Teneriffe Car Cleaning

Get a quick quote

Our process is fast and easy!

Why Choose Us

Learn more about us

We are fully mobile and can come to you at your home or workplace throughout Southeast Queensland. Our goal is to provide our customers with the friendliest service.

South East Queensland’s Highest Rated Vehicle Cleaning & Detailing Company
  • We offer multiple services at a great value
  • Biodegradable and eco-friendly products
  • Pay for your wash electronically and securely

Teneriffe Car Cleaning

Timeless Car Cleaning is skilled, experienced, friendly and fully Mobile
We can come to you at your home or workplace!

Timeless Car Cleaning is now available in Teneriffe

Being in the industry for many years, we have cleaned and detailed a lot of cars. From the smallest compact cars, medium-sized SUVs and huge trucks, name it – we already experienced cleaning them. The good thing about our company is that even though time has faded, our quality that we provided from the time we started until now, is still the same or we can say improved.

Timeless Car Cleaning is an established company based in Teneriffe, Brisbane. We have been serving the people of Teneriffe for almost a decade and tons of customers, clients, and even businesses are satisfied with what we provide. We were made to exceed expectations and to deliver excellent detailing. Our detailers are experts in the business and know what they are doing. Rest assured that your vehicle is in good hands.

Timeless Car Cleaning offers these packages in Teneriffe:

1. FULL INTERIOR DETAIL

  • Rubbish Removal
  • Deep Vacuum
  • Windows Cleaned
  • Boot Cleaned
  • Dash Wiped Down
  • Interior Dressing (Nice matte OEM finish; not armor-all)
  • Door Jambs
  • Extraction Shampooing
  • Deodorized and New Car Smell

2. FULL EXTERIOR DETAIL

  • High-Pressure Rinse
  • pH neutral, gloss enhancing wash with built-in paint conditioner. Performed with a lambs- wool wash mitt to ensure scratch-free results.
  • Carnauba based spray wax applied to add extra gloss and up to 3 months UV paint protection.
  • Rims Cleaned
  • Tires Dressed
  • Clay bar treatment
  • Heavy bug and tar removal
  • Machine polish
  • Exterior plastics rejuvenated and dressed to prevent fading
  • Higher grade carnauba wax applied (deeper gloss and longer life-span)

3. FULL DETAIL

  • High-Pressure Snow Foam and Rinse
  • pH Neutral wash, 2 bucket method.
  • Spray sealant applied to add extra gloss, great water beading and up to 3 months UV paint protection.
  • Rims cleaned.
  • Tires Dressed (Silicon-free dressing, which prevents splatter and paint damage)
  • Windows Cleaned
  • Boot Cleaned
  • Dash Wiped Down
  • Interior Dressing (Nice matte OEM finish; not armor-all)
  • Door Jambs
  • Deodorized and New Car Smell

4. PRE-SALE DETAIL

  • Great deluxe detail
  • A good all-around detail to boost the overall appearance of a vehicle for sale.
  • High-Pressure Snow Foam and Rinse
  • pH Neutral wash, 2 bucket method.
  • Spray sealant applied to add extra gloss, great water beading and up to 3 months UV paint protection.
  • Rims cleaned.
  • Tires Dressed (Silicon-free dressing, which prevents splatter and paint damage)
  • Windows Cleaned
  • Boot Cleaned
  • Dash Wiped Down
  • Interior Dressing (Nice matte OEM finish; not armor-all)
  • Door Jambs
  • Deodorized and New Car Smell
  • Extraction Shampooing
  • Heavy bug and tar removal
  • Clay decontamination treatment.
  • Machine Polish to remove oxidization and restore gloss.
  • Exterior plastics rejuvenated and dressed to prevent fading.
  • Engine bay degreased and dressed.

