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Car Detailing Product List

Apr. 7, 2019

Updated 5/30/2019

After getting my pressure washer I decided to revisit my car cleaning products. This is what I'm currently using, but will update this page regularly when I find new or better products.

  • Bug and Tar Remover - Rain X Bug & Tar Pre-Wash Gel (has petroleum, removes wax)
  • Pre-wash - Meguiar's Deep Crystal Car Wash (probably getting something different for the foam cannon)
  • Wash Soap - Meguiar's Deep Crystal Car Wash (most likely getting Meguiar's Gold Class Car Wash Shampoo)
  • Rinseless/Waterless Wash - ONR 1:16 ratio / ECO WASH
  • Wheel Cleaner
  • Glass Cleaner - Stoner's Invisible Glass
  • Window Squeegee - cheap $4.45 Amazon one
  • Polisher/Buffer
  • Heavy Cut Compound
  • Finishing Polish
  • Wax - Meguiar's Gold Class
  • Spray Wax / Drying Aid - Meguiar's Hybrid Ceramic Wax
  • Quick Detailer - Meguiar's Instant Detailer (but will switch to ONR diluted solution)
  • Clay lube - Meguiar's Instant Detailer (but will switch to ONR diluted solution)
  • Spray Bottles - Home Depot has some decide ones, I've grabbed two of the HD branded ones
  • Tire Dressing - Black Magic Tire Wet (need to get rid of this stuff, will use Optimum Opti-Bond when I finish this bottle)
  • Interior - ONR 1:16 ratio
  • Interior protection - 303 UV Protectant
  • Leather Cleaner
  • Leather Conditioner - Lexol 1015N Leather Conditioner
  • Rubber/plastic trim - 303 UV Protectant
  • Micro Fiber towel - Many different ones from The Rag Company
  • Pressure Washer - Greenworks 1700-PSI 1.2-GPM - GPW1704

I'm currently following the Gary Dean wash method for washing.

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