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Sep 17, 4:33pm - #277809 
ur gonna wash the paint off that damn car!...

is this true? i just washed my car last saturday and the damn hurricane blew dirt all over my car so i need to wash it. will washing ur car a lot do anything at all to the paint?

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Sep 17, 4:44pm - #277810 
no, the paint wont come off.

Its a myth kinda like the one that dads say "if you play with it to much its going to fall off"



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Sep 17, 5:39pm - #277811 
lmao

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Sep 17, 6:04pm - #277812 
Your going to shoot your eye out!

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Sep 17, 6:06pm - #277813 
yeah i get that all the time. just do it in a shaded area, just so you won't end up getting dry spots, cause that can ruin your paint.


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Sep 17, 8:54pm - #277814 
rofl

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Sep 17, 9:18pm - #277815 
rofl rofl rofl
well, if you wax ur car too much, maybe... but not washing lol


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Sep 17, 11:54pm - #277816 
if you use a lot of scratch and fade remover you can put swirl marks on the paint if you press hard enough eek


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Sep 17, 11:57pm - #277817 
dont worry too much, ull get a heart attack!

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Sep 18, 11:30am - #277818 
rofl

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Sep 19, 10:36am - #277819 
Originally Posted by stefanoc
dont worry too much, ull get a heart attack!


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Sep 19, 10:50am - #277820 
I wouldnt worry about it.


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Sep 19, 11:26am - #277821 
thatsfunny this thread

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Sep 19, 11:34am - #277822 
Originally Posted by 2003cbgts
is this true? i just washed my car last saturday and the damn hurricane blew dirt all over my car so i need to wash it. will washing ur car a lot do anything at all to the paint?

that's nucking futs. grin

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Sep 19, 10:20pm - #277823 
WOW rofl


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Sep 19, 11:12pm - #277824 
hey hes a noob give the guy a break rice

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Sep 20, 12:43am - #277825 
Heheh, NOT washing your car will probably do more damage to your paint smile

I didn't wash my car for two weeks, and sure enough, I had hit a nasty bug. Little booger messed up the paint where his guts had been. So now I have 2-3 spoils in my paint (sorta looks like the paint melted for a few seconds, then hardened right back up... Not sure how to describe it. It's like dented and twisted at the same time).

Oh well. The town I live in, it's pointless to repair the paint for now. (I've had the car maybe 5-6 months, and I have 10+ small chips in the front, and I don't even bother counting the back (right behind the tires)).

When I move, I think I'll just get a body kit and repair any other chips.


But anyway, back on topic - it won't hurt your car to wash it. It will hurt it NOT to wash it smile


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Sep 20, 6:48am - #277826 
its good to give your baby bath once in a while thumbsup and you should rub it with some lotion every month lol

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