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Old 06-14-2010, 11:41 PM
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I now have a 2010 black sport, before that I had a 09 Black F-150. The Ford I would wash and rinse and it would look great, the Ram shows water spots like crazy. I think the Ford might have had better clear coat or something.

I love the new truck and would never go back to the F-150 but man this thing is a bugger to wash.
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trying using, turtle wax car wash, i think its called wash and wax.




also i dont think theres anything better about a truck that small just kidding
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trying using, turtle wax car wash, i think its called wash and wax.




also i dont think theres anything better about a truck that small just kidding
That's my next plan. I hear Blackmagic wax is the best. Next weekend that's on my to do list.
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Wax could make a big difference.
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The best part I've found from owning a Ford versus owning a Ram is that they're service techs have far more experience than those at Dodge.

And before they even look at your vehicle they know exactly what the problem is, and everytime its always the same thing..."The problem is circled right on the front of your truck for you."



Did I say that? lol
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And for 2011, they're making the circle BIGGER! Guess they have more problems to 'circle'.
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nah brad the problems are not getting bigger, just harder to contain!!! thats why the bigger circle is needed!!
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trying using, turtle wax car wash, i think its called wash and wax.




also i dont think theres anything better about a truck that small just kidding
That picture looks familiar. Actually, looking out of my window I see both trucks as I type this. They are not parked next to one another (as I heard FORD is contagious) and the F-150 isn't backed in today.
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Using a good soap is the best thing to get rid of water spots while washing. Also you have to really get her dry quick before the water dries. It was probably easier on the Ford since it is smaller haha
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Mine's showing a lot of spots this week as well. We had a very light rain a couple of days ago and maybe it was just a bit dirty. Could be acid rain as well. I need to was/detail mine again - it's been about (6) months since the last good waxing. Thanks for the reminder!
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