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Old 07-08-2015, 03:28 PM   #1
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Do you wash your rig before a trip?

I've always wondered how many rv'ers wash their rigs before going on a trip? I'm fortunate that I have a building to keep mine in. As soon as we get home from a trip, I'll wash it from top to bottom. Then put it away clean. The BOSS cleans the dishes and towels and such and packs them away for the next trip. As for the bed linens, she'll wait until closer to the next trip to wash them so they'll be clean and fresh. I'll wash the TV and clean it up inside/out and then almost cry when we go through the first rain and the truck/TT get filthy.

What do you do?
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Old 07-08-2015, 03:33 PM   #2
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Same here.... wash and cry
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Old 07-08-2015, 03:35 PM   #3
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Rarely wash but I do cry when I hand the money over.
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Old 07-08-2015, 04:09 PM   #4
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Wash every time. It's my house. Plus washing anything is the best way to give it a close look for problems or soon to be problems.
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Old 07-08-2015, 04:12 PM   #5
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Wash the day we get home from a trip. Bugs come off easier that way. Depending on how dirty might wash before the trip again.
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Old 07-08-2015, 04:17 PM   #6
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Wash and put on cover as soon as we get back from each trip.
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Old 07-08-2015, 04:26 PM   #7
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always wash it before putting up and then wash it again before pulling away on a trip. I'll drive the truck and 5th wheel to a car wash and use the pressure washer there to get the bugs off the nose cap and front of the truck and then head back home for a hand wash.
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Old 07-08-2015, 04:33 PM   #8
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Kept in a barn when in Indiana. Always put up clean. Maybe I catch a Blue Beacon or another truck wash close to home or wash myself.

All laundry is generally done the day before we get home. We have washer & dryer.

When on the road or in Florida will generally catch a Blue Beacon every other week. If plan is to do an extended stay. I'll always get it washed ahead of getting to the park.

On a couple of occasions I've had mobile company wash & wax it at the park.

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Old 07-08-2015, 04:44 PM   #9
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The guys at the place I store it at will wash it for me.
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Old 07-08-2015, 04:51 PM   #10
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The guys at the place I store it at will wash it for me.
I need those guys!
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