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Discussion in 'Photo & Video Gallery' started by MWright936, Sep 27, 2008.

  1. MWright936

    MWright936 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    I'm sure nobody cares but me, but I just spent the day washing, waxing, armor-all'ing, etc. my truck and it looks awesome, so I had to take pictures! I had been putting off washing it because of all the freakin love bugs down here. Well, this weekend I decided I couldn't wait anymore because the truck was looking awful. I spent the first two hours cleaning the inside and scrubbing all the bugs off. Then came its bath, wax, rain-x, wheel shine, and tire shine. It took about 6 hours total, including several short breaks. After all of that work, I think it's worth it!


  2. Davandy

    Davandy Moderator 5+ Years ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

    Shiny and bright :glasses: it’s a lot of work to get that result.
  3. retired2001

    retired2001 Epic Member 5+ Years 5000 Posts

    Lots of work, but it sure looks like it was worth it!
  4. Springthing

    Springthing Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

  5. CarpenterGuy

    CarpenterGuy Epic Member 5+ Years 500 Posts

    GOSH i wish i could get my truck to look like that! It has alot of light scratches in it and i cant find a cream to get the scratches out. Does anyone know how i can get them out (other than a new top coat or repainting the entire thing)?
  6. MWright936

    MWright936 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    I have quite a few light scratches on the bed of my truck. Wax hides them for a little while. I use Turtle Wax Ice paste wax. I probably won't use another wax because this wax lets me apply it in open sunlight when the surface of the truck is probably 100+ degrees. I've used it twice now, and I'm always impressed with the results. They also make a liquid wax, but I haven't tested it yet.
  7. dwill3015

    dwill3015 Epic Member 5+ Years ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

    Very nice! I had 5 minutes to run mine through the carwash yesterday but it turns out so much nicer to do it by hand.
  8. zach45

    zach45 Epic Member 5+ Years 100 Posts

    i did the same friday.. for about 4-5 hours... rainded today nad my truck is covered in mud...
  9. MWright936

    MWright936 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    I hate when that happens! Seems like it always rains right after you wash you truck.
  10. 04sierracrewcab

    04sierracrewcab Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    looks nice i did the same last weekend

    so do you wanna come down and do mine next weekend??? :lol:

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