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post #1 of 17 (permalink) Old 05-01-2005, 05:59 PM Thread Starter
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Washed and waxed the Avalanche for the first time

I used Zaino, like I always did with my Corvette. It's a long process, I also used claybar. But, it sure turned out nice.

If you look closely, you may see the present I gave to my wife for her birthday on Saturday.
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nice box behind it, did it come with tape to ship it back?....jking, nice truck and like the box behind it too



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Wow. Looks just like the truck that I used to have! Except after I cleaned mine, the wheelwells were much cleaner and the wheelwell liners got armor all on them. I have some hi-res pics somewhere.....
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Wow. Looks just like the truck that I used to have! Except after I cleaned mine, the wheelwells were much cleaner and the wheelwell liners got armor all on them. I have some hi-res pics somewhere.....

Very funny. I considered it, but decided against the wheel wells. It IS a truck, afterall.
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Nice truck Shan! Thats alot of surface area to clean... easily a full day eh.
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But what about teh BIKE?!?!

ddecart (Dave) - post up those high res photos, at least 4mb! (PS - welcome to the forum)
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Can the posts on this site get anymore lame than this?
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Look it's a box on wheels behind that plastic truck.. just kidding Shan! Looks good!




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Shan, you gotta stop teasing DJ like this with all these pics...LOL next thing I know he will cancel the contract to our house and come riding home in an Avalanche!! Nice truck....wouldn't mind having one myself.... if I wasn't so short!!
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How long did it take you to claybar it?

What'd you get the wife, the Scion? I like those, a friend of mine has a TC and it's pretty cool.
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How so Ace??? Because of her comment??

If it wasn't for the banning...that would have never been said.
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