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PostSubject: Today I cleaned my car   15th June 2014, 22:01

As we don't seem to have one, and I've actually cleaned my car today, I thought I'd start a clean car thread.

So before:



After attacking with Karcher's finest, got rid of a lot but was clearly baked on:






Front wheel during:




Done:




That'll do until MITP I think!
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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   15th June 2014, 22:42

MINI Wash by James.......

Looking clean Smile

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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   16th June 2014, 18:52

Looking good James, how long since you last cleaned it? Razz

I cleaned Chewie yesterday too, he hadn't been done in a month  Hiding Smiley 




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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   16th June 2014, 19:23

That looks fab Ian, & just love the interior thumbs up
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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   16th June 2014, 19:34

you think thats bad, i clean my rims with wet and dry Razz thats what you call caked on brake dust.

These pads are dusty
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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   16th June 2014, 23:43

Thanks Roger Big Grin

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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   17th June 2014, 16:09

Looking good. Mine is in the bodyshop having the door repaired and hasn't been washed for nearly 2 weeks. So it'll be done at the weekend when I get it back.
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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   17th June 2014, 20:23

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Looking good. Mine is in the bodyshop having the door repaired and hasn't been washed for nearly 2 weeks. So it'll be done at the weekend when I get it back.

No need, I think they'll probably wash it for you Wink 
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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   17th June 2014, 21:00

Ells wrote:
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Looking good. Mine is in the bodyshop having the door repaired and hasn't been washed for nearly 2 weeks. So it'll be done at the weekend when I get it back.

No need, I think they'll probably wash it for you Wink 

 Shocked  haha

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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   17th June 2014, 21:32

Ells wrote:
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Looking good. Mine is in the bodyshop having the door repaired and hasn't been washed for nearly 2 weeks. So it'll be done at the weekend when I get it back.

No need, I think they'll probably wash it for you Wink 

I've told them not to. I prefer to do it myself. I've seen how bodyshops and dealers wash the cars and it sends shivers down my spine thinking about it.  pale 
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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   17th June 2014, 21:33

118 wrote:
Ells wrote:
Mackem13 wrote:
Looking good. Mine is in the bodyshop having the door repaired and hasn't been washed for nearly 2 weeks. So it'll be done at the weekend when I get it back.

No need, I think they'll probably wash it for you Wink 

 Shocked  haha

You must have read my mind Ian.
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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   17th June 2014, 21:44

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Mackem13 wrote:
Looking good. Mine is in the bodyshop having the door repaired and hasn't been washed for nearly 2 weeks. So it'll be done at the weekend when I get it back.

No need, I think they'll probably wash it for you Wink 

I've told them not to. I prefer to do it myself. I've seen how bodyshops and dealers wash the cars and it sends shivers down my spine thinking about it.  pale 

I've seen it enough never want to experience it.

I keep my car too swirl free for those wash meisters


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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   17th June 2014, 22:20

If you don't want the dealer to wash it, as well as telling them, I'd also stick a note to the steering wheel. Often valeters don't see the job cards, and when it's busy, they'll wash the car before it goes in for service, so the technicians haven't read the special instructions. They'll just go in the service key cupboard themselves and work through the cars present...
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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   30th November 2014, 17:57

Today I cleaned it.  Again.  More than likely the last clean it'll get this year as December is busy!

Before, it actually looks cleaner than it was somehow:




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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   30th November 2014, 19:47

You go steady James lol!

I was meaning to do mine over the weekend then couldn't be arsed Wink

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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   30th November 2014, 20:53

snap - I scrubbed the Clubbie today, all nice & shiny again...

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I feel so much better now Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   30th November 2014, 20:53

Looking shiny shiny again! Big Grin

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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   30th November 2014, 21:37

washed my Clubman after 5 weeks of driving around muddy country lanes. It has gone from brown to green!
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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   30th November 2014, 21:52

Well done you guys High for your efforts
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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   30th November 2014, 22:35

Took mine to the car wash at Easistore. Lazy..........
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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   30th November 2014, 22:43

I've taken a few cars to those guys before - I think they do a really decent job for a hand wash place and reasonable too Smile

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PostSubject: Re: Today I cleaned my car   30th November 2014, 23:10

I just left the protective coat of dirt on mine lol!

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