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Ok, I know as soon as i take my car out on the roads it will be instantly filthy again, BUT I have a real urge to go and clean it... To clean or not to clean. Anyone else washing their cars in these conditions?!
 

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I would but the resulting ice rink would not be popular :cheese:
What he said!!!

My little 145 is in need a clean too :( :cry: Hes looking all sorry for him self :(
 

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I can kinda get away with it as it's sat on gravel... Think i'm just convincing myself it will be ok here :lol:
 

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Find out what the air temp is first, if you wash your car in -5 you'll end up with frost bitten hands and an ice sculpture of your car...... even on gravel.
 

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I don't think washing a car in these conditions is very good at all, may lead to all sorts of problems.

That's my excuse anyway... :D
 
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Just washed mine.


In the Total garage carwash with new, improved, soft brushes.

Underside too to clean off all that 'orrible UK salt.
 

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Im going to do mine tomorrow, i went to Lincoln and back from Stoke and my car is absolutly filthy, she should be using pot noodles rather then petrol.
 

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i did mine last week, just to get the salt off, ill probably do it again tomorrow before the fresh snow comes, and because it looks manky when its dirty:(
 

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Well I did it, all cleaned and tucked away for the night... managed to dry it before it froze too:thumbs:
 

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Yup, me too.
Did it last weekend. 500 miles later it is filthy.
Roll on next weekend...
 

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erm i did my good deed for the year & washed my wife's Grande Punto, & then our house ran out of water as i was finishing it!!! oops!!!!!

Fair play to our local council for their management of the water supply!!
 

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Had to wash mine: 600 miles and 2 trips across the Irish sea as deck cargo in the space of a week and there was a crust of salt all over it.

Started snowing within minutes of finishing.
 

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Took mine to sponge wash yesterday,as I couldn't stand the thought of all that salt covring her,have done about 50 miles since and she's dirty as ever!:cry:
 

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Mine is asleep in my garage, not been out for about a month or so now I think :eek: :D
 

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Mine is asleep in my garage, not been out for about a month or so now I think :eek: :D
go and wake it up then, or does it not like being brought out of hibernation and get moody:lol:
 

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go and wake it up then, or does it not like being brought out of hibernation and get moody:lol:
Nah thats just me, I just dont use it very often and I'm not going to hell about in it when its all snowy.
 
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