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Ok, I'll be picking my car up on Friday and will need to store it in the garage until the snow melts. I need a decent car cover.
What is a good brand / type, where can I get it and what is a good price?
 

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GM has a number of indoor covers that retail for $400 but street price is closer to $300

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However, Coverking makes a great indoor cover but it's pricy @ $437 MSRP but again, street price is closer to $300



If it were me I would buy the GM cover.
 

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Ok, I'll be picking my car up on Friday and will need to store it in the garage until the snow melts. I need a decent car cover.
What is a good brand / type, where can I get it and what is a good price?
I got the one pictured with the vette logos in black. Super nice looking and feels great, comes with a storage bag. One thing to mention, it cautions to not use the product on a car with paint which is less than 3 months old. So maybe wait til next winter, perhaps the price might go down.
 

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I got the one pictured with the vette logos in black. Super nice looking and feels great, comes with a storage bag. One thing to mention, it cautions to not use the product on a car with paint which is less than 3 months old. So maybe wait til next winter, perhaps the price might go down.
I thought the 3 month new paint restriction applied only when after-market paint jobs were done. I heard that with the new techniques and paint products the OEMs use, such a restriction doesn't apply any more and covers can be used safely on new cars. Can somebody verify??
 

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You're probably right, or they wouldn't ship with those temporary covers on them. Just thought I'd mention it.
 

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Seems to me its a little ruff on the paint if that's the warning.... Think I will pass personally. :cool:
 

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These covers aren't "rough on the paint" unless you cover a dirty car or let the cover get dirty. Seal the paint with a quality sealant and only cover it clean and you'll be fine from day 1.


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I think the question is does putting a cover on a new car affect the paint's ability to cure thus causing problems with the car's finish. The owners manual on page 10-70 says: "To keep the paint finish looking new, keep the vehicle garaged or covered whenever possible". I would think if there was an issue with putting a cover on a new car, GM would have provided a caution about it at that point in the manual. So I guess there is no negative affect on the finish by putting a cover on a new car.
 

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Ok, I'll be picking my car up on Friday and will need to store it in the garage until the snow melts. I need a decent car cover.
What is a good brand / type, where can I get it and what is a good price?
After doing a lot of research, I went with the all-cotton cover from California Car Covers. I am very pleased with it--very high quality.
 

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I ordered the black GM cover with the logos for $280.00 from shop chevy parts. Best price I found. Hoping it arrives this week.
 

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GM has a number of indoor covers that retail for $400 but street price is closer to $300

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However, Coverking makes a great indoor cover but it's pricy @ $437 MSRP but again, street price is closer to $300



If it were me I would buy the GM cover.
I bought the top one listed in this picture off Ebay for about $250 total...very nice cover.
 

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Didn't copy over correctly...not this cover, but the one with the C7 logos which was on top of this one is the posting.
 
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