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How often do you wash your Tacoma?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by mtnrunner, Nov 25, 2012.

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How often do you wash your Tacoma

  1. Weekly

    408 vote(s)
    47.1%
  2. Monthly

    333 vote(s)
    38.5%
  3. Only after mudding

    57 vote(s)
    6.6%
  4. Never!

    68 vote(s)
    7.9%
  1. May 10, 2013 at 6:17 PM
    #201
    sportsguy

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    Still trying to figure out how to fit it into my shower stall!

    ...I actually let the dealer handle it whenever it goes in for an oil change - so maybe twice a year. Otherwise, Mother Nature can just get off her fat arse and rain on the damn thing! I contribute by not driving, thus, it gets washed. ;)

    I think the real question is how many burger wrappers can you stuff behind the seat - THAT needs a poll...!
     
  2. May 10, 2013 at 6:23 PM
    #202
    Redfox1

    Redfox1 'Stralia! Riding Roo's and wrangling koalas

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    Never while I'm at school :( .
     
  3. May 10, 2013 at 6:36 PM
    #203
    CanisLupus

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    I like to wash it once a week (if it isn't going to rain the day after...) and wax every 3 months. I give it a good interior and close detailing job every other time I wash.

    I actually really like cleaning it because I get to listen to music and not think about other stuff.

    Plus, I love the way my truck looks like this:

    [​IMG]

    Matt
     
  4. May 19, 2013 at 3:10 PM
    #204
    stainbrain

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    Everyday if time allows.
     
  5. May 19, 2013 at 3:21 PM
    #205
    bowzerdoo77

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    yea Im a freak like that too my 06 looks new still minus rock chips, I wax it all door jambs hinges under the hood all of it all the time, the big tires have chiped the shit out of it. I see new paint in the near future..
     
  6. May 19, 2013 at 3:24 PM
    #206
    Phil5393

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    Wash it every weekend and wax it once a month
     
  7. May 19, 2013 at 3:57 PM
    #207
    Raceline08

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    Just did! :D every week on Sunday! Some go to church, i wash my rig religiously :cool:

    Brett.
     
    Last edited: May 19, 2013
  8. May 19, 2013 at 4:03 PM
    #208
    TacomaCon

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    Rinse every Sunday and soap wash every first Sunday of the month.
     
  9. May 19, 2013 at 11:22 PM
    #209
    chipnoreo

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    Just washed and claybared it :D. Needs some wax now. Ran outta time before the sun went down and it got too damned cold :(

    Now i can see all those damed rock chips and trail souvenirs...
     
  10. May 20, 2013 at 7:39 AM
    #210
    Toyoda Tacoma

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    Whenever I can get a chance.
     
  11. May 20, 2013 at 11:47 AM
    #211
    aubi1414

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  12. May 22, 2013 at 2:04 AM
    #212
    arvizu9618

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    ...since i'm on a unlimited wash plan and its on the way home from work :cool:
     
  13. Aug 17, 2013 at 7:33 PM
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    jw1983

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    You forgot football.
     
  14. Aug 17, 2013 at 7:44 PM
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    Larry

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    mine has been getting bathed regularly with record rains this summer.
     
  15. Aug 17, 2013 at 7:52 PM
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    Colt562

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    Every sunday. Wax my cars once a month as well.

    I just went out and spend 80 bucks on cleaning supplies....all from Surf City Garage.
     
  16. Aug 17, 2013 at 7:56 PM
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    Yotabilly

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    Once a week. Claybar, wax and polish three or four times a year.
     
    Last edited: Aug 18, 2013
  17. Aug 17, 2013 at 8:19 PM
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    BLOODYMARY

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    When it rains ha!
     
  18. Aug 17, 2013 at 8:21 PM
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    Agro

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    Just sat down 820pm from finishing washing mine. I wash it when it needs it. Generally every 2 weeks but sometimes depending on the circumstances can be 2x a week. Just depends.
     
  19. Aug 17, 2013 at 9:58 PM
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    Warputer

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    A little lift & some extra steel....
    Same here....work schedule has a lot to do with it too.
     
  20. Aug 17, 2013 at 9:58 PM
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    BuckeyeTacoFL

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    I shoot for once a week but doesn't always happen!
     
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