09 Oct BMW 630i GT Detailing
BMW 630i GT Detailing – Signature Protection & Enhancement By Custom Coats
This week we have a fantastic little article about a BMW 630i GT that we had the pleasure of detailing and protecting with the exclusive Kamikaze Collection range thats available through Custom Coats.
As its always important to do the low down dirty areas, first we began by deep cleaning the alloy wheels to remove brake dust using our favourite Ultimate Finish Safe Wheel Cleaner. Its acid free, breaks down dirt and is bio degradable. This product begins to change colour to a ruby red so you can see it working. Once dwell time is done, we simply jet wash away the left overs.
Preparing the BMW 630i GT for detailing & protection
On to preparation with a complete deep clean and de contamination to remove road grime, traffic film, dead insects and general dirt from the body panels, wheels, wheel arches and under body. This was carried out utilising Ultimate Finish Snow Foam to loosen up all of the dirt. A strong pre wash and detract it from the bodywork to help minimise on abrasion and swirls when washing. Using an array of cleaning products such Bilt Hamber Surfex HD for the engine bay and wheel arches, we agitate the product and allow to dwell and rinse. Bilt Hamber Korrosol to remove Iron contamination and fallout follwed by the car wash process using Ultimate Finish Pure Shampoo chosen for its gentle, Ph neutral and high foaming characteristics, making light work of remaining dirt.
Once washed and rinsed with Aqua Gleam in-line filter eliminates watermarks & streaks. It virtually pure de-ionised the water the car was dried using quality plush microfibre towels ( Plush Pile`Delux) by Microfiber Madness.
Armed with our machine polishers Rupes BIGFOOT LHR 15ES MARK III, BIGFOOT LHR 75E MINI. In addition for all those tight spaces we used BIGFOOT NANO IBRID utilising a mix of Menzerna 400 and 200 on Meguires cutting and finishing pads.
BMW 630i GT Detailing & Protection
Once all of the corrective work was complete and checked over we began to clean and de grease the panels to received the first application of Kamikaze Collection ISM Pro 2.0. Chosen for this stunning Sophisto grey paintwork as it provides a candy-gloss, reflective shine. Designed to resist water spotting better than traditional ceramic coatings and with curing this product will darken and deepen the colour!
Wheels were removed from the car and coated with Kamikaze Collection Stance Rim Coat V2.0. A heat resistant, hydrophobic coating, protects wheels from road grime & brake dust build-up and lasts minimum two years. We also coated the brake callipers in Estoril Blue which look amazing.
Glass was coated with Kamikaze Collection Intense. With this product water beads off windscreen at speeds over 20mph! Ice & snow will not adhere as well to treated surfaces. Kamikaze Collection Intenso Window Coat leaves a perfectly smooth, non-grabby layer that will not smear or cause the blades to catch and judder. This also eliminates the irritating squeaking often associated with other glass sealants.
Interior trim was cleaned with Polish Angel Intimate for its fantastic elegant perfume fragrance. Providing gentle cleaning of all plastic surfaces so its completely safe on delicate areas. upholstery, carpets, floor mats and roof liners. White leather seats were treated to kamikaze Collection Musashi Leather which provides a hydrophobic barrier preventing stains from spills, mud, etc. Protects against the damaging affects of UV. Prevents dye transfer from dark suits, Denim jeans, etc. This product lasts for opt to 3 years.
Tyres were treated to Kamikaze Collection Kiwami Permanent Tyre Coating. Kiwami Tyre Coat has a unique water based formulation containing hydrocarbons and SiO2 which when cured form a flexible membrane on the surface of the tyre. Kiwami Tyre Coat does not contain oils or oxidising agents resulting in a protected surface that remains that way for up to an amazing 12 months for daily used cars.
All of the products mentioned within the Kamikaze Collection range are available as professional use only by Accredited partners. Other named brands used can be purchased from Ultimate Finish, Brands Hatch
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