a few people on here that would pay you to fully detail their cars if you had more pics of your work
Yeah, Ive been doing it awhile now. Just never really posted before til now. I have a 2010 Acura TL detail coming up and just finished a 2008 Honda Fit, awaiting some time to upload all the pictures.
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Hey just curious what combo of stuff are you using for the engine bay?
Really basic actually, all purpose cleaner, water and scrubbing brushes. After thats all done, dressing for the engine. I use all Adams products.
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How much?
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Do you use a brush and shop vac, or an extractor for the interior carpets and seats?

what kind?
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^Just carpet & upholstery cleaner, an interior brush and microfiber towel. Dyson was used prior to pick up all the dirt and debris.
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What is the engine dressing called???
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Adam's Super VRT & In and Out spray.
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how much to do that to my hatch lol
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For a detail on a car.
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wow you took the floor mats out and sprayed them down, some kind of cleaner to the center console (carpet cleaner works great), took a power washer to the engine bay and may have took some 2000 grit to the headlights along with some plastic polish but i bet you didnt do that last step. if anybody wants their car done right you can talk to me which means the car is gutted on the inside, everything except for the dash and thoroughly scrubbed and cleaned, motor is scrubbed and cleaned top and bottom, outside is detailed, headlight restoration if needed and on and on. didnt realize ppl made money by taking out floor mats and vacuuming a car, maybe i should start a business
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wow you took the floor mats out and sprayed them down, some kind of cleaner to the center console (carpet cleaner works great), took a power washer to the engine bay and may have took some 2000 grit to the headlights along with some plastic polish but i bet you didnt do that last step. if anybody wants their car done right you can talk to me which means the car is gutted on the inside, everything except for the dash and thoroughly scrubbed and cleaned, motor is scrubbed and cleaned top and bottom, outside is detailed, headlight restoration if needed and on and on. didnt realize ppl made money by taking out floor mats and vacuuming a car, maybe i should start a business
dam lol how much do you charge?
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wow you took the floor mats out and sprayed them down, some kind of cleaner to the center console (carpet cleaner works great), took a power washer to the engine bay and may have took some 2000 grit to the headlights along with some plastic polish but i bet you didnt do that last step. if anybody wants their car done right you can talk to me which means the car is gutted on the inside, everything except for the dash and thoroughly scrubbed and cleaned, motor is scrubbed and cleaned top and bottom, outside is detailed, headlight restoration if needed and on and on. didnt realize ppl made money by taking out floor mats and vacuuming a car, maybe i should start a business
My clients have been happy with their serive that I provide. If you want to advertise your work, create your own thread with pictures of your work and post in it.
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For a detail on a car.
It varies of the condition of the paint and what you want done to it, shoot me a pm if you want to discuss in further detail.
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Haha my co-worker told me to use scrubbing bubbles as you have done...... I have some stains in my carpet that I dont ever seem to get rid of. Some kind of red stain on black carpet of all things and you can tell its there. Going to try some better chemicals and see if that helps. If not I am buying a brand new carpet for the teg.
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^I use Adams Carpet and Upholstery Cleaner for all the interiors that I have worked on. Amazing results.
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^I use Adams Carpet and Upholstery Cleaner for all the interiors that I have worked on. Amazing results.
Gonna give that a try and see.
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wow you took the floor mats out and sprayed them down, some kind of cleaner to the center console (carpet cleaner works great), took a power washer to the engine bay and may have took some 2000 grit to the headlights along with some plastic polish but i bet you didnt do that last step. if anybody wants their car done right you can talk to me which means the car is gutted on the inside, everything except for the dash and thoroughly scrubbed and cleaned, motor is scrubbed and cleaned top and bottom, outside is detailed, headlight restoration if needed and on and on. didnt realize ppl made money by taking out floor mats and vacuuming a car, maybe i should start a business
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the wheels look amazing afterwards...I need to clean my mom's Sienna, her's definitely don't shine like that after a wash.
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dam lol how much do you charge?
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Haha my co-worker told me to use scrubbing bubbles as you have done...... I have some stains in my carpet that I dont ever seem to get rid of. Some kind of red stain on black carpet of all things and you can tell its there. Going to try some better chemicals and see if that helps. If not I am buying a brand new carpet for the teg.
Prob need to take the carpet out and powerwash it, some stains just DO NOT come out by scrubbing them because they are so deeply embedded into the carpet and the padding below the carpet =(

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go fuck yourself you ass clown
You of all people telling me to "fuck myself", I find very ironic.

You're shitting on this dudes thead kid. Start your own if you think your work is better.

Or even better.. stick to posting nudes and thats it.
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