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      10-26-2010, 06:59 PM   #1
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How to wash the car in the above-32 winter weather??

How do you guys wash your cars in the 32-40 degree winter weather when it's tough/impossible to use a hose??

Multiple warm water buckets??
Not at all??
Car wash.... gulp!!??
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      10-26-2010, 07:03 PM   #2
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Only slightly warm water. If your water is really hot and the glass is really cold you will crack it.

Use rubber gloves or you won't finish.

Otherwise, it all goes the same.
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I did it once when the temperature was close to low 30s and the water started turning into icee slush
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