Category Archives: General Care

1983 Harley Davidson Restorative Detail

Hi Folks, We love detailing and it isn’t just cars we do. Being a Detailer means you need to be proficient at all making all sorts of surfaces shiney and new again. Have a look at this 1983 Harley Davidson … Continue reading

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4-Day Details: What can be achieved

Car paint when it comes from the factory is far from perfect. Distorted reflections and uneven surfaces detract from what could be a superb finish.  High levels of skilled polishing can bring out unbelievable finishes on cars. It takes 35 … Continue reading

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3-Day Details: What can be acheived

We strongly recommend 3-day paint correction service for all cars. To properly prep and correct paint, especially German paint, it isn’t a case of polishing up the shine that is already there. In fact, our process deconstructs the gloss on … Continue reading

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2-Day Details : What can be achieved

When we accept cars in for two days, the areas of work can be focused in one of the following ways: A. Exterior Decontamination Prep & Paint Correction Service for Small to Medium Cars to eliminate 95% of surface damage. … Continue reading

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Odour Treatments

We take odours seriously. In fact, more seriously than most other companies. The reason for that is most other companies do not understand odours and how they can affect the health of the driver and/or the passengers in the car. … Continue reading

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Limousine Detailing & Surface Protection

There are a wide variety of professionals who rely heavily on their vehicles to carry out their work.  For some, having a pristine vehicle is a choice. For others it is essential. Here at Spirit Detailing, we have had numerous … Continue reading

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New Car Detailing

All too often the newness of a car is taken away from it before the new owner even takes possession of it. I have seen brand new cars with problems that can be traced right back to the factory, such as sanding marks and poorly finished paint. Then, between the removal of its protective transport film at the dealers and then the prepping by of the car by the in-house valet teams, it is hardly surprising to find that car finish is affected before it even gets a few miles on the clock. Continue reading

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Protecting the car for the winter

We had a few days of “Indian Summer” in late September, but October soon put us back in our place with a cold snap! But what does the winter mean for our cars? Continue reading

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Leather Care, Preservation & Conservation

There is a lot of controversy about the way leather should be treated. The way I learn to take care of the various surfaces of a car is simple – I don’t believe marketing hype and if I want to know the truth about something, whether a chemical or the surface it should be used on, then I go to the guys in the back-room – the chemists, or in this case the leather chemists and tannery finish specialists. Marketing blurb is too unreliable and this is very true in the case of leather care products. Continue reading

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