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Old 11-20-2000, 08:38 PM
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I am looking for advice/recommendations on car covers. The vehicle will be stored for the winter in my garage which is heated by a convective gas heater. My main concern is too keep dirt and salt dust off the finish.

Any input is most appreciated!


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Old 11-20-2000, 09:39 PM
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Just curious -
Why the cover when the car is in a heated and enclosed garage ?
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Old 11-21-2000, 09:37 AM
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In Minnesota, the roads are literally blanketed with salt and sand at the first hint of snow. My other vehicles share the garage with the MB. The caked on snow/salt/sand that melts off the other vehicles falls to the floor of the garage. That salt and sand dust goes everywhere and the problem is exacerbated when a nuerotic chap, as myself, sweeps the floor.
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Old 11-22-2000, 02:40 AM
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I posted info on where to get a NOAH car
cover at good price some time ago. Look up the archives !
good luck !

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Old 11-24-2000, 09:09 PM
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Wanted to mention car covers that are made out of same material as Tyvek.
It's usually white and packaged under different brand names.
I bought several mainly to provide cover from summer sun.
I think they would make grear slip covers for inside the garage as well, and the cost is reasonable - around $40 at places like WalMart.

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