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View Poll Results: How often do you wash your vehicle?
Once a week. 0 0%
Once a month. 7 31.82%
Once a year. 3 13.64%
When I can find the time. 7 31.82%
Who cares??? I just scrape off the dirt so the lights will shine! 5 22.73%
After it rains. 0 0%
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Old 02-20-2007, 04:42 PM   #21
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Yep , probably once a year.
After all a 4wd pickup truck is supposed to look dirty
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Old 02-20-2007, 04:50 PM   #22
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only when I've used up all the windshield washer fluid to clear the front and back windows.
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Old 02-20-2007, 05:01 PM   #23
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I try to get it washed more often but it always turns out that I wash it at least once a month.
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Old 02-20-2007, 06:50 PM   #24
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1-4 times in the spring/summer. I don't bother in the fall and definitely not in the winter.
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Old 02-20-2007, 07:45 PM   #25
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I can't tell ya the last time I washed it, cause I forgot.

Neither of my trucks EVER got washed. Old trucks with big tires look better dirty anyway.

My DD, The paint is rusting and falling off anyway, so I could care less, the dirt kinda hides all that.

When I get my new truck, it'll be either after I come home from off roading or once a week, which ever comes first.


EDIT: I don't know what everyone's car situation is, but in the winter, it is very important to wash your car. When they put down salt and dirt to break up the snow it also gets caked on under your car, in the wheelwells and on the body. After being under there it will begin to eat away at the undercarrage/body of the car, destroying your baby and it's potential resale value. If they salt/dirt your streets and highways, I would say go at least once a month starting soon after the first salting/dirting or the roads and get the full service (whatever includes getting the underside cleaned and "coated").

Just a friendly tip on car maintance and protection from your resident car guy, Clutch!
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Old 02-20-2007, 07:53 PM   #26
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You have to wash these things? Ooops.
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I hope you at least change the oil and filters.



LOL!!!
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Old 02-20-2007, 08:45 PM   #27
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um, when Mother Nature says, "holy cr*p, look at her car, and let's the cleansing rain flow". I don't take it personally.
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Old 02-20-2007, 08:53 PM   #28
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My car is pretty dirty right now. Lots of salt from the roads but its been too cold here to wash it and I was afraid the doors would freeze shut. We are predicted to be in the 40's this weekend so maybe it will get washed. I did take some window cleaner to the headlights, windows and tail lights about a wk ago. How sad it that?
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Old 02-20-2007, 09:04 PM   #29
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That would be a back yard mechanics car wash! LOL!!! I've done that countless times to the Buick! LOL!!
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Old 02-20-2007, 09:20 PM   #30
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Ok, is it me or does anyone else think their car drives faster or better when it is newly clean?
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