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DETAILING

Classic Detail (exterior only)

This service is perfect if your car's bodywork is in good condition and you want a top quality exterior finish in less than a day. If your vehicle's paintwork has more extensive marring, scratches, swirling; or is faded or discoloured then the Classic Detail may help but we would usually recommend it in conjunction with one of our paint correction services.

  • A gentle pre-wash treatment of the exterior of your car (including wheels)
  • A thorough clean of the wheels using a gentle acting solution (repeated several times as necessary)
  • Foaming of the exterior of your car using a custom cleaning & conditioning solution followed by a rinse
  • A further gentle pre-wash treatment to loosen more stubborn dirt
  • A wash of the outside of your car and wheels using a high quality shampoo and lambs wool mitt
  • A rinse and hand dry of your car (includes use of Venti hot air blower to aid drying)
  • High-speed, filtered, warm air drying of all shut lines and external fittings
  • A cleanse of all door and boot shuts
  • Gentle removal of any remaining bugs and tar from the exterior paintwork
  • An exterior claying to remove surface contaminants and leave the paintwork very smooth
  • The hand application of a high quality cleanser/glaze to improve the finish and give it a new lustre
  • An exterior vinyl/rubber treatment which includes UV protection
  • A clean/polish of the exhaust tips A clean of all exterior glass
  • A further clean and buff of the wheels using a high grade wheel polish and sealant
  • The application of a tyre dressing
  • The application of a wheel arch dressing
  • The application of a superior quality sealant or Carnauba wax for paintwork protection & depth of shine
  • A final buff and inspection of the paintwork

Price - from £100-120 depending on size of vehicle. Duration 4-6 hours.

Enhancement Detail

Cleansing

  • A gentle pre-wash treatment of the exterior of your car (including wheels)
  • A thorough clean of the wheels using a pH balanced solution (repeated multiple times as appropriate)
  • Extra time spent on all wheel details using specialist brushes and gentle cleansing products
  • Wheels treated with a gentle tar remover (repeated multiple times as appropriate)
  • A foaming of the exterior of your car using a custom cleaning and conditioning solution followed by a rinse
  • A further gentle pre-wash treatment to loosen more stubborn dirt
  • A wash of the outside of your car and wheels using a high quality shampoo and lambs wool mitt
  • Wheel arch cleaning
  • A rinse and hand dry of your car (includes the application of a special solution to aid drying)
  • High-speed, filtered, warm air drying of all shut lines and external fittings
  • A cleanse and seal of all door, bonnet and boot shuts
  • Gentle removal of any remaining bugs and tar from the exterior paintwork
  • Exterior glass cleaning Additional attention to every part of the vehicle from rubber seals to petrol caps and spare wheels  

Interior

  • Glass cleaning and polishing
  • Deodorising
  •  A thorough vacuuming and dust removal
  • Vinyl and rubber cleaning and treatment
  • Full carpet cleansing Leather cleaning and conditioning
  • Plastic polishing
  • Chrome/aluminium trim polishing
  • Application of fabric guard to protect carpets/upholstery
  • A full engine bay detail
  • Detailed cleaning of door hinges, locks and petrol cap interior

Rejuvenation and Correction

  • An extended examination of your vehicle's current condition
  • An exterior claying to remove surface contaminants and leave the paintwork beautifully smooth
  • Wheels clayed to remove surface contaminants
  • Paintwork cleansing to remove any remaining surface contaminants and clay residue
  • Single stage machine polish to enhance paintwork
  • Exterior vinyl and rubber rejuvenation with UV protection
  • Cleaning and polishing of any chrome/aluminium surfaces
  • An additional foaming, hand wash, rinse and dry of the exterior of the car
  • Hand application of a specialist cleanser to further enhance the exterior paint finish

Protect and Shine

  • Extended detail cleaning of all badges/car logos using specialist brushes and detailing swabs
  • Exterior glass polishing
  • Polishing of all exterior light clusters using our highest quality sealants and cleansers
  • Application of a coat of very high quality specialist cleanser-sealant product
  • A clean and buff of the wheels using a high grade wheel polish and sealant
  • The application of multiple layers of show car tyre dressing
  • Plastic wheel arch interiors dressed to provide protection and leave them with a deep black colour
  • All exterior surfaces and shut lines are given a further brush off and clean
  • The paint is given a further gentle buffing to enhance the shine
  •  A thorough re-inspection of the car followed by any re-treatments as necessary

Layering and Final Inspections

  • Machine application of a second coat of our highest quality long life exterior paint sealant
  • A layer of long life sealant is applied by hand and allowed to cure before buffing off
  • A final layer of long life sealant is applied by hand and allowed to cure for an extended period
  • The paint is given a further gentle buffing to enhance the shine
  • A layer of very high quality Carnauba wax product is applied to the exterior paintwork
  • A further layer of wheel sealant is applied
  • All surfaces receive a final brush/buff off All exterior surfaces and shut lines are given a final brush off and clean
  • We conduct a final inspection to ensure that everything is up to the highest possible standard

How Much Time will be spent on My Car?

A Premier Detail typically takes around 16 hours of work (depending on car type, size and condition) but at least 2 days should be allowed for to ensure the right results.

How Much Will the Detail Cost?

Prices start from £ 350.00 but as this is a fully bespoke service, please contact us for a free quote for your specific vehicle.

New Car Detail

Exterior

  • Wash using pH neutral shampoo
  • Wash bodywork using two bucket method with grit guard
  • Second wash if required
  • Dry bodywork using microfibre scratch safe drying towels
  • Air dry car with Venti warm air drying machine
  • Clay bar car to remove any surface contamination (containments build up when car is in storage & transit)
  • Cleanse paintwork in preparation for wax
  • Apply two layers of high grade Caranuba wax
  • Apply gTechniq wheel armour to wheels (single application lasts up to one year)
  • Apply water repellent coating to glass and perspex
  • Dress tyres and trim to give a natural satin finish

Interior

  • Full vacuum of interior
  • Apply Leather Guard to leather seats and trim if leather
  • Apply SmartFabric to carpets and seats to repel liquid spillages
  • Apply a protective treatment to all interior plastics to retain natural gloss and repel dirt and liquids

Cost £240

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