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Tastefully Modded Blue Focus ST

Ford Focus ST Protection Detail – Blue

01/08/2012

This tastefully modded Ford Focus ST came in to see AMDetails and after a cancelation managed to slip in to the diary. The option of a protection detail as chosen after chatting to the customer about options with a possible enhancement / correction in the New Year.

Here is hoping we see this one return next year.

Wheels

Paint work

Cleaning
  • Lower area of vehicle given citrus wash to break down road grime
  • Door shuts and boot shuts cleaned with AMDetails APC and 1 ” Detailing Brushes
  • Rinse
  • Whole vehicle snow foamed with AM Foam to loosen and break down dirt deposits
  • All the finer details paid attention to with 1 ” Detailing Brushes & AMDetails APC
  • Rinse
  • 2 bucket method with AM Bubbles & AM Genuine Lamb’s Wool ‘T’ Mitt
  • Rinse
  • Tar and iron deposits removed
  • Rinse
  • All paint work and windows Clayed to remove further contaminations
  • Another application of AM Foam
  • Full vehicle rinse paying attention to panel gaps and trims
  • All surfaces dried with vehicle drier and padded dry with AMDetails Fluffy Drying Towel
Preparation
  • Paintwork cleansed and prepared for protection with AM Glaze via Dual Action Polisher
Protection
  • Protection applied to vehicle (2 x AM Seal, 1 x AM Wax as standard)
  • Exterior trims dressed and protected
  • Chromes polished and protected

Windows

  • Windows cleaned inside and out with AM Glass
  • Windscreen treated with our water repellent formula

Finish

  • Exhaust tip polished
  • Final inspection carried out
  • Detailing spray wipe down in preparation for customer collection
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On arrival to AMDetails

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Previous polishing marks still left on the car…. 🙁

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The usual stubborn bodies on the front of this focus.

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As always with a vehicle in Moray. Good old Seagull mess!

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So the wash process for an AMDetails Protection Detail.

 

 

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After just one cycle of spray on, dwell, agitate , rinse.

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The front wheels were also a state, probably due to the AP Racing 4 pot upgrade.

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After Wheels it’s time for the [URL=”http://www.store.amdetails.co.uk/am-foam”]AMFoam[/URL]

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As this worked its magic. I prepared the two buckets (Which we will be stocking shortly) with [URL=”http://www.store.amdetails.co.uk/am-bubbles”] AMBubbles[/URL] & [URL=”http://www.store.amdetails.co.uk/am-t-mitt”]AM Genuine Lamb’s Wool ‘T’ Mitt[/URL]

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Then on to the areas or finer detail.

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Appears I didn’t take any immediate afters but there are in the final shots 😉

Quick picture to show how the car looks just after an Intensive Clean.

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Now on to Decontamination.

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Then on to the Iron

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After that it got re foamed with AM Foam, Rinsed then pulled in to be blown dry followed by a pad dry with AMDetails Fluffy Drying Towel on any extra bits.

The focus’s paint work was then given a good clean and gloss with two coats of AM Glaze  via our Porter cable dual action polisher. 2 coats of AM Seal and then 1 coat of AM Wax.

Wheels were treated to AM Glaze and protected with AM Wheel Wax -High Temperature Wax

All the plastics were dressed. Windows Cleaned and AM Rain (Our Rain Repellent coming soon

Exhausts given a new lease of life with Autosol metal polish.

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This left us with the finished shots.

Some horrible out of focus afters of the door shuts

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Enjoy

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Thank you for reading

AMDetails Team

 

 

 

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