Southern's paintwork protection stage 3
Price from £645.00 (add £65.00 for the Pyramid 5 year protect)

This service will be for vehicles that need more focused paint correction removing 80-90% of swirls and marks as a result of poor maintenance and environmental impact etc.

This includes a two-stage machine polish needing more pads, more products, and time which should have the vehicle's paintwork back to a glossy finish before the coatings are applied. This service usually takes 2 days to complete.


  • Car pre-rinsed to remove any light dirt etc.

  • Wheels deep cleaned removing brake dust using non-acidic cleaners and soft brushes. 

  • Inner wheel arches jet washed ensuring any built-up dirt is removed.

  • Car pre-washed in either citrus or Bilt Hamber snow foam to break down any road grime, tree sap, bird mess, bugs, etc.

  • Soft detailing brushes and APC (Surfex HD) is used on window rubbers, fuel filler, and intricate areas for extra dirt removal.

  • Bodywork hand washed using the two bucket method, soft microfibre mitts, and Bilt Hamber luxury car shampoo to ensure a wonderfully soft and thorough clean.

  • The door and boot shuts cleaned.

  • The vehicle is then gently dried using new microfibre towels.

  • Fall out remover applied to paintwork to decontaminate.

  • The lower half of the car is treated with Autosmart Tardis tar remover.

  • Bodywork rinsed off.

  • Car clay barred to remove any remaining contamination

  • Final rinse and dry.


  • Delicate areas masked off with protection tape.

  • First stage machine polish using suitable cutting products, pads, etc to remove scratches and swirls and inspection lamp checked throughout the entire process to ensure consistency. 

  • Second finer stage machine polish to refine the paint down to a high gloss finish with new pads and suitable premium polishes.


  • We recommend either Pyramid premium ceramic coatings or Getchniq crystal serum etc which both offer a min of 2 years protection. This will be applied to the vehicle in accordance with the manufacturer's recommendations.

  • We can also offer a 5 year Pyramid protection kit for an additional £80.00