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      03-23-2013, 08:43 AM   #1
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Arrow German car wash... Washstrasse...

I thought some of you might like to see what a German car wash looks like. Its pretty much the same machine they have all over the world. Although the German ones wash from UNDER the car as well.

I always wash my 1er by hand... but I do take my old 5er to the automatic car wash.


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      03-23-2013, 11:38 AM   #2
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While I love the drying mechanism, I'm still having withdrawals after watching those plastic bristles spinning...and spinning...and spinning.

It's a wonder your 5er has any paint left, Dack!
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I can't believe I watch the whole 6:24 video of your car being washed! It was very interesting though for some reason. I guess i was trying to compare it to all the carwash places i have gone to before and comparing the subtle differences. Seems your wash gets better coverage and dries way better than the ones I been too. Would have loved it for my old truck. By the way I hand wash my 1er too and would never let that touch it.
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I can't believe I watch the whole 6:24 video of your car being washed! ...

There is a regular "drive thru" car wash here, that pulls your car thru the wash. The special weird thing about that one is the soap bubbles are pink/purple/blue and smell real good. lol Maybe I should go there.
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      03-24-2013, 09:57 AM   #5
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By the way I hand wash my 1er too and would never let that touch it.
+1.

I'd let my car stay dirty rather than take it through a car wash.
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      03-24-2013, 12:07 PM   #6
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Some of ours here as well in montreal wash the underneath !
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Some of ours here as well in montreal wash the underneath !
As do some here in the States. Just depends on location and manufacturer...
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Dack! how could you watch your car go through this?! haha
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