Applying this technique will allow you to prolong the finish of your car paint and is ideal for cars that are freshly polished and ceramic coated.
This technique is known as “Double bucket method”.
Instruments and products needed:
2 filters for a 19Lt bucket.
Several microfiber towels
1 glove for washing and/or a soft washing sponge.
1 hose with pressure gun or pressure washer.
Quality shampoo (Brands like Meguiar’s, Mother’s, Chemical guys, etc. are recommended)
1 or 2 special large microfiber towels for drying.
1 cleaner for quality wheels. (Brands like Meguiar’s, Mother’s, Chemical guys, etc are recommended)
1 cleaner for quality tires. (Brands like Meguiar’s, Mother’s, Chemical guys, etc are recommended)
Several types of soft brushes to wash the wheels.
Protector for plastics and rubber. (Brands like Meguiar’s, Mother’s, Chemical guys, etc are recommended)
Before starting the car should be in the shade and cold, avoid washing if it is outdoors and it is windy to avoid staining the car with water droplets. Having all the utensils ready and ready
Washing (Buckets, filters, microfibers, shampoo, etc.)
Steps to follow:
1.- Fill a bucket with clean water.
2.- Wash tires with the tire cleaner using the tire brush.
3.- Wash the wheels with the cleaner for wheels and special soft brushes for this (following the steps that appear on the product label)
4.- Dry wheels using a microfiber towel specifically designed for this.
5.- Place a filter in a bucket and fill it with clean water.
6.- Add the other filter to another bucket with the exact amount of shampoo. (According to the instructions of the product to be used)
7.- Fill the shampoo bucket with water using the pressure washer and / or hose (to generate foam).
8.- Spray the complete car under pressure with the pressure washer and / or hose to eliminate loose dust.
9.- Begin to wash the car starting with the awning, trunk box and sides using the microfiber glove or soft sponge wetting it in the shampoo giving horizontal passes WITHOUT PRESSING, every time the glove gets dirty, you have to rinse it in the bucket with clean water and carve it against the filter to release all the dirt and this is trapped under the filter.
10.- Re-immerse the microfiber glove or sponge in the shampoo and continue car washing giving horizontal passes (never wash in circular movements).
11.-Carry out steps 9 and 10 repeatedly and as quickly as possible to complete the car, do not let the water dry on the car to avoid spots of drops of water or shampoo.
12.- Rinse the shampoo with the pressure washer and / or hose.
13.- Dry the car using a specific microfiber towel for equal drying giving horizontal passes and without exerting pressure (without carving).
14.- Clean recesses and door hinges with the microfiber of the wheels or with a special microfiber for this task.
15.- Clean interiors with the specific microfiber for interiors shaking the corners well using a 1 “brush.
17.- Clean glasses with a microfiber specially designed for glasses, using the cleaning product for glasses.
18.- Protect plastics if necessary using the specific products with an applicator.