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Old 04-14-2010, 02:41 PM
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our WK clear coat hardness

guys i just want to say something about meguiars 105.. i am well aware scott and others have used it and like it BUT it is the STRONGEST compound they make! Meguiars preaches least aggressive to most aggressive!

I also have 105 and it's barely been used because ultimate compound did the trick.Ultimate compound works on our clear coats and can be bought locally for $9. it is A LOT friendlier to use than 105(less dust,doesn't flash as quick,longer work time)

IF ultimate compound doesn't work after 4-5 passes THEN try 105!!!Don't just jump to 105 directly!

if you don't believe me, go to meguiarsonline.com and search!
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Old 04-14-2010, 02:48 PM
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Re: our WK clear coat hardness

I also want to add, ultimate compound worked for me but if your clear coat is really bad, you will have to use 105!

maybe we can make this thread into a post your picture of your swirls and what you used to remove them!
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Old 04-14-2010, 02:51 PM
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Re: our WK clear coat hardness

So is this a compound or a polish?

I thought compound was on the same parallel as clay.. no?
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Old 04-14-2010, 02:58 PM
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Re: our WK clear coat hardness

NO, clay removes contaminants that are bonded to your clear coat that reg car was soap does not remove.

compound actually cuts away at the CC so the CC is even and smooth.... scratches and swirls cause the CC not to be smooth and flat. Compound actually removes CC
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Old 04-14-2010, 02:59 PM
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Well this answers my question, lol

http://www.autopia.org/forum/car-det...umer-line.html

Seems like the perfect solution for those who don't need a VERY HEAVY cut.
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Old 04-14-2010, 03:00 PM
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Re: our WK clear coat hardness

indeed! no reason to go straight to 105. meguiars also preaches the same thing on their own forum. i spent a lot of time talking to mike phillips before he left for autogeek
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Old 04-14-2010, 03:04 PM
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Good stuff Irf!
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Re: our WK clear coat hardness

np just wanted to share with everyone from my experience
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Re: our WK clear coat hardness

Nice info Irf!
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Re: our WK clear coat hardness

thanks frankie
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Old 04-14-2010, 03:24 PM
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Re: our WK clear coat hardness

thanks Irf great info there ... the ultimate compound that you use what does it look like ?
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