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    Detailing Acronyms

    There are many acronyms in the detailing arena for LSP to Z2
    Here is a chart below that list a few of them.

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    I browsed the vast internet and found a list of Detailing Acronyms.
    This is a dynamic list. I'm glad to add new acronyms as they arise.
    If anyone doesn't see one that they know then please post below.

    #00 Meguiar's Hi-Tech Wash,
    #1 Meguiar's Medium-Cut Cleaner,
    #2 Meguiar's Fine-Cut Cleaner,
    #3 Meguiar's Machine Glaze,
    #4 Meguiar's Heavy-Cut Cleaner
    #5 Meguiar's New Car Glaze
    #6 Meguiar's Cleaner/Wax
    #7 Meguiar's Show Car Glaze
    #9 Meguiar's Swirl Remover 2.0
    #10 Meguiar's Clear Plastic Polish
    #16 Meguiar's Professional Paste Wax
    #17 Meguiar's Clear Plastic Cleaner
    #18 Meguiar's Clear Plastic Detailer
    #20 Meguiar's Polymer Sealant
    #26 Meguiar's Hi-Tech Yellow Wax
    #34 FI Meguiar's Final Inspection
    #36 Meguiar's Hi-Tech Cleaner
    #38 Meguiar's Tire & Trim Dressing Gel
    #39 Meguiar's Heavy Duty Vinyl Cleaner
    #40 Meguiar's Vinyl & Rubber Cleaner/Conditioner
    #62 Meguiar's Car Wash Shampoo and Conditioner
    #66 Meguiar's Quick Detailer
    #80 MSG Meguiar's Speed Glaze
    #81 HP Meguiar's Body Shop Professional Hand Polish
    #82 SFP Meguiar's Body Shop Professional Swirl Free Polish
    #83 DACP Meguiar's Dual Action Cleaner/Polish
    #84 Compound Power Cleaner
    #85 Diamond Cut Compound
    #96 Medallion Premium Leather Cleaner
    #97 MPPC Medallion Premium Paint Cleaner
    #98 MPPP Medallion Premium Paint Polish
    #101 Meguiars M101 Foam Cut-Compound
    #105 Meguiars M105 Ultra-Cut Compound
    #135 Meguiars Synthetic Spray Detailer
    #205 Meguiars M205 Ultra Finishing Polish
    1Z Einszett products
    303 303 Aerospace Protectant
    3MFI 3M Finesse-It products, See FI-II
    3MPI 3M Perfect-It products
    3MPIIIFG 3M Perfect-It III Finishing Glaze, See PIII, See FG
    3MPIIIMG 3M Perfect-It III Machine Glaze, See PIII, See MG
    3MPIIRC 3M Perfect-It II Rubbing Compound, See PI II
    7424 Porter-Cable Model Number, See PC
    7336 Porter-Cable Model Number, See PC
    A2Z Eagle One (EO) A2Z All Wheel Cleaner
    ABC AutoInts ABC 3 step paint decontamination wash system
    AG AutoGlym/ AUTOGEEK*
    AFAIK As Far As I Know
    AIO Klasse All-In-One
    APC Meguiar's All Purpose Cleaner
    APC+ Meguiar's All Purpose Cleaner Plus
    ARO Amazing Roll Off
    AW, A/W 50/50 Alcohol/water mixture
    AZ AutoZone
    BA Black Again
    BBT Big Blue Towel (MF)
    BCS P21S Bodywork Conditioning Shampoo
    BF BLACKFIRE products
    BF II BLACKFIRE reformulated detailing product
    BFMS BLACKFIRE Midnight Sun Ivory Carnauba Paste
    BFWD BLACKFIRE Wet Diamond / All Finish Paint Protection
    BM Black Magic products
    BP Backing Plate for DA or Rotary polishers
    BSP Meguiar's Body Shop Professional products, See Meguiar's
    CB Clay Bar