5. PREMIUM DETAIL

  • High-Pressure Snow Foam and Rinse
  • pH Neutral wash, 2 bucket method.
  • Rims cleaned.
  • Tires Dressed (Silicon-free dressing, which prevents splatter and paint damage)
  • Windows Cleaned
  • Boot Cleaned
  • Dash Wiped Down
  • Interior Dressing (Nice matte OEM finish; not armor-all)
  • Door Jambs
  • Deodorized and New Car Smell
  • Extraction Shampooing
  • Heavy bug and tar removal
  • Clay decontamination treatment.
  • Machine Polish to remove oxidization and restore gloss.
  • Exterior plastics rejuvenated and dressed to prevent fading.
  • Engine bay degreased and dressed.
  • Single stage Paint Correction with premium top shelf compounds
  • Air Purifier treatment
  • Premium Paint sealant for extra gloss, water repellency and up to 1-year protection
  • Premium Interior fabric and leather protection

These are just the common packages our customers take advantage of. We also do window tinting, cut and polish, paint protection and a lot more. If you want to know more about our services, you can drop by to our workshop or give us a call and get a quick reasonable quote.

BUSINESS AWARDS

Cut and Polish Quick Quote

Headlight Repair & Restoration
Quick Quote

Window Tinting Brisbane Quick Quote

Pet Hair Removal Book Now!

Fleet Detailing Quick Quote

4WD Services Book Now

General Detailing Enquiry

Service Area Free Quote

WHAT ARE SWIRL MARKS?

Swirl marks are microscopic scratches in the surface of paint that show up like cobwebs in bright light. They are caused by incorrecting washing and drying where dirt particles in the sponge and chamois leave microscopic scratches in the clear coat.

Solution – Single stage correction package will remove approximately 60-70% of swirl marks, dual stage 70-85% and triple stage 85-95%.

LACK OF COLOR DEPTH

Lack of Colour depth is where the colour has faded but isn’t classed as oxidised, typical on one stage paints that don’t have a clear coat.

Solution – Single stage correction will improve colour depth however dual stage correction is recommended if you want to remove swirls at same time.

ENTRY MARKS

Finger nails, rings and car keys scratch the paint around the door handle and leave unsightly marks.

Solution – Spot machine polishing, although these scratches are usually too deep for 100% correction our spot correction can make these marks almost invisible. Great add for people trying to sell their car. Price $ 20 per panel when added to a detail or $75 call out fee + per panel.

GHOSTING

Ghosting refers to the outline or visible stencil left on the paint after stickers/decals are removed. It is the contrast between the fresh paint that was protected under the vinyl sticker and the exposed paint that has faded and appears dull in comparison.

Solution – Spot dual stage machine polishing is the most affordable solution, $45 per panel and $75 call out fee. Depending on the colour of your car spot polishing may not be advised. The polished area will vastly contrast the unpolished paint. Lighter coloured cars can get away with single stage polishing at $20 per panel. Full dual stage paint correctionis recommended on darker coloured cars with these defects.

OXIDISED / CHALKY PAINT

Oxidised paint is where the paint appears chalky and dull, it’s caused by breakdown of the paint from exposure to sun,water and oxygen. More common on single stage paints and white, red, and black cars.

Solution – Single stage correction can be effective on white or lighter coloured cars with light oxidation. On heavily oxidised cars, dual stage correction is highly recommended. Spot polishing is not applicable and only full correction packages should be considered.

TRAIL MARKS

Caused by vegetation and scrub rubbing against sides of the vehicle that leaves visible scuffs. These marks range from swallow to quite deep scratches.

Solution – Dual stage polishing is recommended as the first stage orbital polishing is better suited at resurfacing the affected areas with its more effective cutting action. The second stage of polishing restores gloss and further rounds off the deeper scratches.

BIRD DROPPINGS

Bird droppings are very acidic and start eating into your paint the moment it hits, heat and dry weather will amplify the reaction, it’s important to clean any droppings off as soon as you see them. If you still see a ghosting outline after washing you have an etching mark where its has eaten slightly into your paint. If the mark looks like the one in the picture sourced from meguiars online you only have light etching and this can be corrected with machine polishing.

