2. Also, pick up a bucket that has a grate system in the bottom, like this red one we got from Black Magic, to keep the mitt from sitting in the dirt sediment. We have a second bucket for cleaning the wheels, which we'd recommend, because you don't want the small brake dust particles ending up in your wash mitt. Speaking of mitts, Meguiar's new microfiber mitt holds loads of soap and is very delicate on the paint. Wash the truck from top to bottom-the roof is usually cleaner than the rockers-out of the direct sunlight, if possible.