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Do you wash your spouse's/significant others car?

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by jtgroce, Sep 11, 2012.

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Do you help/wash someone's car?

  1. Yes of course!

    176 vote(s)
    34.9%
  2. Yes because if I don't it won't get cleaned right

    238 vote(s)
    47.2%
  3. He** naw

    67 vote(s)
    13.3%
  4. Clean truck, who does that?

    23 vote(s)
    4.6%
  1. Jan 8, 2014 at 7:44 PM
    #181
    Buckles

    Buckles Well-Known Member

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    I try to when I can. Honestly though, I havent washed her new car once. We got her a Rav4 back in November and the weather has pretty much been crappy since then. I barely have enough time to spend with my own.

    At least she knows to take it to a touch free wash if she just has to have it cleaned.
     
  2. Jan 9, 2014 at 1:25 PM
    #182
    Changeling

    Changeling Well-Known Member

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    Good grief don't any of you guys wash your significance’s udders! We need pictures, LOL!

    I was really surprised that the majority of you guys considered your wives/girlfriends as real humans to be cherished, hats off, there is hope for you all to make it.
     
  3. Jan 21, 2014 at 2:42 PM
    #183
    Smashing

    Smashing Well-Known Member

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    I wash my wifes Scooby on occasion otherwise it NEVER gets washed!
     
  4. Jan 21, 2014 at 3:16 PM
    #184
    jdavis92

    jdavis92 Well-Known Member

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    URD TCAI, aFe 2.5" exhaust, UltraGauge, Weathertechs, Wet Okoles
    In the past, my wife didn't give a damn about how her car looked (inside or out) so she never cleaned it and never asked me to....I mean it WAS a 1998 Dodge Neon. I took very good care of my 01 Focus on the other hand. When it came time to sell them both, I got over KBB and she got under KBB. Both ran great, but mine was impeccable.

    Then we got her an Outback and she started to keep the inside clean(er) and asked me if I would clean the outside occasionally. Now she has a brand new Impreza and starts getting twitchy when she hits a puddle or the dog messes up the back. Now I wash it more than my Tacoma. She does a lot around the house and I like keeping it clean.

    Jeff in Flagstaff

    [​IMG]
     
  5. Jan 30, 2014 at 11:00 AM
    #185
    Seabass

    Seabass I need to go return some videotapes...

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    My wife takes her car to the car wash at such random times, I don't bother. She says the $20 is no big deal and she already knows I wash my truck about once every 6 months.

    Now that I have a pressure washer, I wash mine more often but I just hate the detailing part. Spray off the mud and drive it dry.
     
  6. Feb 1, 2014 at 3:43 PM
    #186
    14TACO4X4

    14TACO4X4 Mmmmm... Beer

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    Your paint has to love that. *sarcasm*
     
  7. May 15, 2014 at 3:49 PM
    #187
    rtkbowhunter

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    Of course I wash my wife's SUV. I keep the vehicles clean, she keeps the pipes clean.....hehe :yay:
     
  8. May 15, 2014 at 6:26 PM
    #188
    Sugar Silva

    Sugar Silva Well-Known Member

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    Yep, I apply sealant and detail the interior every three months. I like the fact Mazda uses a triple stage pearl white. Wish Toyota would do the same. Maybe not pearl but a clear coat would be nice.
     
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