“Victoria” 2016 Discovery Sport

 

Victoria is a newly owned and loved 2016 Land Rover Discovery who had a rough past life working daily in industrial estates, and it showed. Years have led to an extremely contaminated exterior which required multiple, thorough rounds of iron decontamination to produce perfectly clean and smooth paintwork.

Machine polishing added extra gloss and a quality paint sealant will help keep it glowing.

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Before

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Adhesive, tar and iron buildup

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Friendly inhabitants

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Carbon deposits and dulled chrome

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Stained piano finish

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Severe iron & industrial fallout embedded contamination (vehicle has flat white paint)

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Scratched and oxidised piano finish

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Scratched and faded number plate guards

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Iron contamination on all surfaces, substrates and in joins and edges

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During

Pre-Soak

Removing dirt and grime safely before contact washing is an important part of maintaining a scratch-free exterior. Every exterior restoration at The Lab includes a pre-rinse and pre-soak prior to making any contact with the paintwork.

Learn more about The Lab's custom washing technique →
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Tyre Decontamination

Tyres, an often forgotten element of detailing, require their own special attention to bring them back to new after years of heat stress, grime and layers of tyre shine.

Find out more about how tyres are treated at The Lab →
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Embedded Iron Decontamination

Industrial fallout, rail dust, iron contamination. All are names for iron particles which embed themselves into the paintwork requiring specific processes to remove them safely.

Learn more about iron and fallout removal →
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After

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