The surfaces seen on a car comprise of a range of materials and finishes. The beautification, protection and maintenance of these are the craft of detailing and aesthetic restoration. Below is a small insight in to this process.

Paintwork

Cleanse

Paint is left perfectly clean and smooth. Extensive warm water pre-wash, safe wash, chemical decontamination and claying (if needed) removes dirt and the embedded contaminants not removed by normal washing.

Enhance

Clarity, gloss & reflectivity are restored. Machine polishing removes defects such as swirl marks, scratches, bird dropping / insect / tree / etching and buffer trails in the uppermost paint layer.

Protect

24+ months of scratch resistant protection with strong self-cleaning properties provided by Gyeon Duraflex coating system.

Badges

Cleanse

Option to remove badges. Allows otherwise inaccessible dirt, contamination and paint defects to be removed.

Enhance

Underlying paint restored to match the finish on rest of the car. Machine polishing removes hardened dirt and and marks left in the paint.

Protect

Underlying surface protected. Option to refit existing or new badges.

Alloys

Cleanse

Wheels removed to clean all surfaces. Dirt, brake dust, tar, wheel weight stickers and wheel weights removed. Tyre walls cleaned. Option to have the wheels completely refurbished off-site whilst work continues on the car.

Enhance

Wheel rebalanced with colour matched powder coated weights that blend in and will not rust. Tyre walls restored to a subtle satin black. Bolts and centre caps cleaned and polished or replaced.

Protect

Ultra durable Gyeon Duraflex coating system repels dirt, brake dust and tar for 24+ months. Option to protect low profile alloys with Alloy Gators.

The Interior

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Cleanse

Creates a spotless place to enjoy the driving experience. Dirt is removed from every hiding place.

 

Leather, fabric, carpets, mats, plastics, controls, footwells, pedals and headlining (if necessary) cleaned.

 

Option to neutralise and remove pet and cigarette odours.

Enhance

Option to restore the appearance of plastic trim and machine polish gloss trim.

Protect

Inhibits premature wear and fading in leather and plastics.

Exhausts

Cleanse

Brightness restored to become a feature of the car again. Dirt removed and tar spots dissolved.

Enhance

Polished using the least aggressive polish / material to maximise brightness.

Protect

Option to coat with temperature resistant coating to make future cleaning easier. Advice and products available to maintain the condition.

Glass

Cleanse

Impurities, such as hard water residues removed from exterior glass through machine polishing and chemical decontamination. Residue and marks removed from interior glass.

Enhance

Clarity restored to reduce eye strain when driving.

Protect

Wiperless driving at 50mph+. Glass sealed with Gtechniq Clearvision Smart Glass, an ultra hydrophobic and durable coating.

The Engine Bay

Cleanse

Becomes a mileage defiant feature. Dirt drawn out from plastic surfaces. Oil, dust and dirt safely removed from engine bay and underside of bonnet.

Enhance

Plastic trim restored to a satin black and chrome to a high gloss finish.

Protect

Repels dirt to help maintain condition.

Calipers

Cleanse

Brake dust, dirt and part stickers are removed so they become a feature of the car again.

Enhance

The surface can be polished and stone chips touched in.

Protect

The same ultra durable coatings that protect the alloys is applied to repel brake dust and tar.

Plastic Trim

Cleanse

Deep seated dirt and wax drawn out so pores can absorb trim restorer.

Enhance

Trim restored to a deep satin black with ultra-durable coatings from Gyeon and Gtechniq.

Protect

UV inhibitors help prevent fading.

Convertible Tops

Cleanse

Trapped dirt in pile and seams lifted and rinsed away.

Enhance

Deepens the appearance of the fabric.

Protect

Repels water and dirt. Inhibits UV fading and mildew formation. Gtechniq Smart Fabric forms an invisible, breathable and hydrophobic layer.

Chrome & Exterior Brightwork

Cleanse

Restores brightness and reflectivity by removing limescale, water etching and dirt.

Enhance

 

Surfaces polished to remove oxidation and brighten the finish.

Protect

 

Option to apply ultra-durable, scratch resistant protection with strong self-cleaning properties.

Number Plates

Cleanse

Removes otherwise inaccessible dirt and residues. Plates and adhesive stickers removed to gain access to the paintwork.

Enhance

Underlying paint restored to match the finish on rest of the car. Machine polishing removes hardened dirt and and marks left in the paint.

Protect

Underlying surface protected. Option to refit existing or new plates. New or existing plates stuck on to prevent water pooling and water etching of underlying surface.

Door Shuts & Tread Plates

Cleanse

To match the condition of the exterior. Dirt, grease and water spots removed.

Enhance

 

Restores gloss to match exterior paint and metal work. Surfaces chemically cleaned and paint machine polished.

Protect

 

Option to apply ultra-durable, scratch resistant protection with strong self-cleaning properties.

Headlights

Cleanse

Restores clarity and light output. Multi-stage wet sanding removes milky textured outer layer of the plastic.

Enhance

 

The resulting haze is polished out to leave clean, crisp and clear headlights.

Protect

 

Option to apply ultra-durable, scratch resistant protection with strong self-cleaning properties.

Hubs

Cleanse

Dirt, brake dust and tar removed.

Enhance

Gloss metals polished to remove oxidation and restore finish. Option to repaint hub.

Protect

Option to apply an ultra durable coating that repels brake dust and tar. Hubs are copper greased to prevent the alloys from seizing.

Wheel Arches

Cleanse

Removes material that retains moisture and promotes rusting. Pressure washed at 60 degrees. Inaccessible build ups of mud and salt removed by hand.

Enhance

Option to clean arch liners / suspension components.

Protect

Option to restore and protect plastic surfaces.

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Exquisite Car Care Limited

Unit 3A, Old Station Business Park, Hallatrow, Bristol, Somerset, South West.

07737935110