Question: What Is The Purpose Of Claying A Car??

Reasons to Clay Bar your car or vehicle.

Claying a vehicle is the process of removing bonded surface contaminants from your car that cannot be removed by washing alone and that need to be eliminated before the polishing process, using using a synthetic bar of poly clay.

Is Clay Bar good for your car?

A clay bar is used after a wash and before waxing takes place. On some vehicles there is paint contamination that can prevent your car, truck, van, or SUV from giving off the ultimate shine. At Capitol Shine, we take the time to thoroughly wash your vehicle. After a good wash, the paint should be as smooth as glass.

When should you clay bar your car?

The good news is that you can easily determine for yourself when you need to clay. Simply feel your paint after each wash. If it feels rough or bumpy, it is time to clay! As a general guideline, claying 3-4 times a year will keep your car’s paint clean and smooth.

How much does it cost to clay bar your car?

$20 is my going rate for clay bar work too. Typically it doesn`t take more than 30 – 45 minutes to clay a car, so $20 is fair considering there isn`t much product used up on it.