Car Glaze on Black Ferrari

What You Need to Know About Glazes

In the world of exterior car care, glazes tend to be lumped into the polishes categories and in some cases waxes - neither is really correct. In fact, a glaze is often considered "optional" during paintwork procedures, but can be the difference between a wet looking shine and a dullish shine. So where do glazes fall? Directly after polishing, Read More

Porsche Stuck in Cement

Stuck in the Road

Sunday fun-day I guess... well, no fun for this guy and his Porsche, but we can poke a little fun. Here's what happened. Man in Porsche driving through the ritzy hills of San Francisco decides his tight little sports car could fit between some cones. Unbeknownst to the driver, the cones were marking off a plot of freshly laid cement. Put two and Read More

ICON Mercedes G55 AMG

The Other, Other Benz

As you know, we're pretty big fans of ICON and everything that they do. Today the interweb caught wind of their latest creation... a Mercedes G55 AMG. Needless to say, they've done it again; though this their first major dabble into European super-sport utility vehicles. This matte silver monster is sure to catch your eye. If you're lucky enough to Read More

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Your Detailing Problems Solved

While we try to address detailing issues that every car owner can relate to, we can't always predict what your car is going through. In an effort to share our wealth of industry experience, we encourage you to submit your detailing questions to MyTeam! All submissions will be answered on our blog because as you know... if you're asking, there's a Read More

Clay Bar On Glass?

Chances are you've heard of claying your car's paintwork to remove embedded contaminants, debris, and things like overspray and sap. That is, however, not the only use for this nifty little tool. You can use clay on glass to remove similar things, too. You can also clay your wheels, but we'll get into that another time. For now, let's take a look Read More

Blue Spyker C8 Exhaust Tip

Exhaust Cleaning Tips

Although largely unseen, one of the dirtiest parts of your car are the exhaust tips. Although exhaust tips are usually chrome, aluminum or some variation of reflective metal, the combination of exhaust, heat, and environment can do a lot of cosmetic damage. On such surfaces as aluminum, strong cleaners are not recommended and can damage the Read More

Overspray on Matte Paint

Removing Waterspots and Overspray from Matte Paint

Try as you may, you can't keep your matte car looking pristine every hour of the day. Eventually it's probably going to get something on its finish that requires a little more cleaning power than a typical matte car wash. Fear not. Thanks to Matte Paint Cleanser there's no need to be abrasive, no need to polish (which would ruin your matte paint), Read More

Stickers on Car Window

How to Remove Bumper Stickers

Not long ago I was speaking to a customer of ours whose bumper sticker had….well let’s just say it had been vandalized. The point is she was mortified to be seen driving around with the (now obscene) sticker on the back of her car, but she had no idea how to get rid of it. Eventually she found the time to swing by and we removed it for her. But it Read More

Cleaning Car Headliner

Cleaning Your Car’s Headliner

With Spring cleaning right around the corner, it's time to start thinking about cleaning the interior of your car after the long Winter. One of the areas most people don't even think to clean is their car's headliner. Often times cars will go years without getting it cleaned, and that's a shame given how easy it is to keep up. Whether you've got Read More

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Super Bowl Car Commercials

Cars and sports go together, well, like NASCAR. But that's not the point. Over the years Super Bowl Sunday has been riddled with car ads, enough so to make automotive manufactures the #1 advertisers for the big game. This is somewhat funny given the state of the U.S. auto industry, but with a strong 2011 it looks like we're in for another petrol Read More