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Old 26-08-2018, 06:19 PM   #11
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I'm like Christian and went for a step platform for my Jeep Grand Cherokee.

Got mine from screwfix here

https://www.screwfix.com/p/aluminium...FQ4C0wodLbwDhw

Its great as I use it as a seat as well
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Old 26-08-2018, 08:18 PM   #12
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I initially used a small 2 step ladder with our Range Rover, I typically now just open the front and rear doors, boost up on the side step then kneel one knee on seat. I find this gives good reach into the centre.
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Old 27-08-2018, 11:18 PM   #13
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Kids step from IKEA...
Bingo.

Nicked it from my kids room earlier, perfect. Thank you.

Still tough work with the DA, single handed trying to get the centre of the roof, the panel is thin and starts flexing causing the polisher to bounce, horrid.
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Old 27-08-2018, 11:44 PM   #14
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It a PITA - my Land Cruiser has side steps so I use these but still have to open the rear door and hop up on the ledge to do the last few feet. Mine's been raised too so it's quite a step up! I just make sure it's done really well and given a couple of coats of Fusso so I don't have to worry about it so much!
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Old 28-08-2018, 11:16 AM   #15
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Needs a toe-guard too. It was too easy to kick the doors when you're up there, and difficult trying to stay off the bodywork when leaning in.


Needs a Mission Impossible style hoist to lower you down from above I reckon!

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Old 28-08-2018, 11:56 AM   #16
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I use one of these - they do 2 heights and works well

http://www.dunelm.com/product/small-...earchTerm=step
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Old 28-08-2018, 08:42 PM   #17
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I use a beer crate, easy to pop up/down and kick around the car. You can also keep your beer in it when not detailing!
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I use a 2 step caravan step
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Old 02-09-2018, 10:17 AM   #19
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I have the same problem when washing the roof,,mines got the panoramic roof so only needs washing & im considering these from Screwfix
https://www.screwfix.com/p/aluminium...-x-490mm/6409p

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Old 02-09-2018, 10:31 AM   #20
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I have a couple of these in different lengths Andy
Shop around as they are normally around £20 decorating centres, machine mart, Costco, wickes, tool station, they all sell them. Quality wise I never see much difference tbh
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