Originally Posted by Taunto
I Perfer hand washing like as everyone has stated. My biggest part of using a drive in car wash with using the pressure washer my self and all the options is I personally dont own a pressure washer and after a long weekend cruise or sometimes a night time cruise the front bumper and windscreen get packed with lots bugs. If I have time I take it to a car was just to at least pressure wash the bugs off as I find pressure wash does a much better job on that part than my garden hose.
This. I always keep a mitt in my trunk and I'll soak the car with the soap from the wash then use the mitt. Costs me $2-$4. I find with the pressure washer it keeps your car cleaner for longer - winter I'll hit it up every other day and summer maybe twice weekly.