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Posts by Todd Cooperider

Todd Cooperider Esoteric Auto Detail
Esoteric Auto Detail
Columbus, Ohio
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Todd Cooperider is the owner of Esoteric Auto Detail in Columbus, Ohio, and Manager for the Detailed Image Ask A Pro Blog. Todd was selected by AutoWeek Magazine as one of the best 9 Auto Detailers in the U.S. Todd was also named as Technical Advisor on Appearance Care to the Ferrari Club of America-Ohio Chapter.

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The 5 Key Elements to Proper and Effective Paint Polishing

by | 5/24/12

There are so many variables involved when determining the best way to approach a paint polishing session, but as we break it all down, we realize that there are the 5 key elements to proper and effective paint polishing. Todd Cooperider of Esoteric Auto Detail summarizes these 5 key elements, and goes into detail how each one is related to and dependent upon the other.

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BMW M3 in Jerez Black – Major Paint Correction Detail

by | 4/25/12

This 2009 BMW M3 in Jerez Black had significant issues with swirls, scratches, and holograms in the paint that kept it from looking its best. But after 18 hours worth of compounding and polishing to bring it to a jeweled finish, the M3 once again looked its best! Follow Todd Cooperider of Esoteric Auto Detail as he walks us through the steps and challenges that detailers face when tackling major paint correction jobs like this one.

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Paint inspection techniques – vary your distance!

by | 11/17/11

You’ve stepped up your detailing game by adding a Brinkmann or other handheld LED light source to your arsenal, but are you getting the most of out it? Todd Cooperider of Esoteric Auto Detail in Columbus, Ohio explains how to view different types of defects by varying your viewing distance and angles…and subsequently performing a higher level of paint correction and perfection!

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Ferrari Owner reads the DI Blog, Details own F355 Spider, and wins Concours d’Elegance!

by | 6/18/11

The proud owner of a Ferrari 355 Spider was selected to enter her car in the Ault Park Concours d’Elegance, and with no experience at detailing, read through the Detailed Image Ask A Pro Blog to conduct her own Concours Preparation. The result? She won first place! Read about her experience, and how she thanks the blog for giving her the knowledge to do it all herself, and come home with a victory.

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