Paint Correction Options & Descriptions
One Step Polish
Designed for vehicles that don't require full paint correction.
Light wash marring, webbing and surface scratches can be removed.
A slightly more detailed correction than a basic polish, using a mild abrasive and a foam finishing pad. Presents a much glossier, sharper, and truer color by searching and correcting defects in the paint under proper lighting.
Scroll thru slide show for process details and recommended protection upgrades.
1-Step Polish Description
A 1-step or single stage polish is the next level of paint correction beyond a Basic Polish. Driven towards bringing back the gloss and shine to the paintwork without breaking the bank.
This process is a slightly more time consuming process searching for defects in the paint and fixing them under proper lighting. Many light swirl marks and minor scratches can be removed.
Using a mild abrasive finishing polish via machine to lightly burnish the paintwork giving ultra-slick reflections and gloss.
All plastic, chrome and rubber moldings are taped off prior to buffing / polishing.
70-80% defect removal.
Starting Retail Price: $600 - $750
Time Taken: 1 - 1.5 days
Wheels cleaned; front facing, behind-spokes and inner-rim.
Wheel arches flushed.
Exterior wash process using a foam cannon followed by a two bucket wash system and pH neutral shampoo/foam.
Tar deposits and iron rich/metallic contaminants chemically treated.
Full vehicle clay bar to remove any remaining surface contaminants.
Vehicle rinsed and dried with plush, ultra soft microfibre drying towels.
Blown dry to remove trapped water and eliminate drips.
Plastic trim, chrome, moldings taped or removed for protection and aid machine polishing stage.
A mild finishing polish applied via machine to remove surface defects and result in an ultra-slick reflection and gloss.
Vehicle re-washed to remove dust created from paint correction stage.
Single layer of paint sealant applied. Or, multiple layers of ceramic coating for additional price for a more durable longer lasting protective and hydrophobic gloss.
Glass cleaned throughout.
Trim/britework/tires dressed and polished as necessary including tailpipes.
Recommended Protection Upgrades
A Paint Protection Film Package to protect your rejuvenated paint finish.
Ceramic Coatings protection adds additional layer against surface scratches and swirl marks. Prohibits water spotting and dirt accumulation.
On Car - faces only $200-$300
Off-Car - wheel faces and barrels/calipers $300
Window Coating and Rain Repellent:
New Image Paint Protection Care Care Kit:
Includes: 5 Gal wash bucket, Gamma Seal and Lid, Grit Guard, Microfiber Wash Mitt, pH neutral GWash soap, large microfiber drying towel, C2 6 mos. spray on liquid sealant, 2 microfiber detailing towels.
We're happy to talk you thru the best methods for hand washing and after care.