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Do you pay to get your car detailed or do you do it yourself? Why?
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I have my detail guy come to the house or office every other week to detail my car. I am more than capable of doing it myself, but would rather not spend the time on it.

It's best when he comes to the office. Kills two birds with one stone, and it's nice to leave the office after a long day in a freshly detailed car.

The hardest part was finding somebody who would detail it to my level of OCD.
 

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I pay for a full clean/mini detail every two months or so. (Includes hand wax) I've had a full detail done only when a vehicle is for sale. $200, but looks better than new.

I do it myself weekly.

The place I pay does an amazing job. Full price is $49, discount or coupon $39.
 

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I do mine myself, force of habit. I used to use ,a vehicle for the transport 'Of Game For Human Consumption' (Technical name for a Kangaroo shooter). So my vehicle had to be kept at a high standard and the habit stuck
 

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I do my car myself...:supergrin:...But I have my truck and my wife's car done by a detailer every month or so. Less time consuming to get the daily drivers done.
 

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God details my vehicle every time it rains.
God did mine yesterday! :)

No, I do not pay someone to clean my vehicles.
I maintain my own vehicles regularly and hose it off occasionally.
I really don't care what mine looks like to others as long as the windshield is clean, I'm good.
 
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I pay the local car wash a monthly fee for exterior wash and interior clean and vacuum. And I can go as many times a week as I need.
Once a year in the spring I'll usually go for a full detail, I hate when my vehicles do not look good !
 

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Every 6 months full detail inside and out, wax, polish, clay bar, leather treatment, carpet washing, vent cleaning, etc, etc, etc. I take multiple cars so it runs me $150 for my full size Toyota Sequoia.

Every 2 weeks I go through the local car wash (combination hand wash and machine) and have the exterior done including wheels cleaned and tire shine. Runs me $16. Local dealerships have machine wash free, but with new expensive wheels I don't trust them not to scratch them, plus the wash isn't the best.
 

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First off, if you have a nice car, STAY AWAY from car washes unless they are touch free. Those brushes are nasty and full of dirt that will scratch your car. I have a 14 Mustang GT/CS that is washed weekly, waxed with Griots Showroom Shine bi-weekly. Door jambs, vents, dashboard, instruments and engine bay are cleaned weekly. Seats are cleaned and conditioned. All black trim is treated with Chemical Guys spray. Body is clayed every few months. Yes, I am anal about a spotless car. Something my dad instilled in me and I take great pride in doing it myself.
 

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Do you pay to get your car detailed or do you do it yourself? Why?
Yeah.

I don't have time and I can afford to do so.
Same goes for house cleaning and the lawn.
I have a pool robot so I don't need a pool boy.[emoji23]


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I do a full detail, inside and out, of all of the cars in my fleet twice a year, in the Spring and Fall. I need to do my truck this weekend and then I'll have all of my cars ready for winter.

Other than that, I have a monthly "Unlimited" pass at one of the local car washes for my work car. $15 a month for the basic express wash, which includes drying, and they have free do- it- yourself vacuums. I usually run it through twice a week. My truck and the wife's van get washed as needed, which is usually once every two weeks for the truck since it's parked outside and about once a month for the van since it's parked in the garage and doesn't get used much.
 
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I clean it myself.
 
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