    CBT Autopia Concours Buffing Towel
    CD or CCD California Car Duster
    CDB California Dry Blade
    ## Crystal Guard Sealant
    CK ClearKote products
    CM Clay Magic
    CMA Classic Motoring Accessories
    CP, 1ZCP Einszett ****pit Premium, Eimann Fabrik Clear Pearl detail spray
    CT Cotton Towel
    CW Cleaner Wax
    CWB California Water Blade
    DA Dual Action Random Orbital Polisher
    DACP Meguiar's #83 Dual Action Cleaner/Polish, See Meguiar's
    DC Digital Camera, Meguiar's Deep Crystal System
    DG Duragloss Products
    DGF Duragloss Freak*
    DISO Dealer Installed Swirl Option
    #101 Duragloss Polish&Cleaner
    #104 Duragloss Paste Wax
    #105 Duragloss Total Performance Polish
    #111 Duragloss Clear Coat Polish (CCP)
    #151 Duragloss FGPC (Fiberglass Polish & Cleaner)*
    #201 Duragloss Vinyl & Leather Dressing (UD)
    #221 Duragloss Leather Conditioner (LC)
    #253 Duragloss Tire & Rubber Mat Dressing (TMD)
    #261 Duragloss Tire Gloss (TG)
    #265 Duragloss DS (Ultimate Detail Spray, Aerosol)*
    #271 Duragloss RBD (Rubber & Flat Black Dressing)*
    #281 Duragloss Wet Look Tire Shine (WLTS)
    #301 Duragloss VCTD (Vinyl & Convertible Top Dressing)*
    #321 Duragloss Non Silicone Tire Dressing (NSD)
    #371 Duragloss Absorb-It Odor Eliminator
    #401 Duragloss All Purpose Cleaner
    #441 Duragloss Leather Shampoo (LS)
    #451 Duragloss Fabric & Carpet Cleaner
    #461 Duragloss Ultimate Orange
    #471 Duragloss Bug Remover (BR)
    #481 Duragloss Wax Eraser (WE)
    #501 Duragloss Marine / RV Polish*
    #505 Duragloss Water Spot Remover (WSR)
    #521 Duragloss Marine / RV Detail Spray*
    #531 Duragloss Marine / RV Protectant*
    #541 Duragloss Marine / RV Cleaner with Mildew Buster*
    #551 Duragloss Marine / RV Aluminum Cleaner and Brightener*
    #581 Duragloss Marine / RV Black Streak Eliminator*
    #591 Duragloss Marine / RV Wash Concentrate*
    #601 Duragloss Polish Bonding Agent (PBA)
    #652 Duragloss PC-No.2 (Buffing & Polishing Cleaner)*
    #671 Duragloss SMR (Swirl Mark Remover)
    #681 Duragloss PP (Plastic Polish)*
    #701 Duragloss Whitewall Tire Cleaner (WTC)
    #751 Duragloss Rain Repel (RR)
    #755 Duragloss NG (Glass Water Spot Remover) *
    #761 Duragloss Glass Cleaner
    #755 Duragloss Nu-Glass (NG)
    #803 Duragloss WC (Chrome Wheel Cleaner)*
    #821 Duragloss All Wheel Cleaner (AWC)
    #831 Duragloss MCB (Metal Cleaner & Brightener)*
    #870 Duragloss Aluminum Polish (AP)
    #881 Duragloss MP (Metal Polish)*
    #901 Duragloss Car Wash Concentrate
    #921 Duragloss Fast Clean & Shine Detail Spray
    #951 Duragloss Aquawax (AW)
    EF Eimann Fabrik products
    EFBO Eimann Fabrik Black Opal
    EFCC Eimann Fabrik Carpet Cleaner
    EFCP Eimann Fabrik Clear Pearl instant detailer
    EFCV Eimann Fabrik Clear Vision
    EFHI Eimann Fabrik High Intensity cleaner
    EFPW Eimann Fabrik Power Wash shampoo
    EFSR Eimann Fabrik Spot Remover
    EFTR Eimann Fabrik Tar Remover
