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Waxing/Polishing: Change

Waxing/Polishing: Change If you are 60, Remember when you started using a washing machine and dryer?  Change. If you are 50, Remember when you changed to an automatic instead of clutch and gears?  Change. If you are 40, Remember when you embraced GPS and stopped buy maps?  Change If you are 30, Remember when you stopped [...]

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Cаr Cоаting: Not “if” but “when”??

It is only a matter of “when” you will have your car coated.  Why? The evidence is in, wax is lousy and does more damage than provides protection.  Wrapping your car is an option, but expensive and the vinyl can fade and scratch easily.  The best solution, agreed to by almost all car detailers, car [...]

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We call it “mirror sharp reflection.”

Although both of these car are clearly “mirror sharp reflection” this is truly the real thing.  Our use of the term “mirror sharp reflection” is an accurate description of the effect that Sierra Glow creates with our car coating technique.  We buff the car paint with special compounds and our unique gear action orbital polishers….until [...]

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TOC and Sierra Glow: Yes!

The Automotive College, TOC teaches young people how to maintain and service cars.  TOC has in 12 years earned 67 “excellence” awards, educated over 3 thousand students and have partnered with 11 universities.  Sierra Glow has partnered with them and are helping them design new courses on car paint protection. TOC recognizes our leadership and technical [...]

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Watermarks are No. 1 Enemy

Ask any Malaysian car owner how they feel about watermarks…and you will hear a lot of four letter words.  A temper tantrum including screaming and yelling with hands flaying at these little watermark devils is considered a moderate response.  Want to see a grown man cry, a watermark on his pretty car hood will do [...]

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Grime: Cosmetics & Cars

This is a second article regarding the cosmetic industry and the car detailing business.  Both are trying to take care of a surface…face or car body.  Both suffer from our environment and especially pollutants and contaminants. Skin like a car body attract these contaminants…I like to call it GRIME., but there are other words…. filth, [...]

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Cosmetics and Cаr Dеtаiling

Cosmetics and Car Detailing The relationship between car coating and the cosmetic industry is tight.  It is tight in two ways, the vocabulary used and the exaggerated claims of many heavyweights of both industries.  Both industries are trying to make your body or car body more beautiful.  We both use similar words like shine, gloss, wet [...]

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Twin Enemies: Grit and Grime

Twin Enemies: Grit and Grime Your car shine is attacked by our rough and tough environment every day.  The assault on our skin, buildings, bridges and cars is a daily event.  Add in UV rays, acid rain, bird poo, tree sap and we have a real cocktail of potential disaster to your car shine.  Putting this [...]

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