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Cleaned up the Taco today

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Boilerman, Jun 9, 2011.

  1. Jun 9, 2011 at 5:02 PM
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    Boilerman

    Boilerman [OP] Well-Known Member

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    The Taco was definitely in need of a good clean up. They have been working on our road and it was really dirty. Hard to tell from the side pic, but the sides were just as dirty as the front and rear pics. Washed, clayed, polished & waxed - 5 hours later this is what ya get.

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    And a very nice reflection shot off of the hood.

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  2. Jun 9, 2011 at 5:35 PM
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    97Blk_one

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    sexy...yeah! :D
     
  3. Jun 9, 2011 at 5:55 PM
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    Dr. Pepper

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    Looks good! Good workk
     
  4. Jun 9, 2011 at 5:58 PM
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    jaw154

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    Looks great! Do you want to clean my truck next? :D
     
  5. Jun 9, 2011 at 6:12 PM
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    donovan6241

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    looks good:) did u buff it on or by hand?
     
  6. Jun 9, 2011 at 6:39 PM
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    Coconut

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    I call shens!! Thats not the same truck!:lalala:
     
  7. Jun 9, 2011 at 7:11 PM
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    Did you buff by hand? How's the ultimate polish? I just picked some up and I'm planning to use it tomorrow.
     
  8. Jun 9, 2011 at 7:13 PM
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    Boilerman

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    By hand with lots of love;)
     
  9. Jun 9, 2011 at 7:14 PM
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    It is awesome;)
     
  10. Jun 9, 2011 at 7:43 PM
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    donovan6241

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    ok cool. so in what order did you go? clay bar, compound, polish, then wax?
     
  11. Jun 9, 2011 at 7:50 PM
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    Boilerman

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    Clay bar, compound if I found some scratches or defects in the paint, polish, then wax.:)
     
  12. Jun 9, 2011 at 8:14 PM
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    Looks great. Thanks for the help.
     
  13. Jun 10, 2011 at 2:57 AM
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    You did an amazing job. What a clean truck.
     
  14. Jun 10, 2011 at 5:07 AM
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    fjrmurph

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    looks great, i can drop my truck off tomorrow, seeing as you got that washing and waxing down to a science:)
     
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