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View Poll Results: How often do you think you need to wash your car ?
Once a week 95 48.72%
Once in a month 31 15.90%
Once in 3 months 7 3.59%
Every Service (6 months) 6 3.08%
Never 1 0.51%
Daily 55 28.21%
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Old 18th December 2012, 15:21   #91
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I don't have anybody else wash my cars. Only me.
And I manage to do it only once in 2 months, I need to improve :-)
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Old 18th December 2012, 17:48   #92
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Originally Posted by arup.misra

That can be quite a pain. I wash the car cover once a month. Simply soak it in soap water in a tub and rinse it next day. Drying on cloth line on the terrace.

I have kept a big bag inside the boot to store the car cover when its dirty. This helps keeping the boot clean.
Thanks. Now will see if I can wash it this way. Problem is drying it in my place.
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Old 18th December 2012, 18:03   #93
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Lucky enough to have engaged 2 of our apartment complex's security guards to wash our cars in the morning. As a result, all our cars get a bath 6 days of the week i.e. Monday through Saturday. Sundays they get a quick dry wipe down from me.

I also ensure I get the interior vacuumed once a week from him.

Once every 2 months or so, a thorough wash and interior shampooing from the professionals is in order.
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Old 19th December 2012, 10:49   #94
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I get my car washed by a guy (used to be 3 times a week). now after some water shortage issues in Pune, our society has made rules that cars can be washed only 2 days/week. I support that as I see car-washing as a very wasteful activity - especially when people just dump buckets of water and then wipe it rather than wiping with a wet cloth.

Often though on his designated days my car isn't parked at my home so I end up cleaning (nor washing) it myself.
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Old 28th August 2016, 16:37   #95
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The car is washed daily by the building guy, not bad at Rs.600/- bucks a month.
Once a week, the car gets pressure diesel wash to get rid of the grime at the hard to reach places. Usually, I'm never happy with this kind of wash especially for the shoddy job done to the interiors. However, can't expect much at Rs.350/- so then I have to go over the interiors myself. When the car was not being used daily like 2 years ago, it was twice a week.
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Old 29th August 2016, 10:58   #96
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My car gets washed by the 'washing boy' once a week, for 200/- a month. Though it's inexpensive, quality of the wash is poor. I once saw him drop a wet towel onto the floor (unpaved), he picked it up, shook it a couple of times and resumed his wiping! I continue with him because it is very difficult for me to find the time to do it myself. Car gets a professional pressure wash every 4-5 months.
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Mine is once in every 2 weeks because of the fear of hard water damaging the car. Get it done outside always. Previously it was once a week and I did it myself

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