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So for those who are new to this topic, take the time and check out Part I (http://forums.swedespeed.com/showth...erique-101-Part-I-Rejuvinator-Oil-Application)

Now, for Part II - Pristine Clean.

I probably could've kept applying the Rujuv to the driver seat until it stopped soaking in, but 3 full applications and 3 or 4 touch ups was enough in my book. Besides, I have an audience waiting for Part II! So here goes.

For this part, you will need:

1) Terry or Microfiber cloth

2) A Medium-bristled veggie brush



3) Pristine Clean (PC) in a spray bottle.

So, you may or may not still see dry spots. I did:





No worries, just use the spray bottle and douse EVERY horizontal surface of leather with the PC. Its ok to let it sit.

Now take your spray bottle and clean terry cloth and go wipe down the door panels. They don't get too much abuse, so they should be pretty clean and a light spray will be fine. Even still, this is what your white cloth will look like when done:



But this is what your panels will look like:









No go back to the worst areas of your seats, and take that veggie brush and GENTLY work the cracks, in the direction of the cracks, not across. You dont want to chip away the dye, you just want to work the dirt out of the already exposed areas of suede. If you go side to side, you will just make MORE exposed suede.

Once you're done, spray again with PC and begin a through wipe down.



This was my cloth after finishing JUST the driver seat:



OK, the rest of the seats aren't that bad, so just work your way around the car, turning the cloth and applying enough PC so that the cloth glides smoothly over the seats. If it feels tacky, use more PC.

It should look like this when done, or worse. I remember my charcoal seats in my 850 turned it BLACK.



When you're all done with the first wipedown, grab a clean Microfiber cloth and do it all over again. You'll notice it will still get dirty, but MUCH less so. You may even see a little dye come off, dont worry, its just oxidized dye that would have worn off on your jeans over time anyway.

When you're done with the leather, get the cloth nice and wet with PC, and do every plastic and vinyl panel in your car. This stuff is better than armor all, and make the car smell like a brand new car. No joke. Unlike the "new car" air freshener (which smells like Juicy Fruit), this actually smells like a showroom.

But in lieu of pictures, I figured I'd give you a video tour, and watch how I work the leather in the drivers seat to show you that it is VERY soft and supple, and has no problem rolling between my fingertips. Old, dry cardboard leather would just crease or crack from that.

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No need for video, I'm sold. Good work, those panels look brand spankin new!
 

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between the phil collins and the sensual squeezing of the leather, i'm not sure what to make of this....
I threw that in for AthruC, since he got so turned on from part I :)

FYI, I probably shouldn't say this, but looking at that photo of the whole interior made me feel dirty and horney all at the same time :eek:
 

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Excellent man! The before and after is really drastic! I cant believe how supple that leather is... mine isn't hard but definitely not that squeezably soft! Lol. I cant wait until my kit arrives .
Cheers for a great video and posting. Judging by the response you have sold alot of us on that product...
 

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You leave your car parked in Neutral with the parking brake on all the time?
 

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You leave your car parked in Neutral with the parking brake on all the time?
Yep. And yes, it has been replaced already, and no, I didn't have a catastrophic delamination.
 

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I always leave it in gear. I had a very close call once!
 

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"I love this part!"

I feel like I was watching a low-budget porno, lol. Maybe you have found a new calling in life.

I suppose, once the leather is damaged, there's no way to bring it back without dying it, but to see you squeeze your driver's bolster like a supple boobie really shows what that stuff did. I'd love to see your car in person when I'm back in NY and squeeze your bolster boobies (hopefully 1-2 weeks).
 

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"I love this part!"

I feel like I was watching a low-budget porno, lol. Maybe you have found a new calling in life.

I suppose, once the leather is damaged, there's no way to bring it back without dying it, but to see you squeeze your driver's bolster like a supple boobie really shows what that stuff did. I'd love to see your car in person when I'm back in NY and squeeze your bolster boobies (hopefully 1-2 weeks).
Hey now. No one will be squeezing my baby's bolsters except me! But she's not shy, and will let you look all you want. And maybe even cop a quick feel. Just no squeezing. ;)

Also, when are you planning on being in NY next? Let me know, I have to get down to MB for some work as well...
 

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mmmmmmm.... bolster boobies, This is an incredible job, and I will be the first to say that I will never see results like this out of lexol. I have been converted...
 

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Ok guys, keep it clean...don't want this post to get killed by mods. :)
 

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I don't think you could have picked a better song for that, lol.
 
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