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The question gets asked a lot: what’s the difference between a ceramic coating and a wax (or sealant for that matter)? It makes sense that there’s confusion around the topic – terms like these are often used interchangeably and most people were taught to understand that a wax IS A sealant and both of them are a form of coating. In a lot of ways that’s true, but as detailing technology continues to evolve, paint protection materials have become more advanced and distinct differences between these terms have begun to emerge.

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Picture this: you just got finished washing your car. You glide your hand over the paint expecting to feel a glossy, smooth finish, but you're instead greeted with a rough, gritty texture to your paint... What gives?

The culprit to your smooth paint woes is more than likely what we refer to as embedded or bonded paint contaminants. In other words, they're small, microscopic particles that work their way into the painted surface of your vehicle and bond themselves to a point where a typical hose & bucket wash will struggle to remove them. 

Enter claying... 

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Blog, Bugs, Car Detail, Car Wash, Lenos Garage Australia, Soap, Tar -

How do you get bugs or tar off your car?

Read on below, and we’ll walk you through a quick step by step:

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Alcantara, Blog, Car Detail, Interior, Lenos Garage Australia, Suede, Wheel -

Has your Suede or Alcantara seen better days? 

In today’s blog post, we’ll cover the basic steps we use around the garage for cleaning & maintaining our Suede or Alcantara.

They’re both soft, luxurious materials that have garnered popularity in the automotive world over the years. If you’ve owned a car with suede (likely Alcantara), you’ll know that the material can be a little high maintenance when it comes to cleanliness. And while the soft, supple feel of suede may lead you to believe it is delicate, it is, in reality, actually quite robust.

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All-Purpose Cleaner, Blog, Car Detail, Car Wash, engine bay, Lenos Garage Australia, Microfibre, Spray, Tire and Trim, Trim care -

In this post we’re going to cover a topic that often strikes fear in the hearts of lots of us detailing our own cars at home out on the driveway, your Engine Bay!

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