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Old 10-19-2010, 10:28 AM   #1
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Is it safe to take through carwash

Im wondering since i have a carb on mine 87 if going through the car wash is ok since when you enter the car wash the water gets shot up in the motor from below.

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Old 10-19-2010, 01:16 PM   #2
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Do you have an exposed air filter on it?


In reality it should be fine. but if you have an exposed filter it might be worth avoiding the highpressure undercarriage stuff.

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I do have an exposed filter but i was more worried about like the distributor and stuff getting wet
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I have done it. she sputtered but was ok.
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What about with a softtop ? And 1/2 doors ?
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What about with a softtop ? And 1/2 doors ?
"No Touch" car washes are ok for soft tops, just don't get mad when some water manages to get through the zippers Just never go through a wash that had brushes or whatever unless you have a hard op or no top
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Old 10-19-2010, 07:24 PM   #7
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wait.... you guys wash your jeeps? I just use puddles when available.
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Old 10-19-2010, 07:46 PM   #8
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Well I usually let my kids wash it yet I didn't know the top could handle a drive thru
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Well I usually let my kids wash it yet I didn't know the top could handle a drive thru
lol " let " them wash it

I like doing it by hand so I usually do it on my own. But when I do take it I go in the manual one and do it myself. I only use a little bit of soap on the soft top.

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If I wash off all the mud what will hold my Jeep together ??
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Old 10-20-2010, 05:22 PM   #11
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