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    Some people take cleaning their car too far........

    Some people take cleaning their car too far........



    Washes/Cleaners/Polishers/Waxes

    Blue Coral Car Wash Concentrate
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    Meguiar's Cleaner Wax
    Meguiar's Gold Class Liquid Wax
    Meguiar's Gold Class Paste Wax
    Meguiar's Mirror Glaze #7
    Meguiar's NXT Tech Wax
    Meguiar's Scratch-X
    Mothers California Gold Carnauba Cleaner Wax
    Turtle Wax Generic Wax Liquid & Paste
    Turtle Wax Metallic Car Wax
    Turtle Wax Rubbing Compound
    Nu Finish Wax
    Eagle One WET Look Wax

    Mothers California Gold Clay Bar System
    Clay Magic Perfect Finish Clay System

    Mothers Mag/Aluminum Polish
    Turtle Wax Chrome Polish
    Blue Magic Polish Cream

    Black Magic Tire Gel
    Black Magic Tire Wet Spray
    NoTouch Wet & Protect
    Turtle Wax Wet'n Black Tire Care
    Armor All Tire Foam
    Meguiar's Hot Shine Tire Spray
    Stoner's More Shine Less Time Tire Spray

    Griot's Garage Rubber Cleaner
    Griot's Garage Vinyl & Rubber Dressing

    Simple Green
    Formula 88 Cleaner & Degreaser

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    Meguiar's Foam Applicators
    Cotton Terry Towels
    100% Cotton Towels
    Cotton Terry Bonnets (10")
    Microfiber Drying Towels
    Microfiber Detailing Towels
    Foam Tire Applicators

    Griot's Garage Tire Cleaning Brush
    Griot's Garage Brushes
    Wheel Cleaning Brush

    Wash Buckets (1 for soap, 1 for rinsing mitt)
    Craftsman 2gal. Wet/Dry Vacuum
    Ryobi 10" Oribtal Polisher
    California Duster Brush
    California Water Blade

    Wool Wash Mitts
    Terry Wash Mitt w/ Scrubber

    Protectors/Care Products

    Armor All Glass Wipes
    Armor All Protectant Wipes
    Rain-X Glass Treatment Wipes
    Rain-X Glass Treatment Liquid
    Rain-X Anti-Fog

    Griot's Garage Speed Shine
    Meguiar's Quik Detailer
    Meguiar's Natural Shine
    Mothers Showtime Spray
    DuPont Teflon Protectant
    Turtle Wax Super Protectant

    Stoner's Invisible Glass
    Meguiar's Gold Class Rich Leather Treatment Liquid & Spray
    Blue Coral Upholstery Cleaner
    Turtle Wax Power Out! Upholstery Cleaner
    Turtle Wax Power Out! Carpet Cleaner

    Mothers Back-to-Black
    Mothers Plastic Polish



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    Heres another photo of somebody elses car stuff.......




    Paint Products:
    Meguiars DCS Paint Cleaner
    Meguiars DCS Polish
    Meguiars Mirror Glaze - Show Car Glaze #7
    Meguiars Gold Class Wax
    Meguiars NXT Tech Wax
    Meguairs Scratch-X
    Meguairs Color-X
    Meguiars Cleaner / Wax
    Meguairs NXT Car Wash
    Meguiars Deep Crystal Car Wash
    Meguiars Gold Class Car Shampoo & Conditioner
    Einzette 1z Metallic Polish
    Mothers Carnuba Cleaner / Wax
    Mothers California Gold Clay Bar Kit
    Mothers ShowTime Detail Spray
    Zymol Detail Spray
    Zymol Wax
    S100 Paint Cleanser
    S100 Carnuba Wax

    Buffer , Pads , Applicators, etc:
    Porter Cable 7336SP
    Generic 10inch random orbit Buffer (POS)
    Sonus Das Pad kit with backing plate
    Concours Buffing Towel
    Sonus Microfiber Applicator Pads
    Mothers Gold Class Foam Applicators Pads
    Baja Terry Cloth Applicator Pads
    2 Turtle Wax MicroFiber Towel's
    Couple of MicroFiber Towel's (generic)
    Wool Wash Mitt
    Baja Detail Brush
    Engine Cleaner (air compressor powered)
    1 Large Spray Bottle
    1 Small Spray Bottle
    1 Simple Green Spray Bottle
    Foam Tire Applicator
    Wash Bucket
    Large Tire/Rim Brush
    Smaller Rim Detail Brush
    Armor All Ultimate Clean
    Dirt Devil Platinum Force Steam Cleaner
    Baja Finishing Cloth
    Baja Buffing Cloth
    Painter Tape
    Terry Cloth Wash Sponge
    Chamois Wash Sponge
    AquaDry Drying Towel
    Turtle Wax Chamois
    California Water Blade

    Cleaners
    Meguiars Hot Rims
    Meguiars Gold Class Vinyl / Rubber Protectant
    Mothers Aluminum Mag Polish
    Mothers Billet Polish
    Simple Green JUG
    Windex Auto Glass & Interior
    Stoner Invisible Glass
    Turtle Wax Bug & Tar Remover
    Black Magic Tire Wet
    Lexol Leather Cleaner
    Zymol Leather Cleaner



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    True....but coming from you it's a bit rich mate.

    Rave's car....last washed......August 2003.

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    Protective layer of dirt is always a must.

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    Theres a guy in my street that washes his car almost everyday. Hes got all the gear neatly arranged on the pathment ready for use and his bucket is in the middle of the road most of the time too. If it picks to rain he sticks it in the garage. I havent once seen that car of his out in the rain. I think he's retired so he probably ain got much else to do.

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    Oh how I would like to stick a bucket of mud ontop of those peoples car

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    Quote Originally Posted by unrealrocks
    Oh how I would like to stick a bucket of mud ontop of those peoples car


    Jealously gets ya nowhere............



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    my car is always clean, wash it at least once a week, polish it at least onec a fortnight, even more in summer
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    Quote Originally Posted by unrealrocks
    Oh how I would like to stick a bucket of mud ontop of those peoples car
    Yeah then watch as they spend another 5 hours washing it



    I wash mine every so often. It hasn't been done recently since sometime before it started snowing so I'm gonna watch it when I get home from college
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    I had mine washed yesterday. Turns out its white. Who woulda thunk it. Last wash before that was probably some time mid winter or even further back.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Russ
    my car is always clean, wash it at least once a week, polish it at least onec a fortnight, even more in summer
    Exactly the same here...........


    Its the only way to keep it shining!!!!!




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    I might chuck a bucket of water at le micra this weekend if it's fine weather, lol.
    How long does the guy spend grooming it?

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    My car was washed once in the time I owned it. Then my dad bought it and its been washed twice in 2 months!
    Not around too often!

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    During the winter you should wash it more often really. With all the salt and grit on the road the salt will eat at your bodywork and make it go rusty.

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