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gearmax

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Message Posted: Nov 21, 2010 12:56:11 PM

Did you know that by simply waxing your car you can gain about 2 miles per gallon more. Is it just me or is it true, what do you think
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8_Ball2014
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Message Posted: Dec 20, 2014 3:06:02 AM

Another drug induced question.
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Message Posted: Dec 19, 2014 11:32:42 AM

fantasy
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Mikeyl
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Message Posted: Dec 18, 2014 9:17:46 PM

Uh, no. There is no possible way there would be a measurable difference.
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Message Posted: Dec 18, 2014 2:03:32 PM

sure
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weddy11
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Message Posted: Dec 18, 2014 8:50:02 AM

No, it didn't make any measurable difference.
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Message Posted: Dec 18, 2014 8:17:12 AM

no
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Somebody has been playing too much Gran Turismo.
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Message Posted: Dec 16, 2014 1:09:28 PM

NO!
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No
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Message Posted: Dec 15, 2014 11:34:00 AM

No.
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Message Posted: Dec 15, 2014 7:22:21 AM

no
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Message Posted: Dec 14, 2014 3:11:46 PM

never
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Message Posted: Dec 14, 2014 9:14:29 AM

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Message Posted: Dec 2, 2014 11:10:42 AM

No.
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RealtorJeff
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2014 6:39:14 PM

Yes to waxing the car, not a believer that it improves MPG.
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2014 2:45:21 PM

not true
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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2014 11:21:48 AM

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Message Posted: Nov 29, 2014 1:43:41 AM

Now I've heard just about everything dude.
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Message Posted: Nov 28, 2014 9:08:28 AM

no
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Message Posted: Nov 24, 2014 9:25:11 AM

you are kidding, right?
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Message Posted: Nov 23, 2014 7:48:58 PM

never heard of it
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Message Posted: Nov 22, 2014 8:55:00 PM

I've read that a freshly-waxed WWII fighter aircraft had about 7 more mph top speed than a "dirty" one. I doubt that would translate into anything detectable on the average car at 70 mph.
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Message Posted: Nov 21, 2014 9:20:58 PM

wax hardens in cold weather so in winter, use a light coat of graphite all over your car
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Message Posted: Nov 21, 2014 10:16:42 AM

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Message Posted: Nov 19, 2014 8:34:38 AM

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Message Posted: Nov 19, 2014 7:33:40 AM

Never.....
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2014 8:35:57 PM

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Message Posted: Nov 14, 2014 12:09:41 AM

Huh?
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Message Posted: Nov 13, 2014 8:11:23 PM

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