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Old 03-06-2013, 02:25 PM   #91
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Washed both Foci. Poor F350 neglected.
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Dad got annoyed by my steel wheels, so I got new lug nuts and put my wheel covers back on.

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Old 03-06-2013, 03:07 PM   #93
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Took my Kaminari lip off for the third time this winter. Another storm predicted for Thurs. into Friday. I don't feel like plowing.
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Old 03-06-2013, 08:58 PM   #94
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stared at the bubbles in my new window tint (I know they will go away). Got my stubby antenna in the mail and installed it. Whew... I need a break
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Old 03-07-2013, 05:31 AM   #95
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Just the simple version for now..... clay barred, cut, polished, and waxed my hood and my driver's door. here's the paint on the hood before and after.





and the clay bar. Yeah I really cleaned the paint first too so it needed it. I got this about every square foot of hood.

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Old 03-07-2013, 05:59 PM   #96
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Tom Dually gets a bath...

I washed, polished, and waxed my F350 "Tom Dually"...









I really need to wash under the hood soon, too. 2006 with just under 55,000 miles on the odo. Good truck, although it drinks a lot of diesel.
EDIT: About 2 years back, I had a limb come down out of a tree and dent my truck, and the body shop did extra work for me in return for not replacing the FX4 decals. They were hokey anyway, but it is an FX4.
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I had low oil so took it to dealer. They scheduled me in for a more extensive examination next week.


My new intake shipped today, I'm hoping it doesn't take a stupid length of time to get here
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I rotated and topped off the air in my tires, also added like 3 drops of oil to the engine. Tomorrow if it is sunny, I think I might plastidip over my stripes. I ran out last time so the dip is really thin along the edges and isn't perfectly straight from the tear. I got plenty this time though.
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and the clay bar. Yeah I really cleaned the paint first too so it needed it. I got this about every square foot of hood.

Mmm...pancakes.

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hahaha you're probably accurate too. some of it is tree sap.
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