    EK Meguiar's Engine Kote
    EO Eagle One products
    EOSR Eagle One Scratch Remover
    EOWS Eagle One Wipe n Shine (QD)
    EX Poorboy's World EX Sealant with Carnuba
    EX-P Poorboy's World EX Pure Sealant
    FB Forever Black products
    FC, FCC Fine Cut (Compound)
    FG Finishing Glaze
    FI Meguiar's Final Inspection Quick Detailer
    FMJ Menzerna Full Molecular Jacket Paint Protectant
    FP Menzerna Final Polish
    GEPC P21S Gloss-enhancing Paintwork Cleanser
    GW, 1ZGW Einszett Glanz Wax
    HI Eimann Fabrik High Intensity Cleaner
    HIC Eimann Fabrik High Intensity Cleaner
    HG Hand Glaze
    HT Hi-Temp Products
    HTH Hope this helps
    HTYW Meguiar's #26 Hi Tech Yellow Wax
    IA, ISA Isopropyl Rubbing Alcohol
    IG Stoner's Invisible Glass
    IHG 3M Imperial Hand Glaze
    IIRC If I recall correctly
    IMHO In my humble opinion
    IMO In My Opinion
    IP Menzerna Intensive Polish
    ISO In search of, I seek out
    ISA, IA Isopropyl Rubbing Alcohol
    KSBF Koala Soft Buffing Towel
    KSG Klasse Sealant Glaze
    LC Lake Country (Pad manufacturer), Leather Conditioner
    LG Liquid Glass
    LOL Laughing out loud
    LS Pinnacle Liquid Souverän wax
    LSP Last Step Product which is your top layer of wax or sealant *
    PO85RD Menzerna *
    PO106FF Menzerna Ceramiclear *
    LV Lexol Vinylex
    MDC Meguiar's Deep Crystal Products
    Meg's, Megs Meguiar's products
    MF Microfiber or Microfiber Towel
    MG Machine Glaze, also Meguiar's Mirror Glaze products
    MGC Meguiar's Gold Class products
    MP, 1ZMP Machine Polish, Einszett Metallic Polish
    MPLC Meguiar's Medallion Premium Leather Cleaner
    MPPC Meguiar's Medallion Premium Paint Cleaner
    MPPP Meguiar's Medallion Premium Paint Protection
    MSLT Stoner's More Shine Less Time spray
    MT Microfiber Towel
    MW ClearKote Moose Wax
    ND Nevr Dull Metal Wad Polish
    NXT Meguiar's NXT Generation Tech Wax
    OB Orbital Buffer
    OG One Grand Products
    OGBW One Grand Blitz Wax
    OGOHG One Grand Omega Hand Glaze
    OGSO One Grand Show Off Instant Detailer
    ONR is Optimum No Rinse*
    OS Optimum Opti-Seal*
    OC Optimum Compound*
    OC2 Optimum Opti-Coat 2.0 Permanent Paint Coating
    OP Optimum Polish*
    OHC Optimum Hyper Compound*
    OPS Optimum Poli-Seal*
    P21S Detailing products brand, often times P21S Concours-look Carnauba Wax
    PB POORBOY’S. Pep Boys, Peanut Butter
    PB SSR1 Light Abrasive Swirl Remover
    PB SSR2 Medium Abrasive Swirl Remover
    PB SSR3 Heavy Duty Compound
    PB EX Sealant with Carnauba
    PB S&G Spray & Gloss
    PBS Pinnacle Bodywork Shampoo
    PC Porter-Cable Orbital Buffer 7424 or 7336
    PCM Pinnacle Crystal Mist detailing spray
    PCW P21S Concours-look Carnauba Wax
    PI3 or PI-III 3M Perfect-It III products
    PI II 3M Perfect-It II products
    PITA Pain in the "back side"
    PM Private Message
    PP, 1ZPP Einszett Paint Polish
    PPCL Pinnacle Paint Cleaning Lotion
    PPG Pinnacle Paste Glaze
    PS Pinnacle Souverän Paste Wax
