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Old 10-06-2010, 05:44 PM   #1
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winter storage?



Does anyone have any advice on tarps, for covering my car in winter storage?
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Old 10-06-2010, 11:28 PM   #2
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find somewhere indoors to store it.
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Old 10-07-2010, 10:18 AM   #3
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find somewhere indoors to store it.
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Old 10-07-2010, 01:09 PM   #4
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what if he is storing it inside but still wants to cover it? stop jumping to conclusions.
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Old 10-07-2010, 01:37 PM   #5
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why would you use a tarp indoors?
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Old 10-07-2010, 03:11 PM   #6
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Dust and scratch protection. I use a tarp on mine even though it's in my garage
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Old 10-07-2010, 03:28 PM   #7
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I wouldn't use a "tarp" in the heavy blue plastic sense. The only thing I'd use is a fitted cover, so it doesn't move around on the car and scratch it. You're better off not covering it than using something that could slide on the paint surface.
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^^bingo. Putting a tarp on for scratch protection is silly.
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Old 10-07-2010, 08:08 PM   #9
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what if he is storing it inside but still wants to cover it? stop jumping to conclusions.
thanks Fern3! I am storing it in a garage...just want to keep the dust off!
I am a girl, by the way!
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Old 10-07-2010, 10:08 PM   #10
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BMW does have one made for your car, unfortunatly its pretty expensive... but if its indoors, then i would just clean off the dust onces a week or something...
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Old 10-08-2010, 12:53 AM   #11
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BMW does have one made for your car, unfortunatly its pretty expensive... but if its indoors, then i would just clean off the dust onces a week or something...
Or you can just get a generic cover from Canadian tire or somewhere online. It may not fit perfectly, but it will cover your car with something that won't scratch it up and will keep dust out.
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Old 10-08-2010, 01:23 AM   #12
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Or you can just get a generic cover from Canadian tire or somewhere online. It may not fit perfectly, but it will cover your car with something that won't scratch it up and will keep dust out.
+1!!! For under $100 you can get a nice soft cover that will keep the dust off!

Last time i got one they were just arround $60 or so at Walmart
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A canadian tire premium car cover to protect your rides body while stored in a garage is perfect. Just keep in mind the length of your car so you buy one that fits.
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Old 10-08-2010, 10:32 AM   #14
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I used a Canadian Tire lined cover (smallest size) when storing my NC Miata. Your MZ3 is exactly the same length and width as that gen Miata, so I'd feel confident buying a generic lined cover in the smallest size.
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Old 10-09-2010, 04:14 PM   #15
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I store mine in someone elses garage so I put a cover on it. The canadian tire soft cover has lasted me 4 years now.




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