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Old 03-13-2005, 03:35 PM   #1
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how i hate pollen!

this is the reason why i hate this time of the year. i washed and waxed this car yesterday...yes..its pitch black..doesnt look liek it huh?


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Old 03-13-2005, 03:38 PM   #2
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That sucks, I have that same problem. My car is white but in spring it turns YELLOW.

All you can do is spray it down.
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Old 03-13-2005, 03:51 PM   #3
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yeah..the only thing that sucks is it was covered by the time i was done
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Gah! I know that picture well... I made a thread about it too, but no picture of my car. Three days in a row my car went from spotlessly clean to covered in yellow crap, the third time it literally happened while I watched. I have my car in a garage, which helps a lot, but it still gets pollen on it each time someone opens the garage door.
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Old 03-13-2005, 04:17 PM   #5
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Lol! At least you don't have the white stuff to worry about!

I'd do anything to be able to wash AND wax my car!
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Old 03-13-2005, 04:44 PM   #6
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well...you have to worry about snow, i have to worry about the texas heat.....so..who ACTUALLY get the short end of the stick there? lol. since your not supoposed to wax your car in direct sunlight, that means i can wax my car once in a blue moon....or untill i get a house with a garage, then it will be my weekend job..lol.
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OH YEA!!

Well every YEAR giant swarms of robins migrate to where I live, and I have not 1 but 2 giant holly trees FULL of nice ripe berrys. NOTHING IS SAFE my dog even has bird crap on her. Oh and thats not the worst of it the realy bad part is when they are in mating season they see their reflection in the car mirrors and fight themselves. Therefore scratching my mirrors, and I also have mirror window tint so I have bags tied over my mirrors and blankets over my windows plus the pollen season and in the summer the average is about 92*. And I have no garage.

Ha beat that...........
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Old 03-13-2005, 06:04 PM   #8
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looks like you need to cut that tree down. i dont have a garage either...full of a bunch of crap. every house i have lived in we have always had the garage full of crap..never a car. id say cut down that tree and build yourself a garage! lol
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I get rain.


Lots and lots of rain.




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Hey deftones, what area of Houston are you in? I'm also in Houston, and yes this Pollen SUCKS! Hopefully it won't last long. I always see a black SVT focus in my area but have never spoken to the guy. It looks kinda like urs.
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