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How do you guys wash your wet okoles?

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by tALOHAma, Dec 9, 2011.

  1. Dec 9, 2011 at 7:41 PM
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    tALOHAma

    tALOHAma [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Anytime fog mod, debadged, drop in k&n, smoked taillights, led inside and out,
    I was wondering if anyone hear has tried to wash your "wet okoles" in the washing machine?
     
  2. Dec 9, 2011 at 7:47 PM
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    afd23a

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    Nope. I "hand" wash them with the wet okole shampoo and a garden hose.
     
  3. Dec 9, 2011 at 8:20 PM
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    tALOHAma

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    Anytime fog mod, debadged, drop in k&n, smoked taillights, led inside and out,
    I got the covers for 40 bucks, i think I might try it. Maybe WO is just trying to make more money with their shampoo.
     
  4. Dec 9, 2011 at 8:30 PM
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    oneBIGroom

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  5. Dec 9, 2011 at 8:59 PM
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    Razorecko

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    warm water and neoprone shampoo...brush to a foam, than wet vac up the suds. Repeat with water & sponge to rinse off and than wet vac dry.
     
  6. Dec 10, 2011 at 2:06 AM
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    tALOHAma

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    Anytime fog mod, debadged, drop in k&n, smoked taillights, led inside and out,
    Quick update; I did a "hand wash" with our fancy front load washer and all is well. Next time I'm def gonna just sand blast um though ;)
     
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