The Waxing Ordeal! (TONS of pics) - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat


Your Ride: GM Pictures & Videos Post pictures, sounds, and VIDEOS of Your GM Vehicle. We want to see 'em! (Any picture or video files must be posted on a server somewhere to be linked here). Also post pics of Regional or National meets.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 08-01-2004, 01:32 AM   #1
Senior Member
Posts like a Northstar
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Milton, Ontario
Posts: 621
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
aCiD is on a distinguished road
Default The Waxing Ordeal! (TONS of pics)

So the family decided to wax our brand new G35 today. This of course turned into both our cars getn' a full makeover. The Bonneville got rubbing compounded over the entire body, THEN polished with Turtle Waxes colour specific polish (works amazing btw), THEN a coat of Mother'* Ultimate pure carnauba wax.

The G35 just got a washing and a coat of the Ultimate pure carnauba cause of course it'* brand new paint.
My friend helped throughout the whole process, he owns the Cavalier in most of the pics.

Here'* the polish going on.


And then coming off.

My friend doing the final buffing, and that'* only on the Turtle wax polish! Look at that reflection, the Mother'* wax still hasn't gone on there.

All finished and out on the road:

Bonne sitn' in the driveway

Me putn' the wax on the G


Is that just not beautiful?

All 3



The G:

Friend'* cavalier:

The Bonne (ignore the front end damage :P)


Butt shot:





Friend'* sexy rims:


His custom sound system:


Custom sound system in the Bonne:


My father showing my friend how fast the G is:


THE END (or front)
aCiD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2004, 01:36 AM   #2
Senior Member
Certified Car Nut
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 15,928
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
BonneMeMN is on a distinguished road
Default

Nice! But a 4 banger doesn't need quad tips for sure....

Nice G35, those are nice sedans for sure. How'* the polish work for you? Did you apply it by hand or do it with a random orbital buffer? I've got some meguiars i'm gonna use in a few weeks, but i'm curious as to how you did it.
BonneMeMN is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2004, 01:41 AM   #3
Senior Member
Posts like a Northstar
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Milton, Ontario
Posts: 621
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
aCiD is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by BonneMeMN
Nice! But a 4 banger doesn't need quad tips for sure....

Nice G35, those are nice sedans for sure. How'* the polish work for you? Did you apply it by hand or do it with a random orbital buffer? I've got some meguiars i'm gonna use in a few weeks, but i'm curious as to how you did it.
The polish was quite amazing, it filled in all the scratches (now note this is BLACK polish for black cars) and left, as you can see an impressive shine. Every step was done entirely by hand. We spent ALL day doing both.

Just ignore the ricing out on his car, it'* taken me a while to get over it, lol.
aCiD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2004, 02:13 AM   #4
Senior Member
Posts like a Camaro
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Posts: 1,177
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
97NAbonneville1 is on a distinguished road
Default

That soo makes me want to go out and buy a black car!! I think I know what color my next ride is going to be... Awesome work man!!
97NAbonneville1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2004, 02:23 AM   #5
Senior Member
Expert Gearhead
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Mississauga, Ontario
Posts: 20,892
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Jim W is on a distinguished road
Default

Sweet GGGGeessus

That G35 is mint! great job on the cars Brad!
Jim W is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2004, 02:24 AM   #6
Senior Member
Posts like a Northstar
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Milton, Ontario
Posts: 621
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
aCiD is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Jim W
Sweet GGGGeessus

That G35 is mint! great job on the cars Brad!
Thanks guys! It sure was a hell of a lotta work.
aCiD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2004, 02:59 AM   #7
Senior Member
True Car Nut
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Purgatory
Posts: 6,313
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
PontiacDad is on a distinguished road
Default

Nice rides and super whorage
The hard work paid off, good job
PontiacDad is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2004, 03:14 AM   #8
Senior Member
True Car Nut
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Bonney Lake/Ellensburg, Washington- WCBF '04, '05, '06, '07 Survivor-
Posts: 7,098
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
driverjohn2005 is on a distinguished road
Default

those pics. make me fall in love with the color black!

I know i must have missed something, but what happend to the front end of your car?
driverjohn2005 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2004, 03:21 AM   #9
Senior Member
Posts like a Northstar
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Milton, Ontario
Posts: 621
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
aCiD is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by driverjohn2005
those pics. make me fall in love with the color black!

I know i must have missed something, but what happend to the front end of your car?
Actually I never shared about that incident on here. It happened when I was in University and didn't have time to share.

My father was driving it to or from work I believe, I forget which way, not important. And he was going through an intersection which was being directed by a cop, and the GP infront of him decided to start going, then changed his mind. Now, my father being somewhat impatient in driving situations had givnr' pretty hard before this guy decided to stop again. And he stood on the brakes the nose of our Bonne went right under the GP, and wrecked it up!

It'* going to be repaired and repainted in the next month hopefully.
aCiD is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2004, 07:58 AM   #10
Senior Member
Posts like a Camaro
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Land of Lincoln
Posts: 1,107
Thanked 5 Times in 4 Posts
scottydl is on a distinguished road
Default

Beautiful, stunning, impressive! What else can be said!?! Those are three nice-looking black beauties... and perfected with a set of chrome torque stars on your SSEi.
scottydl is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
*WHORAGE* Lots x Tons= to many pics of her 56k not ever leftd90 Your Ride: GM Pictures & Videos 30 06-02-2007 11:10 AM
Center cuphold ordeal.... driverjohn2005 1992-1999 8 03-21-2006 11:00 PM
check out my new sweet 00 (the swap, tons of pics) harofreak00 Your Ride: GM Pictures & Videos 145 11-13-2005 12:04 PM
Plug Ordeal. Chad V Your Ride: GM Pictures & Videos 2 11-01-2005 06:49 PM
THE ORDEAL IS OVER!!! Pics coming soon!! bonnie94ssei Your Ride: GM Pictures & Videos 7 10-08-2003 12:49 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:38 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.