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Old 08-19-2014, 08:42 PM
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Default Who uses a leaf blower to dry their Ram?

Just purchased a Toro (51609) electric leaf blower to reduce the wiping down of the Ram. I have read that if the vehicle has a good coat of wax the blower will reduce the drying time, also reducing the damaging of the paint finish. I have used a gas leaf blower in the past, but it was clumsy due it's weight. Anybody else use this method for drying off the Ram?
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I use one on the motorcycle, never tried the Ram, it's worth a shot!
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I use one on my Ram Daytona sometimes when in a hurry....
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Yes, I have the rigid vac that you pull the top off and it converts to a blower.
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I do! The leaf blower is awesome for getting water out of those little nooks and crannies they like to sit in...I hate water spots after I've cleaned the truck for an hour. It makes hand drying a lot easier too once you get the big puddles of water off.
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I do! The leaf blower is awesome for getting water out of those little nooks and crannies they like to sit in...I hate water spots after I've cleaned the truck for an hour. It makes hand drying a lot easier too once you get the big puddles of water off.

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I do all the time, big time saver.blow 98% of water off then spray it with detail spray and use an adams drying towel.
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i use it on the bike, cars and trucks. i hate water spots or scratches
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I do as well. Like others, blow 95% of the water off, then I go back over it with Chem Guys V7 and waffle weave towel to take care of the rest.
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I just started doing it not too long ago. Works awesome!!!
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