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How do you guys dry your car once its been all washed over??

I did use a leather but thats tatty now so looking at other methods, any ideas??

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Autoglym Aqua Wax, its superb!
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I get the polish guy( from poland not a guy who does polishing) to do it for me
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Autoglym Aqua Wax, its superb!
Yeah thats what I use inbetween the main wax and polish, its brillant
 
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Yeah thats what I use inbetween the main wax and polish, its brillant
....So are Polish (from Poland) car cleaners

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I do see what you mean though there

I used to use some fella's just down the road but its not until I was watching them that I noticed that the people uses the same wash knits for all the cars and when they are done chuck the knits on the floor!!!!

Since then I just can't trust anyone else washing my beutiful bella.
 
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On a slightly more serious note ( ) try this:

When you give it the final rinse, allow the water to "sheet" off by running the hose gently over the paintwork. As long as your paintwork is well waxed the majority of the water will run off. You can then dry the remainder with a microfibre towel.

I can dry my whole car without wringing out the drying cloth.
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Rinse well, spray lightly with Aquawax and dry and shine with a decent quality microfiber cloth (not one of those crappy Megs waffle jobbies). Car comes up lovely
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Hairdrier.
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I do see what you mean though there

I used to use some fella's just down the road but its not until I was watching them that I noticed that the people uses the same wash knits for all the cars and when they are done chuck the knits on the floor!!!!

Since then I just can't trust anyone else washing my beutiful bella.
You leave you wash mit on the floor tho.

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best tip i can recomend is when rinsing, rinse with out the spray ( ie what it would look like form a water can with out the end on ) makes it so much quicker. Also a drying towel is best i think.
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150KPH down the A8 to Cannes and back.
 
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150KPH down the A8 to Cannes and back.
Probably cheaper to buy a few good quality drying towels
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always take mine down the bypass and back, dry the breaks off.
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ive got some old towels that are dedicated to the car
 
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