Today, the car is part of the heritage of a couple or a family. One of the factors of choice is its esthetics and one chooses conscientiously its color and its design. The car reveals the state of min…
Today, the car is part of the heritage of a couple or a family. One of the factors of choice is its esthetics and one chooses conscientiously its color and its design. The car reveals the state of mind of its owner and reveals a lot about its character.
Only, voila, a car spends its life outside driving in all weathers, in the rain or in the blazing sun. Faced with these multiple attacks.
the paint undergoes scratches, tarnishes and ages over time. to combat this scourge, the ideal is to use car polish.
The different professional polishes for cars
Rather than breaking the bank in applying a new paint to restore luster to a car, the option of car polishing and buffing is much more economical.
Car polishing and car polishing well done can obtain a superior result to a new paint on a tarnished paint. Even in the case of a minor scratch or scratch, a good polish applied with care and with a good car polisher allows unexpected results.
Polish car, what for?
The polish is a product designed to give some kind of life to your body which for one reason or another has lost its original beauty.
In your daily return trips, your car is exposed to various traffic hassles and especially to the sun. Which leads to inexorable tarnishing of your car body. It is to remedy this that the polish was designed. Whether to erase or restore shine.
or even hide scratches, the polish is the absolute weapon to restore shine to your paint.
Its use is effective but it is not a reason to abuse it. Indeed, this product is abrasive and by dint of using it too often.
you may permanently damage the paint of your car. It is however the ideal complement to the paintless dent repair kit to perfect the finish of a small repair and make it invisible.
The different forms of polish
For this article, we have chosen 3 products based on their qualities and ease of use: Meguiar’s G17516F Eclair Ultimate wax, 3M polishing paste, and Meguiar’s Ultimate polish.
The 3M polishing kit, complete from polishing to buffing, the choice of the editorial staff
It is a very complete kit which allows to polish and polish a car in its entirety. It consists of a liter of abrasive polish capable of refreshing a highly oxidized.
dull and scratched paint. A bottle of extra fine polishing paste for a beautiful shiny finish and a bottle of ultra finished wax for a perfect finish and long-lasting protection.
Meguiar’s ultimate polish, the second choice of everything for the car
Ideal for the private individual, easy to use and a great result. Less aggressive than a polishing paste, it nevertheless offers a nickel result, giving depth and shine to a dull paint. The micro scratches due to roller washing are simply erased. it is the ideal preamble before buffing or waxing the lacquer of a car. On the other hand, the Meguiar’s polish brand has been an icon of polishing and buffing for years.
Meguiar’s G14422F Brillance Eclair Ultime, a car protection wax
More intended to maintain a painting than to renovate it, this wax is more like a gloss. It is also an important complement after polishing. designed to be applied as a spray, it enhances the color and depth of the shine of your car in record time. It protects your body thanks to the hydrophobic polymer elements included in it. Product recognized as the best automotive wax, it differs from other waxes by the fact that it can be applied under the sun, and by the fact that it does not mark plastics. Ideal for those who just want to give a shine to their body, this car wax is at a very affordable price.
How to polish and buff a car
In order to obtain the expected results following the use of a polish, we must follow a certain number of very specific steps, among which we have:
Cleaning the body of a car
In fact, the car must be thoroughly washed in order to remove all traces of dust, tar and other dirt. The ideal to do this is to use a high pressure washer coupled with a good detergent for high pressure washer . The quality of the washing will depend on the ease of polishing your car. Remember that the smallest grain of sand present when polishing or buffing a car can cause a scratch that is difficult to remove.
After cleaning the car thoroughly, it must be thoroughly dry. Wiping with chamois or with a careful micro fiber allows the last impurities to be detected and removed. No trace of humidity should be present when the polish is applied.
The body polishing must imperatively be carried out in the shade. The polishing is always carried out by small surfaces, of the order of 50 to 60 cm by 50 to 60 cm. Spread a small amount of polish using a cloth, micro fiber or better still lustrous cotton. Rub in cross passes and in a circle until the appearance of the gloss, pressing gently. Wipe the treated surface with a dry and clean microfiber. Renew on the whole body.