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Forum: Australia 07-22-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 236
Posted By TWD
TWD - BMW M135i - New Car Prep

Car: 2014 BMW M135i

Service: New Car Preparation & Protection

Comments:
- Brand new car with some surface contaminants on the paintwork and work needed around the car from a poor pre delivery...
Forum: Australia 07-11-2014, 03:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 331
Posted By TWD
Thanks all. jordypicca - please send me a PM...

Thanks all.

jordypicca - please send me a PM and I can help you out.
Forum: Australia 07-11-2014, 03:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By TWD
TWD - 2002 E46 M3 - Stage 2 Exterior

Car: 2002 BMW E46 M3

Service: Stage 2 Paint Correction

Comments:
-Although a fairly well kept example, the Phoenix Yellow paintwork lacked gloss and true depth
-The combination of swirls,...
Forum: Australia 07-10-2014, 02:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 331
Posted By TWD
TWD - Another PY 2002 E46 M3 - Stage 2 Exterior

Car: 2002 BMW E46 M3

Service: Stage 2 Paint Correction

Comments:
- Although a reasonably clean car, there were obviously swirls and minor blemishes that required attention
- Additional minor...
Forum: Australia 07-04-2014, 01:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 260
Posted By TWD
TWD - 2013 Mercedes Benz CLA200

Car: 2014 Mercedes Benz CLA200

Service: Debadge & Deluxe Wash with WashCoat

Comments:
- Brand new car with under 1,000km road trip kilometres from Canberra
- Road grime, bug splatter and the...
Forum: Australia 07-04-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 222
Posted By TWD
TWD - 2005 Grey 325ci M Sport

Car: 2005 BMW E46 325ci M Sport

Service: Stage 2 Paint Correction

Comments:
- Although the paintwork wasn't too contaminated, there were obvious imperfections including medium to heavy swirls...
Forum: Australia 05-12-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 204
Posted By TWD
TWD - BMW 125i - 2 Stage Exterior Detail

Car: 2010 BMW 125i

Service: Stage 2 Paint Correction

Comments:
- This car was covered in swirls, scuffs and even some deeper scratches
- Unfortunately, these imperfections can hide the true...
Forum: Australia 04-29-2014, 12:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 224
Posted By TWD
TWD - BMW F10 M5 - Exterior & Interior

Car: 2012 BMW F10 M5

Service: Stage 2 Paint Correction & Interior clean with leather condition

Comments:
- What a brilliant car - the BMW F10 M5. Although the BSM gloss was immense already,...
Forum: Australia 04-27-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 177
Posted By TWD
TWD - Audi SQ5 - New Car Prep

Car: 2014 Audi SQ5

Service: Stage 1 Paint Correction & New Car Paint Protection

Comments:
- Although this car was only a couple of weeks old, it suffered from various swirls scuffs and...
Forum: Australia 04-24-2014, 01:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 236
Posted By TWD
TWD - Maserati GranTurismo - The Works!!

Following the Showcase thread posted previously, here's some of the hard work that went into the car...


Car: 2008 Maserati GranTurismo

Service: Stage 2 Paint Correction, Interior Clean +...
Forum: Australia 04-22-2014, 03:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By TWD
TWD - 2011 E92 M3 - Exterior, Interior & Photoshoot!

Car: 2011 BMW E92 M3

Service: Stage 1 Paint Correction & Interior clean with Leather Condition

Comments:
- Grey cars hide dirt well, and this was no exception. Clay removed a lot of the...
Forum: Australia 04-09-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 281
Posted By TWD
TWD - BMW E60 530i - Exterior & Interior

Car: 2003 BMW E60 530i

Service: Stage 1 Paint Correction & Interior Cleaning with Leather Conditioner

Comments:
- Mature owner simply required a once over on the entire car
- Although the car...
Forum: Australia 03-09-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 378
Posted By TWD
TWD - BMW E92 M3 - The Works!

Car: 2007 BMW E92 M3

Service: Stage 1 Paint Correction, Interior Clean & Leather Treatment, Engine Bay Detail

Comments:
- This low km car arrived looking fairly straight, but the Silverstone...
Forum: Australia 03-08-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 316
Posted By TWD
TWD - 2013 BMW X3 20d - Exterior Work

Car: 2013 BMW X3 20d

Service: Stage 1 Paint Correction, Engine Bay Clean, Scratch reduction & Hard Body

Comments:
- Car was originally protected when purchased new in January 2013.
- After 13...
Forum: Australia 02-18-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 329
Posted By TWD
Cheers guys. It's hard to tell the difference...I...

Cheers guys. It's hard to tell the difference...I had a Carbon Black E90 M3 once and couldn't really see the difference between that and the Jerez.

I think Jerez has a touch more blue in it, but...
Forum: Australia 02-16-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 329
Posted By TWD
TWD - Jerez Black E93 M3 - Stage 1 Exterior

Car: BMW E93 M3

Service: Stage 1 Paint Correction

Comments:
- This car was given the works, including a 3 stage paint correction back in December 2012.
- The owner was after a "once over"...
Forum: Australia 02-05-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 440
Posted By TWD
TWD - BMW F30 328i - Mineral Grey

Car: 2013 BMW F30 328i Sport

Service: Stage 1 Paint Correction & Hard Body, Interior & Leather condition

Comments:
- This car was coated in February 2013 and returned back to us after 12...
Forum: Australia 02-04-2014, 12:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 576
Posted By TWD
Thanks guys. Again, I'm not a metal...

Thanks guys.



Again, I'm not a metal expert, but I can assume that the piece may need re-chroming. Might need to speak to a metal fabricator or similar. :thumbup:
Forum: Australia 01-29-2014, 03:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 576
Posted By TWD
TWD - Metal Polishing 101

Topic: How to polish metal (THAT REQUIRES POLISHING or CAN BE POLISHED).

First of all, this write up is purely from a detailer not a metal polishing or wheel repairing specialist. So this is a...
Forum: Australia 01-29-2014, 01:19 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 161
Posted By TWD
TWD - Mercedes ML63 AMG - Stage 1 Exterior & Interior

Car: 2012 Mercedes Benz ML63 AMG

Service: Stage 1 Exterior Paint Correction; Interior & Leather Condition

Comments:
- Diamond white paintwork was good but lacked lustre and depth
- Interior...
Forum: Australia 01-28-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 656
Posted By TWD
No worries guys, I'll do a write up soon... ...

No worries guys, I'll do a write up soon...




Sure is ;)



Hehe sure will. Also, you'll have to start polishing that Vanos unit...I'll send you details on that too.
Forum: Australia 01-28-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 656
Posted By TWD
Just sent you a PM on how to achieve these...

Just sent you a PM on how to achieve these results:

https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/1017635_707635769257280_2055488251_n.jpg
...
Forum: Australia 01-26-2014, 03:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 611
Posted By TWD
You could drive it down, get it done then drive...

You could drive it down, get it done then drive it back. The sealant we apply would mean that you simply wash the car and it will look the same as the day I'm finished with it.

Shoot me an email:...
Forum: Australia 01-22-2014, 03:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 611
Posted By TWD
TWD - BMW E92 335i - The Works!

Car: 2009 BMW E92 335i

Service: 2-3 stage paint correction; Interior clean and leather condition; Engine bay detail

Comments:
- After spending some time in a paintshop, deep holograms and...
Forum: Australia 11-13-2013, 05:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By TWD
Thanks all! Started as a hobby and has...

Thanks all!



Started as a hobby and has grown into a proper detailing business.

We only work weekends obviously and our client base consists of prestige cars - namely BMW, Mercedes, Porsche,...
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