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I so hope the weather is going to be good next weekend because I want to wash and polish the car. It is filthy, having not seen a spong since...October. I know, I know...there's algae (?) either side of the roof rails, the sunroof surround, the rubber trims on the lower parts of the windows, crud in the boot apertures and filler cap, brake dust everywhere, road muck all over the body - it's just yuck. I have next bank holiday weekend earmarked to not just clean the car, but purify it :) Who else is on car-cleaning duties next weekend, washing off the winter and celebrating the spring?
 

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Took mine out in the sticks today
and plastered mud up all over it.

Why would I ruin its dirty chic
looks with soap 'n' water ?!

:confused:
 

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cleaned every week? Wow, you are lucky! :)
 

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I haven't done the job properly yet as neither time nor the weather have been favourable.

Easter might well be when it happens.
 

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Took mine out in the sticks today
and plastered mud up all over it.

Why would I ruin its dirty chic
looks with soap 'n' water ?!

:confused:
your Evoque ain't no hussy, Nev - it needs a clean! :thumbup:
 
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No chance of it getting washed over Easter, it's had an oil, filters and rear brake service this week.

Several of my valuable hours spent on my knees on my drive:lol: that's it for a few weeks.

Anyway I'll be visiting a marra oop norf.
 

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I cleaned mine last week, and it is still shiny once the dirt is removed.

However if the weather is nice it will get a wash wax and polish over easter.

It hasn't had a polish and wax since october, and I can see a few minor scratches and swirls here and there which need removing.
 

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Found myself with most of a sunny afternoon to kill. Job done.
 

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Found myself cycling my mud encrusted mountain bike today with much derision from other club members so I think that may be the priority. I did clean the wheels on the Giulietta last weekend though.
 

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Apart from today (I am busy :() It looks like the weather is going to be rubbish, so the car wash might not get done.
 

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Same here. Today the weather is gorgeous, so I went for a walk. Next three days are meant to be pants, and I'll be at my folks.

Just a thought. When autonomous cars come along, do you think they'll drive themselves to the car wash when they're sick of being filthy? :)
 

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Did the works car yesterday and came up gleaming with the full monty, interior, exterior, machine polish, the lot.

The aching joints don't care for a repeat anytime soon however !
 

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Jet washed, but forgot to do the tyre tread so the softened gunk
in the M&S tyres sprayed up the sides as I drove away.
 
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