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Old 07-25-2012, 07:06 PM   #1
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Jeep ain't gonna clean itself

I've noticed that some people drive their jeeps in extreme conditions.
When they go deep into mud, however, I wonder if the mud/dirt doesn't splash (or seep in big volumes) into the interiors (seats/mats/electricals) and spoil it?

Is there a way to avoid this or do we just need to do the cleaning? If cleaning, then it surely sounds like a pain! How would you do it?
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Old 07-25-2012, 09:56 PM   #2
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I let mother nature take care of that for me. If its really bad go to one of those self serve car washes.

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Old 07-25-2012, 10:46 PM   #3
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Here's one way that works, but sometimes it takes multiple passes to get it as clean as you desire.

1. Get a snorkel kit.
2. Find a clean body of water that is about 4.5 - 5 feet deep.
3. Drive into body of water.
4. Exit water.
5. Repeat steps 3 - 4 as required, until desired results are achieved. (or until you peg your fun meter).

I think my work here is done.

Good Luck.


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Old 07-25-2012, 10:53 PM   #4
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Well I haven't done this in a jeep yet but in my Tacoma I have taken all the interior carpet out and put a spray in bedliner in and neoprene set covers (fitted) to cut down on the mold/mildew so I figure it would work the same way for your jeep just leave some drain holes in the floor for drainage of the water
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