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View Poll Results: How often do you wash your truck
Once a week 101 33.89%
every other week 72 24.16%
once a month 75 25.17%
when it rains 50 16.78%
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Old 12-09-2010, 10:18 AM
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Weekly, give or take, depending on the weather. Givin' her a bath this afternoon actually.
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Old 12-09-2010, 02:38 PM
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Hand wash or just spray it off?
Too cold for hand washing unless you have a heated garage or something.
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Old 12-09-2010, 02:57 PM
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Touchless car wash. Figure with this one I'll have it hand washed once a month and just go touchless between them. I live in a highrise with no car wash bay (the building beside me has one argh!) so all I can do myself is the detailing in the underground. Ive had the truck two weeks now and brake dust is already caking on all 4 rims. Gonna need to get in a car wash bay and get scrubbing soon. I think I read somewhere here that once they're clean you should put a coat of wax on them. I'm hoping that when I do that the touchless car wash will remove a lot of the brake dust easier.

Ford gave me a card that entitles me to a full interior detail, hand wash, and wax, which can be redeemed anytime. Think I'll use it in Springtime once the roads dry up.
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Old 12-09-2010, 03:15 PM
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I see! I haven't tried the touchless wash yet. There's one about four miles away. All the other ones use the burhses.
I go over my rims with Eagle One Nevr Dull chrome polish even though they are painted.
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Old 12-09-2010, 03:44 PM
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Touchless really isn't great, but it does a decent job. It has to be hand washed or taken through a brush wash in order to remove the film. Downside to the brush wash is the swirls which black likes to show off. lol
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Old 12-09-2010, 04:07 PM
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I thought about washing mine by hand today as it got up to 40 degress down here. Use warm soapy water and hurry!

Well it didn't get done and It's dark now so I'm no longer thinking about it.
It is supposed to rain Saturday so I'll wait until after that and just rinse off the acid rain.
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Old 12-09-2010, 04:10 PM
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Lol
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Old 01-02-2011, 08:56 PM
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Every other day. I live in missouri and you get the true effect of all the seasons. I work at a detail shop so everyother night before i leave I hand wash her and make sure shes ready to go out for a night on the town. haha
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Old 01-03-2011, 08:29 AM
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I put on 500 km a week on my truck driving between home and work and with the new truck, I have been washing it every Monday and Thursday morning just before I pull into work. There is a good/cheap spray booth around the corner, so I spray it down and if I have time and it's not too cold, I will wipe it down.
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Old 01-04-2011, 07:07 AM
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In the first three years I had the truck I washed it once and my dad washed it for me twice. Now since I joined here I've been washing it once a month if not more
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Old 01-08-2011, 04:21 AM
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Default Re: How often do you wash your truck

I wash mine whenever my girlfriend starts to complain that its too dirty. Like once every 3 months or so...
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Old 01-08-2011, 09:41 AM
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washed it yesterday and today
dang you mud, dang you!!!
it will be getting a wash next friday to for the meet
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Old 01-08-2011, 09:52 AM
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never!!!! and its not rusting yet
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Old 01-10-2011, 09:30 AM
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i do the 'winter wash' 1-2x a week which is just power washing the undercarriage, wheel wells, rims and lower panels of the truk. no need for drying afterwards
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Old 02-08-2011, 05:51 PM
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Default Re: How often do you wash your truck

there isnt a selection for once a year.... lol i never wash my truck. its luck when it gets washed by the rain! well when i get the body work fixed and then painted again and with the new parts i may start washing it again
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