Exterior Detailing

Exterior Detailing Services Include:

  • Wash & Wax Solution
  • Rims & Tire Dressing
  • Exterior Window Cleaning
  • Door Jam Cleaning
  • Clay Bar
  • Machine Wax & Polish
  • Chrome Polishing
  • Light Scratch Removal
What Should An Exterior Detail Include?

Exterior Detailing

Exterior Detailing can be as simple as a car wash to as extensive as wet sanding and polishing. More advanced exterior detailing services consists of wet sanding, compounding and polishing, minor scratch removal, overspray removal, and clay baring to remove contaminants. Typical exterior services include exterior washing, waxing, rim polishing, tire dressing, and exterior window cleaning. Exterior detailing prices may range from a $25 simple wash and dry to a $400 stage 3 paint correction service.  

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How To Polish The Exterior Of A Car

Exterior Polishing

  1. Rinse the vehicle to remove surface debris
  2. While vehicle is still wet use clay bar to remove contaminates stuck in the paint
  3. Rinse vehicle and use a wash solution of your liking
  4. Rinse off soap and dry vehicle
  5.  If you have minor scratches and swirls use a compound polish on vehicle and remove compound with microfiber towel (may skip this step if not necessary)
  6. Apply a clear coat polymer wax using a polishing machine on the paint of the vehicle
  7. Use a microfiber towel to remove wax
  8. Apply spray wax or instant detailer to create a high gloss effect
How To Detail A Car Exterior

Car Exterior

  1. Rinse vehicle to remove and surface dirt
  2. Apply wash and wax solution of your choice
  3. Dry the entire vehicle using microfiber towels
  4. Use window cleaner to clean the exterior and interior of all windows
  5. Use chrome polish for rims that are chrome or all purpose cleaner for plastic rims to clean rims
  6. Apply 1:1 or 2:1 ratio of tire dressing to tires (2:1 half water half tire dressing in a spray bottle for tires)