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Old 10-08-2013, 01:40 AM
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whattttttt is California Duster?...

And my truck has a massive dent and some smaller ones, and some rust spots, soo it still looks like crap even after i wash it..

I only give it a good clean (and thats only even the self-car washes) every few months, when it gets really dirty, or if i know im going to be showing it off.
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this is the original
http://www.amazon.com/Original-Calif.../dp/B00008RW9U

i have the Mequires one
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Below's the link to The Junkman's clip as to the proper way to use the California Duster and the only way it should be used.

Any other [usual] method and you're inducing microscopic scratches into your paint's clear coat that, while may not be visible initially under ideal conditions, will surface over time under all conditions/lighting and will need addressing.

First clip starts at app. 7:30

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I used to wash my truck religiously when I first bought it a little over a year ago.

Then i scratched it up taking it in the woods, and there's a mysterious dent in the tail gate. I haven't taken care of her, admittedly, and now I think it looks worse when I wash her up. So i just leave her dirty. A shame I know.

If it were a brand new truck I'd probably treat it much differently. But it's 6 years old at this point. I'm not worried about it. Been tossing around the idea of getting it completely detailed but I don't want to spend the money on it then inevitably mess it up. Some of the camp spots i go to i have to drive through some narrow paths and the tree branches just wreck it. It's a truck, and she's gets abused like one..but takes it like a champ.
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Once upon a time I would wash the truck by hand at least once a week. That time has passed.

The other day I was sitting out on the front porch with my wife, and I made some sort of comment that it was great weather to wash the truck. I then made another comment that I wasn't motivated enough to do so, after which we both went back inside LOL.

It's nice to have a clean truck, but it's not always high on my list of "must do's"


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It rained today and I can't wait to wash the truck. I hate when its dirty. I think it drives better clean.
Glad it's not just me, I've always thought my vehicles ran better when clean!

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hahahahhahaha im pretty sure at 0:17 in the part 3 video he farted.

Lmao, yup, your right, its @ 00.19, you can here the burrito passing
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hahahahhahaha im pretty sure at 0:17 in the part 3 video he farted.

Doesn't even phase him.
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