Detailer's Domain: MB CLK63 Black Series

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  1. detailersdomain

    detailersdomain Administrator

    Detailer's Domain: MB CLK63 Black Series - Spring Clean Up.

    I love it when we get cars in that are in great shape!

    What was done -

    - Wheels were prepped with Sonax Wheel Cleaner and cleaned up with various brushes
    - Wheels were spray waxed and lips were polished with Optimum Metal Polish
    - Tires were spritzed down with Optimum Power Clean, brushed and rinsed
    - Tires were dressed with 1Z einszett Vinyl Rubber Care
    - Wheel wells cleaned up with Optimum Power Clean
    - Pre Washed with W99
    - Iron X was used to remove any iron deposits if any no much
    - Wash down and rinsed
    - Door jambs were cleaned up
    - Clayed
    - Dried
    - Tires dressed
    - Masking
    - 1 Step - Menzerna Super Finish to brighten up the paint, and remove light scratches
    - Inspection with Fenix, 3m Sun Gun, Infratech, and natural sunlight
    - Last Step – Einszett Glanz
    - Rubber and Plastics Treated
    - Exterior windows and mirrors cleaned and sealed
    - Exhaust tips cleaned
    - Windows were clayed, cleaned, and sealed
    - Jambs steam cleaned

    - Leather Cleaned
    - Leather Conditioned
    -Dash and plastics steamed and dressed
    -Carpets Vacuumed and Steamed

    - Steamed cleaned
    - Dressed with Adam's In and Out

    Products used -
    1Z W99 (pre wash)
    Car Pro Iron X
    Uber Blue Clay Bar Kit
    Optimum Power Clean
    Adam's Glass Cleaner
    1Z einszett Vinyl Rubber Care
    Menzerna Super Finish
    1Z einszett Glanz
    Adam's In and Out Spray

    Leather Soft Cleaner
    Leather Vital Conditioner
    1Z einszett Cockpit

    Flex PE 14 2 150
    Porter Cable 7424XP
    Uber Blue, Green, Black Pads
    Metro Vac
    Fenix TK35
    Brinkmann LED
    Uber Wool Wash Mitt
    Uber No Name Towels
    Kranzle K1120T
    Cam Spray Foam Attachment
    Defelsko 6000

    Interior shots

    After shots

    Before shots

    Wheel Before

    Sonax Full Effect Wheel Cleaner

    Optimum Metal Polish on the lips


    Pre Wash - Iron X


    Engine before

    Engine after

    After shots

    Permission for this write up was granted by the customer.

  2. Kaban

    Kaban Welcome to Detailing

    Great work Phil. That's a very beautiful car. I wonder what the price tag is on one of those...
  3. stingray23

    stingray23 Jedi Nuba

    great job phil. were those HRE's bare aluminum lips? What exactly did you do to get them so shinny? i'm having a hard time with my HRE's
  4. tdekany

    tdekany Wax on..Wax off

    Excellent result Phil. Love the color.
  5. detailersdomain

    detailersdomain Administrator

    thanks guys! Optimum Metal Polish on the HRE's.
  6. kakeuter

    kakeuter DB Forum Supporter

    Nice work Phil, one of my customers has a CLK63 Black Series, such a sick car!

  7. Kilo6_one

    Kilo6_one DB Forum Supporter

    propper wheel fitment! I love it............. great work.
  8. P1et

    P1et Official DB Moderator

    Amazing vehicle. I prefer the OEM wheel though... Great job making this one shine!
  9. mrgolfrider

    mrgolfrider DB Forum Supporter

    I too like the factory wheels.

    That is one sick car Mercedes makes, glad to see the customer didn't really let it go.
  10. Danny

    Danny Nuba Guru

    Nice work looks great:)
  11. M3ride.

    M3ride. Wax on..Wax off

    DAMN!!!!!! great job Phil.
  12. Marc08EX

    Marc08EX Jedi Nuba

    Great work Phil!
  13. Supertuner

    Supertuner Jedi Nuba

    Sweet Ride, Great work Phil
  14. stingray23

    stingray23 Jedi Nuba

    Phil, did you polish by hand or machine? And if by machine, which one and which pads?
  15. detailersdomain

    detailersdomain Administrator

    super finish and uber green pad with the flex pe 14 2 150 as stated above.
  16. cnut

    cnut DB Forum Supporter

    Nice work on a nice automobile.
  17. pushtiulk

    pushtiulk DB Forum Supporter

    Great job Phil! Congrats!
  18. sal329

    sal329 Nuba Guru

    Looks great Phil. I have really been liking Power Finish I have not used it with a Rotary only Griots DA
  19. detailersdomain

    detailersdomain Administrator

    power finish is great! I love it on cars that don't need much work.
  20. Socal Brian

    Socal Brian DB Forum Supporter

    That car is a monster! Great job Phil!

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