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Fragrance. Nothing lasts. What to do?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by ERdept, Dec 28, 2008.

  1. Dec 28, 2008 at 5:41 PM
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    ERdept

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    I used the pine tree shaped freshner in my car, which I love.

    I like pine scent. But it didn't last for more than three days.

    I used to grocery store gels, but they dont' last long either.


    What fragrance trick can I do to make the scent last in the car w/o having to continually change out and replace for new again?
     
  2. Dec 28, 2008 at 5:44 PM
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    SC4333

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    Get your self a small branch off a pine tree if there are any around. I tried this before and it worked pretty good! Just make sure you don't get sap all over the place.

    There arent many pine trees in Texas though...
     
  3. Dec 28, 2008 at 5:45 PM
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    brianr

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    I lay a fabric softner sheet or two under my right front seat. (outdoor fresh scent) smells like pine trees to me.
     
  4. Dec 28, 2008 at 5:45 PM
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    Skunk spray. It will last a LOOOOOOONG time. Trust me I know.
     
  5. Dec 28, 2008 at 5:46 PM
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    FlawedXJ

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    maybe your nose is getting used to it.
     
  6. Dec 28, 2008 at 5:47 PM
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    I have a spray can of febreze I keep in the door pocket.
     
  7. Dec 28, 2008 at 5:49 PM
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    jeremy_283

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    i made a post a while back mentioning this... back in sept or early oct. i bought a glade brand scented oil car air freshener ..... like $3 or so.... hadn't replaced the oil canister yet... (although i prolly will here in the next week or two)... and it has adjustable setting so if u want it closed, part open, or full open.... i leave mine full open... they are freakin amazing
     
  8. Dec 28, 2008 at 5:50 PM
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  9. Dec 28, 2008 at 6:08 PM
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    Don't remove the plastic it comes with. Just cut one of the corners off. Once the fragrance fades cut another corner & so on. Till all the corners have been used, then pull back some of the plastic.

    Yankee Candle sells all sorts of car air fresheners. I had a girlfriend give me one from there. By doing the above it lasted a couple of months.
     
  10. Dec 28, 2008 at 6:20 PM
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    i use the christmas tree things too

    i get em in packs of 3 and use 3 at a time

    i hide 1 under my seat 1 in pass seat and 1 under the rear seat and swithc between vanilla cocoanut and strawberry (yes i let my gf choose) once they begin to fade
     
  11. Dec 28, 2008 at 7:03 PM
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    Dude, quit eating chili dogs and it won't smell so bad.
     
  12. Dec 28, 2008 at 7:21 PM
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    I use a multi sided attack on foul scents in my truck. First frontal attack is the Fabreez, Absorball, or the stuff I got from Wet Okole. The second attack is with this pine scented stuff my Wife got me from Bath and Body Works. Then, later on, I stick a dryer sheet under a seat of the truck.
     
  13. Dec 28, 2008 at 7:47 PM
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    OMG, is this site turning into Oprah? Man, Bath and Body Works, Yankee Candle... Guys, please, immediately go to Trucknutz.com and make a purchase.









    :p
     
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    glade brothas, glade.....
     
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    Please note that my Wife went there. Not me. I need no truck nuts. :D
     
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    i use a renuzit adjustable cone. i open it up and just put it in one of the door cup holders . it fits perfect and last forever...... plus it's cheap , you can get it at walmart
     
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    right now i am using an ocean breeze fragarance.....

    next i will do the spring sensations

    oh the guys will just LOVE IT!!!

    can't wait!!!
     
  18. Dec 28, 2008 at 8:01 PM
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  19. Dec 28, 2008 at 8:09 PM
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  20. Dec 28, 2008 at 8:15 PM
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    kinda getting out of hand...
    hahaha this is cracking me up. I have never used anything...but maybe I will try a dryer sheet or somethin under a seat lol :rolleyes:
     
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