Frequently Asked Questions
Detailing involves a thorough cleaning and reconditioning of both the interior and exterior of your vehicle. It is a meticulous step-by-step process to restore your vehicle’s beauty and protect your investment. Detailing services can extend beyond cars, and could include trucks, buses, SUVs, RVs, boats, motorcycles and aircrafts.
Through our skill in rectifying and removing paint defects such as swirl marks, holograms and scratches , we are able to renovate and refurbish old paint or enhance the original finish to far beyond the manufacturers capabilities.
It is advisable, however even premium and low volume car manufacturers have limits to the amount of time they spend finishing a vehicles paintwork. At Auto Glaze we can take the manufacturers finish to the next level and beyond, the improvement on a brand new cars is phenomenal.
Yes, we can detail your car at the dealership before collection ensuring it looks even better when you collect it.
Our detailing packages range from 1 to 5 options. The difference is primarily in the extent to which the paintwork is corrected, for example our Protection Detail is an entry level detail concentrating on protection whereas our Signature Detail is an advanced process achieving up to 100% correction.
Depending on the level of enhancement you wish to achieve, our average time will usually range from 1 to 7 days, however some special projects and intricate cars can take longer.
Once detailed a lot depends on the maintenance of the vehicle, if maintained correctly the results can last 12 months or longer, depending on the use of the car. Most clients have their cars detailed once a year and many have us carry out regular maintenance treatments in
No, it will not affect the manufacturers warranty of your cars paintwork, in fact correct care is an important part of maintaining your vehicles finish throughout the warranty period and beyond.
PPF is a unique formula of acrylic, polyurethane & urethane polymers designed to give the ultimate in protection, fit and optical clarity.
PPF is applied by our certified installers and carries a parts and labour warranty against cracking, peeling, staining and hazing.
Paint protection film contains a special polymer in its clear coat. This allows the clear coat to find its natural level again after being disturbed on the surface.
The clear coat is designed to heal surface scratches and common swirl marks that occur during routine washing of the car. If the scratch penetrates through the film’s clear coat, it will not heal.
Yes, you can wash and wax your vehicle using quality car care products.
The time it takes for a scratch to heal depends on the severity of the scratch and the ambient temperature. Minor scratches usually heal in one hour at room temperature (22°C). In warmer climates, healing time will be shorter. The healing process can be accelerated at any time by pouring warm water over the scratched area.