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      03-07-2009, 05:54 PM   #1
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5 Corners Car Wash - Any good?

I am real intrigued with this place...they are a true hand wash.

From what I see on their website, looks very promising. Looks to be sheepskin mitts they use...http://www.fivecornerscarwash.com/contact.html
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      03-07-2009, 07:32 PM   #2
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why not wash your car yourself? it'll save you money and you'll know it was done correct. I don't care how many fancy cars they post, I'm sure they rush things which just leads to swirls and all sorts of fun stuff....
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why not wash your car yourself? it'll save you money and you'll know it was done correct. I don't care how many fancy cars they post, I'm sure they rush things which just leads to swirls and all sorts of fun stuff....
Bro...I've probably washed my car hundreds of times already since I've got it - and it gets old QUICK. If I really wanted to wash it I wouldn't have made this thread.
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      03-07-2009, 11:41 PM   #4
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5 corners is OK but UltraSonic on jericho about 5 mins away is WAY better.
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5 corners is OK but UltraSonic on jericho about 5 mins away is WAY better.
Where on Jericho exactly?
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westbury car wash FTW its on old country road but washing yourself is always best
five corners is garbage
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its about 4 blocks west of little neck parkway on jericho turnpike...huge place cant miss it.
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      03-08-2009, 10:23 AM   #9
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westbury car wash FTW its on old country road but washing yourself is always best
five corners is garbage
YEAH RIGHT. Avoid this place like the plague. I brought my own towels to use and My car turned To SWIRL CITY.
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More Info on Ultra Sonic

Actual Address = 249-24 Jericho Turnpike, Bellerose NY 11001

This place is gold from what it looks. scroll down for the pics.

Im so excited to go there in a few hours cuz my car looks like utter shit it hasnt been washed the entire winter and went on 4 snowboarding trips already.

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5 Corners is great! I don't usually go to car washes... but he is my Boy, and a fellow e92 owner! Support him!

I have spoke in detail with him about how he strives to provide the highest quality car wash around, and is legit! They go over the car twice with the wash mits, by hand. They also take atleast another 10mins on your car after it comes out!~

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Best Car Wash

First off, i live in Bellerose in the neighborhood right behind Ultra Sonic car wash. I tried them 2 times now because i didnt want to drive to five corners. Not only did Ultra sonic take close to 25 mins to get my car into the tunnel with only 4 cars infront of me. I was there for over an hour and my car looked like crap. I believe their wash scratched my hood and they pretty much told me to screw off. so i then went to five corners the following week told them about my experience there and they buffed out my scratch for nothing. They are a true hand wash, great customer service, and im pretty sure they were the first ones to be a hand wash. And most importantly my car comes out mint every time.

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1 post. joined today, just to post negative comments on ultrasonic and praise 5 corners.

does this actually help 5 corners or damage and make me not wanna go.
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1 post. joined today, just to post negative comments on ultrasonic and praise 5 corners.

does this actually help 5 corners or damage and make me not wanna go.
im sorry i just joined today... thought i wouild share my car wash experience. you want positive....ultra sonic is a beutiful place, just didnt do a good job at washing my car. Another good car wash is westbury hand wash..but they have a machine in the tunnel with cloth....not a true hand wash but they did a good job.
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Personally ive had a WAY better expierence at Ultra Sonic then 5 corners.
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Personally ive had a WAY better expierence at Ultra Sonic then 5 corners.
wow....i guess my two visits there i was just extremely unlucky. what made your experience there WAY better?
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Lightbulb Five Corners HAND car wash

Hey all... Just wanted to introduce myself. I am from Five Corners Car Wash of New Hyde Park. I too am a fellow E92 owner. I have read many of these threads and appreciate all those that have patronized my establishment. I ahve grown up in this business and take great pride in my end poduct here. You can check out my website for more information and all that we have to offer at www.5cornerscarwash.com . Please feel free to ask me any questions that you may have related to car washing and detailing.

I have read some of these posts of some people being very satisfied with my establishment and others that are not. For those of you that are not 100% satisfied I would like to know what I can do better to make your experience here as best as possible.

For those of you that havent tried me...give me a shot.. ask for Dave out front and i will do my best to take care of my fellow e90/e92 owners.
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