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Old 10-07-2018, 05:35 PM
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Pinnacle making thigns difficult intentionally? I want great products to give my Jag that same shine as the day I took delivery of Ďer. Every time I think Iíve found what I need, more products pop up and I scratch my head wondering ďDo I need this too or is what I got good enough?Ē

So far, Iíve narrowed it down to what I think I need at this stage. My Jag is brand new so thereís not a ton of issues to fix on Ďer.

Iím looking to buy their Souveršn Sizzling Shine Kit which has the basics for washing & waxing

As I did marr my C pillars and they are a mess, nothing TOO bad I donít think that a good afternoon of elbow grease wonít cure. So I added their Polishing Pal Combo (Iím too nervous to try a power tool this early on with no experience detailing to this degree)

Then I want the Ultra Poly Clay and of course, the Clay Lubricant.

Do I need more than this? For a basic wash, wax and swirl removal to start? I can see itís rather easy to break the bank and buy the entire lot.

Iíve learnt my lesson. I bought a gross of microfibre cloths, I got a thick waffle weave blotter to dry my Jag and threw those god awful chamois out. The may have worked on a Mustang and my Trans Am back in the day-that isnít ever going to see my XJ again.

My head is swirling after a few hours going through their web site. I need a glass of wine.

Looks like I have the basics covered here and the swirl removal?

Anybody have any other thoughts. Really like what Iíve seen of Pinnacle products.

So confusing.

Thanks for any helpÖ

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If you get a chance, check out

It's a bit more free-thinking,if you will. You can mention any forum or vendor without censorship.

Tons of great common-sense info there.
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Old 10-25-2018, 12:35 PM
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For imperfections in the paint, the best results can be obtained with either Meguires 250 or Menzerna 3500 "3-in-1" and an orange medium polishing pad. I use Pinnacle Finishing Polish with a black pad after the Megs or Menz to clear up any buffing marks or holograms, then follow it up with a sealant or ceramic coating. I like Pinnacle's Crystal Mist detailing spray wax for shine/additional protection after a wash which is really good stuff.
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