Turtle wax: It works

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Turtle wax: It works

Post by Leobx16v » Tue Feb 08, 2011 3:21 pm

well today i had the afternoon off so seeing as it is a beautiful day i thought i would give the beast a good old polish with red turtle wax and well judge yourselves guys it awesome stuff but a tad expensive!

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more red than ever!
1991 Citroen BX 16v - Red
1991 Citroen BX 16v - Silver
1992 Citroen BX 16v - White
1989 Peugeot 205 MI16 - Miami Blue
2002 Peugeot 406 est. HDI110 exec - Dark Blue
2006 Citroen C6 2.7HDi Exclusive - Storm Grey

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G-VOT 1989 ph.1 White BX 16v

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Post by Hurricane » Tue Feb 08, 2011 3:54 pm

That's well nice, we found cherry blossom shoe polish works very well to.
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Post by Philip Chidlow » Tue Feb 08, 2011 6:13 pm

Excellent. I found the red tinted polish worked extremely well on my fading Visa.
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Post by MULLEY » Tue Feb 08, 2011 7:20 pm

Very nice, but whats up with the front fog lights, they look a bit small to me?
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Post by Wooscary » Tue Feb 08, 2011 7:41 pm

I need to clean my car!

That looks great.

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Post by Tim Leech » Tue Feb 08, 2011 7:42 pm

Lovely car (shame about the badges lol) 8)
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Post by Rich » Wed Feb 09, 2011 12:26 pm

Nice one, looks great... Did you use a machine or elbow gease?
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Post by Defender110 » Wed Feb 09, 2011 12:57 pm

If you used white turtlte polish would it come out white?? :lol:
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Post by Rich » Wed Feb 09, 2011 12:59 pm

Ah... cheap respray! Good thinking :wink:
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Post by Leobx16v » Wed Feb 09, 2011 1:44 pm

Rich wrote:Nice one, looks great... Did you use a machine or elbow gease?

well im a mechanic but we also do valeting and i find theres nothing like a bit of good old fashioned elbow grease to bring the colour out of a car and i think machine leave to many swirls on the paintwork :P
1991 Citroen BX 16v - Red
1991 Citroen BX 16v - Silver
1992 Citroen BX 16v - White
1989 Peugeot 205 MI16 - Miami Blue
2002 Peugeot 406 est. HDI110 exec - Dark Blue
2006 Citroen C6 2.7HDi Exclusive - Storm Grey

Scrapped:
G650PGX 1989 ph.2 red BX 16v
G-VOT 1989 ph.1 White BX 16v

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Post by messerschmitt owner » Wed Feb 09, 2011 3:56 pm

you missed a bit! :roll:
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Citroen XM 2.1TD VSX estate
Smart Roadster
Fiat Punto Cabriolet
Messerschmitt Kr200
Bond minicar mk C
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BX-less at the moment!