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  1. I traded the 04 Silverado SS for an 04 V

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    I finally made it to the dealership and after about 7 hours of test drives, haggling over prices, etc. I drove home in my black 04 CTS-v. It was storming on the way home so I didn't get to enjoy it as I had hoped. The car has 15k miles on it and it has new Nitto NT 555R tires. Now I just...
  2. Clayed the V today...Pics

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
  3. Product description

    Cadillac Detailing and Bodywork - Interior and Ext
    Someone asked me about my products and descriptions so I thought I would post for everyone. Paint sealant; superior quality synthetic polymer giving lasting protection 6 months longer than wax, show car shine Paint cleaner; pre step before using sealant, removes minor scratches and other...
  4. Looking for a good wax....

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    So many brands..... Just curious if their is a board favorite here on the forum. What do you guys recomend..... and why. Thanks..
  5. Detailing "101"

    Cadillac Detailing and Bodywork - Interior and Ext
    Auto Detailing “101” I’m really surprised by the amount of people that don’t know the difference between a complete detail service and the $39.95 express detail. Most commercial car wash/detail centers promote the express detail because it’s quick and the customer thinks they are getting a...
  6. X-mas color sand, clay bar, buff, and wax

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    I just got my V color sanded christmas eve and it got rid of all of my small scratches and brought the color out. I wished I could take better detailed pictures.
  7. Goats eat anything......

    Cadillac Detailing and Bodywork - Interior and Ext
    This goat got sick because he ate 400 horses......and they're all under the hood!!!!!!!!!!!!!I made him all better with a little TLC> Process; Hand wash/clay/ wash again/ Ultimate Paint Cleaner polish with DAPC/ finish with my Ultimate Paint Sealant. Hope this convinces the people on the...
  8. The myth of layering

    Cadillac Detailing and Bodywork - Interior and Ext
    The myth of layering. One of the topics talked about when ever I go to an advanced training seminar hosted by one of the big chemical companies is layering. It amuses me to no end how mostly sane people can waste so much time and money by applying layer after layer after layer on their finish...
  9. How to clay your car

    Cadillac Detailing and Bodywork - Interior and Ext
    Clay Bar This is the single most important step in detailing. How to use Clay Everyone wants to keep their Car in top condition, but if you drive it everyday, like most of us it is subjected to all kinds of contaminants. Biggest complaint I've heard is "how to get out surface scratches"...
  10. Simple Question - Best wax for the V

    2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V General Discussion
    Anyone have an opinion on the best wax for the V? I know the Platinum is so fast nothing stickys to it:histeric: but for the rest of the colors ?????
  11. Paint care

    Cadillac Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 1999 - 2006
    Looking for recomendations on Wax to use for my 99. Mcguiers? Turtle? Mothers? What brings out the best shine and protects best? GG
  12. Do not drive in the snow with rims

    Cadillac Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 1999 - 2006
    Bad news, i was getting the rest of my stuff to go back to college. And im driving on the highway and I feel something really wierd about how the escalade is driving. I figure ill get off at the next exit because I need gas. I could barely turn the steering wheel. I look at the wheels 3 of...
  13. Should I have Waited?

    Cadillac STS Forum 2005 through 2012
    They just released the numbers for the STS-V at 469HP. That is 145 HP more than my car. Of course it will cost about $20K more
  14. Best Shine

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    Hi All, What would be the best way to get the best shine on my Blue chip CTS. I have heard about a bar of somthing but not sure what it was and where to get it. Love this form everyone is great. Thanks Caddy Jack:hmm:
  15. HEI conversion, what benifits are there?

    500, 472, 425, 368
    I got a HEI distributor from a 78 Eldorado to put on my 70 472. What benifits will I see with electronic HEI ignition? Ofcourse I will have to re-do the advance curve but aside from that, what other parts will I need? Thanks, Clayton
  16. Have streaks in windshield,need help removing.

    Cadillac SRX First Generation Forum 2004-2009
    I have streaks on my 04 2wd srx v8's windshield from Rainx. The streaks do not want to come off. I tried all kind of cleaners and cleansers for windshields and nothing gets it off. The streaks are only visible when it rains and I am using the wipers. It is driving me crazy. any suggestions
  17. 4th of july horror

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    Hey guys just had a rough night with caddy. Driving down the road something was made a loud pop so i stop my car and see transmission fluid. Thinking i should get somewhere quick i drive to my g/f's 2 miles away and start tearing into the car. An hour later a fire marshall pulls up telling me...
  18. How much for Prof. Detail?

    Cadillac Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 1999 - 2006
    Hey to all the detailers on the forum (HVcone etc...), My BLK 02 Lade has been bugging me for the longest time with swirls and all kinds of imperfections on the paint. I've tried doing a little hand polishing but have not seen the results. My car has deep water stains and etching from I don't...
  19. Cleaning glass

    Cadillac Detailing and Bodywork - Interior and Ext
    Just pickd up a 2000 Escalade and I'm having problems getting the windshield clean. It looks like the previous owner either sprayed something on or used far too much Rain-X or the like on it. No matter what I do or use, I can't get the windshield clean (on the outside) There is always some type...
  20. Thanks to board for Zaino advice!

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    I want to thank the CTS Forum for all of the treads on the Zaino Bros’ show car polish products . I just finished washing the car with dawn dish washer detergent (my wife said are you sure you want to use dawn to wash your car), then ClayBar (nice - but a pain in the back), Z2 with ZFX and then...