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Old 05-08-2013, 12:04 PM   #1
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Best car cover to take on and off

I have searched and can't find any answers sooo what is the best car cover that would be easy to remove and put on? I have a DD and keep my camaro in the garage but it is a pain in the rear to dust it off and clean the dead bugs off it before I want to take it out for a drive. I normally drive my car 1-2 days during the week and want to be able to take cover off easily without scratching my car.
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Old 05-08-2013, 12:22 PM   #2
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I went with the $169 one. Works great.

http://www.carcovers.com/covers/cars...012/coupe.html
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Old 05-08-2013, 12:25 PM   #3
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It's going to do more damage then good to put a car cover on and off every day.
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Old 05-08-2013, 01:36 PM   #4
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Short answer = none
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"The only winning move is not to play." WarGames, 1983.

There was another thread on this topic a few weeks ago. Most of us agreed it's easier to wash the dust than it is to get the scratches out.
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Old 05-08-2013, 01:50 PM   #5
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3/4 people above got the correct answer.

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Old 05-08-2013, 04:28 PM   #6
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like above, any time your touching your paint, your creating scratches no matter how small. something I did for my moms last car was buy a super high quality microfiber blanket (over 100 bucks) and used that to lay on it while sitting, if it is laying light on the paint you may be better off. Either way you are kinda outta luck, car covers are a great way I make money as a detailer haha.
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Old 05-08-2013, 06:30 PM   #7
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I bought the GM cover when I ordered my 2010 SS and I couldn't be more happy with it. To put it on by myself is a breeze, just put the outside mirrors into the mirror pockets in the cover and the rest couldn't be easier. It takes me about 3 minutes to put the cover on by myself. As far as damage from the cover, I don't know what is better, possible damage from the cover or not having a cover on the car at all.

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Old 05-08-2013, 07:32 PM   #8
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I have a coverking satin strech cover. Its awesome.

However i only use it when the car will be sitting for a prolonged period of time. Like others said its not good for the corners of your car to be pulling it on and off all the time. If you only drive it 1-2 times a week then you should be fine.

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Old 05-10-2013, 11:38 AM   #9
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Thanks for the responses I think I may just find me a high quality microfiber blanket as suggested by MichiganSRT instead of risking scratching the car by stretching a cover on and off it.

I forgot to mention the dirt daubers, dobbers (however you spell it) that are apparently building a nest somewhere in my garage cause I have noticed tiny mud specks on the car even after it sits just one night....I have been going through some detail spray lately!
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