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    Should I clean it?






    I might need a brillo pad though. I'd cleaned the lights and plates at the start of the week, but the sides have not been touched for a while.
    why do today what you can...... I'll finish this later

    2958cc was 175BHP @ 4000rpm, 370Nm (273lb.ft.) @ 1900rpm NOW 230BHP/469Nm (344.9lb/ft)!! www.IUsedToOwnTwoAstras.com

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    That looks positively clean !....leave it a few more weeks

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    lol, thats what mine was like, hadn't washed it in a few weeks, had the jet wash on it to get the initial dirt off it, even that wouldnt budge, took about 3 hours of solid scrubbing
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    Yeah, I might do it for a christmas treat.
    why do today what you can...... I'll finish this later

    2958cc was 175BHP @ 4000rpm, 370Nm (273lb.ft.) @ 1900rpm NOW 230BHP/469Nm (344.9lb/ft)!! www.IUsedToOwnTwoAstras.com

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    That pillar looks just about right for using as a scraper.

    Besides, that's nothing compared to mine at the moment. Oh, and I've about 500 miles to do in the next few days, so it'll be much, much worse by the end of the weekend.
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    Hope you didnt treat my astra like that
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    Leave it, and plant tomatoes on it in the spring

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    am gonna post pics of my astra...i did jet wash it but somehow the dirt prevented the water an soap etc gettin thro so is now white instead of black...an ppl wrote on it an the writin is still clearly visable

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    Looks like were level pegging on cleanliness of the cars Kitchpoo!
    Mine is as dirty as that - you can barley see the number plate.
    The only clean part on the car is the scuff on the alloy spoke that I managed to do last night. not happy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sten
    Hope you didnt treat my astra like that
    Company car - doesnt get any treats - All cars I have owned are regulaly washed at least.
    why do today what you can...... I'll finish this later

    2958cc was 175BHP @ 4000rpm, 370Nm (273lb.ft.) @ 1900rpm NOW 230BHP/469Nm (344.9lb/ft)!! www.IUsedToOwnTwoAstras.com

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