Solution – Spot dual stage machine polishing is the most affordable solution, $45 per panel and $75 call out fee. Depending on the colour of your car spot polishing may not be advised. The polished area will vastly contrast the unpolished paint. Full Dual stage paint correction is recommended on darker coloured cars with these defects.

PAINT TRANSFER

Paint transfer is occurs when a car panel comes into contact with another painted object with force and leaves a layer of paint behind. Common paint transfers are yellow paint marks left from bollards or garage door frames. The actual paint transfer can be polished off with great success, however there are usually a few deeper scratches that are left behind. The polishing stage will reduce the appearance of these scratches but if you can see the undercoat on your car, it’s time for respray.

Solution – Spot dual stage machine polishing is the most affordable solution, $45 per panel and $75 call out fee. Depending on the colour of your car spot polishing may not be advised. The polished area will vastly contrast the unpolished paint. Full Dual stage paint correction is recommended on darker coloured cars with these defects.

AGED BIRD DROPPINGS

Bird droppings that have been left too long can eat all the way through the clear coat. If the mark is crazed, or cracking as shown in the pictures this is unfortunately clear coat failure and can only be fully repaired by repainting. The clear coat has been penetrated and no amount of polishing will remove all traces of the defect.

Light crazing and cracking can be vastly improved and is much more cost effective than painting, many customers still opt for an improvement by our Dual Stage spot paint correction. Although we can not guarantee restoration we can make the marks less visable for a fraction of the cost of repainting. Is a popular option for clients trying to improve their cars for sale.

DEEP SCRATCHES

Random deeper scratches are very common and depending on the depth will determine if they can be polished out. The general rule of thumb gives you an instant idea if the scratch is correctable. Run your thumb nail over the scratch and if a indentation is felt then generally the scratch is too deep to successfully correct by polishing. Normal wear and tear will see your car pick up a few deeper scratches over time. If the scratch is a different colour and you can see bare metal or primer, only repainting is your option. Where deeper scratches have not penetrated all the way through the clear coat you have more options.

A popular choice is to get the area polished to reduce the appearance of the marks first and then determine if you can live with the result. Alternately if chasing 100% correction respraying is your next option, remember that respraying just one door panel can cost $350-600. Dual or even triple stage paint correction package may give you a great outcome and permanently reduce appearance of those scratches without the expense of repainting your car.

WATER SPOTS

There are actually three types of water spots but we will only focus on two of the most popular. The first is mineral deposits that sit on top of your paint and is usually a combination of magnesium and calcium. These minerals are soluble in your town water and when the water evaporates from the surface the minerals are left behind causing unsightly water spotting. This type of water spot can be removed with specific chemicals and light polishing.

See our single and dual stage paint correction packages to restore these spots. The other type of water spotting is where the same minerals have been left on the paint for some time and has started to eat into the paint. This causes deep etching and proves very difficult to remove. Due to the excessive time involved to polishing out these defects we do not offer this service in a mobile sense as it takes more than one days labour. Keep posted for our workshop location at the end of the year.

PAINT MISSING

If there is paint missing and the scratches show the undercoat or even the base metal then repainting is your only option.

CLEAR COAT FAILURE

Clear coat failure is caused by long term exposure to the elements. This comes in the form of bubbling, blistering and peeling. Nothing can be done to fix this apart from repainting. See your local body shop for a quote.

EGG DAMAGE

Throwing eggs may seem harmless but cause irreversible damage to car paintwork. The small hard shell fragments cut into the paint at the point of impact and can only be fixed from repainting. A premium quality paint protection like our Modesta Liquid Glass has been know to prevent damage in some circumstances.

KEY MARKS

It makes my blood boil when I see senseless vandalism. If your car is keyed unfortunately respraying those panels is your only solution.