    PUPP Platinum Ultimate Paint Protection, also UPP
    PW Poorboy's World products
    PW+ Eimann Fabrik Power Wash +
    QD Quick Detailer, also Meguiar's brand, "Quik Detailer" spray
    QD+ Poorboy's World Quick Detailer Plus spray
    QEW Protect All Quick & Easy Wash
    QS ClearKote Quik Shine detail spray
    QW Meguiar's Quick Wax
    RIDS Random Isolated Deep Scratches
    RO, ROB Random Orbital Buffer
    RV Fieldcrest Royal Velvet Cotton Towel
    ROTFLMAO Rolling On The Floor, Laughing My A$$ Off
    S100 S100 Products, specifically S100 Carnauba Paste Wax
    SCW 3M Perfect It Show Car Wax
    SFP Meguiar's #82 Body Shop Professional Swirl Free Polish, See Meguiar's
    SEC, SEPC S100 Shine-enhancing Cleanser
    SG or KSG Klasse Sealant Glaze
    SIG Stoners Invisible Glass
    SM2.0 Meguiar's #9 Swirl Remover 2
    SMR Swirl Mark Remover, Usually refers to 3M Swirl Mark Remover
    SS Saddle Soap
    SSB Stoner Speed Bead
    SS&S Poorboy's Super Slick & Suds Concentrated Car Wash
    SSR1 Poorboy's World Super Swirl Remover Light Abrasive
    SSR2 Poorboy's World Super Swirl Remover Medium Abrasive
    SSR3 Poorboy's World Super Swirl Remover Heavy Duty Compound
    SW Poorboy's World Spray and Wipe
    TF, 1ZTF Einszett Tiefenpfleger
    TS Tire Swipe foam pad
    TW Turtle Wax products
    UDT Autopia Ultimate Detailing Towel, Autopia Ultimate Drying Towel
    UP, UPP, 1ZUP Einszett Ultra Paint Polish
    UPC Platinum Ultimate Paint Pre-Cleaner
    UPP Platinum Ultimate Paint Protection, also PUPP
    UV Ultraviolet Light, slowly damages skin, paint and automotive interiors
    VM, VMW ClearKote Vanilla Moose Wax Hand Glaze
    VNB Vac n Blow Vacuum
    WG Wolfgang Car Care Products
    WDGS Wolfgang Deep Gloss Paint Sealant *
    WM Wash Mitt
    WS Water Sprite towel
    WW Waffle Weave MF towel
    WWB P21S Windshield Wash Booster
    YMMV Your Mileage May Vary
    WWJD What would Justin Do?
    XMT 1 Pinnacle XMT Ultra Fine Swirl Remover #1 *
    XMT 2 Pinnacle XMT Fine Swirl Remover #2*
    XMT 3 Pinnacle XMT Intermediate Swirl Remover #3*
    XMT 4 XMT Heavy Duty Swirl Remover #4 Polishing Compound*
    XMT 360 XMT 360™ Corrects, Cleans, Seals*
    XMT GLAZE Pinnacle XMT Carnauba Finishing Glaze *
    Z Zaino Bros. Products
    Z1 Zaino Show Car Polish Lok
    Z2 Zaino Show Car Polish for Clear Coated Finishes
    Z3 Zaino Show Car Polish for Single Stage Paint
    Z5 Zaino Polish for Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches
    Z6 Zaino Ultra Clean Gloss Enhancer Spray
    Z7 Zaino Show Car Wash
    Z9 Zaino Leather Soft Spray Cleaner
    Z10 Zaino Leather in a Bottle
    Z12 Zaino Clear-View Glass Polish
    Z14 Zaino Plastic Magic Cleaner & Polish
    Z16 Zaino Perfect Tire Gloss
    Z18 Zaino ClayBar
    ZCS Zaino Clear Seal*
    ZFX Zaino Flash Cure Accelerator Additive for Z2, Z3, Z5
    Zurtle Wax Zymol's Cleaner wax*
    Last edited by Merlin; 11-25-2012 at 07:15 AM.

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