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For those wanting to remove swirls, scratches, and other defects from your paints surface without the worry of buffing trails, or swirls coming back after a few washes. Our Enthusiast Level of detail isn't for everyone but is extremely rewarding to those that are ready to bring life back to their paint.



Have you ever taken your car to have it "buffed" only to have it left riddled with buffer marks and more swirls than what was originally there? While many detail shops fill in the swirls and defects by using subpar waxes and polishes to hide them, we permanently remove them. 

Paint correction is an art, and in the wrong hands a buffer/polisher can be a very dangerous tool that can cause more damage than good. By removing swirl marks and other defects from your paints finish we can create deep, rich , extremely clear paint.  Whether it's rotary buffer swirls, bird etchings, or even scratches in paint, our Enthusiast Detail is designed to remove those defects safely and effectively. This is not a quick "buff" that is done in a matter of an hour or two, but 10's of hours of labor intensive polishing, measure the paint, and using proper lighting to ensure defects are removed safely. It is highly recommended that a Ceramic Coating be applied after a paint correction is performed to add a hard layer of UV protection down.

(Left) This is from improper "buffing" methods by a detail shop prepping this vehicle for sale. (Right) Is After a heavy compounding step to remove the defects, before we refined the finish to remove the haze.


Defects are any type of imperfection in the paint that takes away from light reflecting off of it perfectly. So swirls, scratches, wet sanding marks, water etching and spots, bird etchings, paint shrinkage, trash in the clear coat from painting, etc.


Even brand new vehicles can and often times do have swirls and other defects in the paint that need to be address. Dealerships need to clean vehicles quickly to get them ready to sale and this often times leads to improper wash methods, low quality towels, or even reusing towels for multiple vehicles which in turn leads to swirls in the paint.

Enthusiast Details need an IN PERSON evaluation to ensure this is the route for your vehicle as well as the amount of paint correction needed to get your paint work back in order. Every vehicle is different, with different defects, paint, and history. Before "buffing" away at it, we would like to inspect the paint thoroughly to ensure the best results. We will not discuss price without a consultation.

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