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Old 12-17-2007, 01:14 AM   #11
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I drive the Bonneville all year. I believe that if you wash weekly (twice a week if the DOT is out after you), and be sure to powerwash the underside very well. you'll be just fine.
not gonna happen very often for me its so cold out everything freezes. cant afford car washes once a week, and im not pressure washing when its in the teens out..
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unfortunately, my bonne is being driven in it this year. But the salt is being removed ASAP hopefully If I had any real say in it, it'd stay in the garage all winter. So sad for a car that has such minimal rust at best.

Hopefully it'll be back with me by the time next winter rolls around. Probably by the time I move to NC.
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:( Yes this is the first year i am driving my bonneville in the snow.
I couldn't afford a 4x4 by the time winter hit :(
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My car is a year rounder until I can afford a beater/winter truck.

Wish I could winter store it :(
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when i get a bonneville, hopefully i will be able to afford to have the blazer as a winter driver..
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heated windshield ??????
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Old 12-17-2007, 10:37 AM   #17
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Unfortunately, my car is a 12 month car. The only good news, is our area doesn't get a lot of snow (save for yesterday ) and I park underground with a carwash bay, so....its not as bad as it could be.

Once 2 incomes start rollin in....oh baby....look out....winter rat and 2 decent cars to drive in
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i registered here because i needed some info on fixing my mothers ssei. myself, my 'good car' is something most would use as a winter beater. my winter beater is a 1995 explorer with almost 185k miles on it.

i picked the truck up for almost nothing, threw used tires on it, newbrake pads and rotors, fixed the 4wd. i have about $750-$800 in truck today to date [including purchase price].

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i will drive it until it is no longer economically worth while to do so.
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I drive my Bonneville in the summer, then come winter, I drive my bonneville.... mo OTHER bonneville that is
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heated windshield ??????
Yes. There'* only a couple of us here with it. 92 had a seperate switch, 93 runs for a short period off defrost with the rear and the mirrors. Works great. I doubted it myself until I had the OEM windshield replaced and saw the wires.

Still haven't really sorted it all out. 93'* aren't technically supposed to have it.
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