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Hi , first post in years

still have my is200 sport 13 years after buying it. Just wanted to know if anyone can recommend a good car cover for the winter months.

Thanks

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I think it's still possible to get tailored/fitted car covers from Covercraft.  I have used these on other cars, and they are pretty good:  breathable, not waterproof, so they are better than the plastic ones.

But if you want to keep your car well-protected from the winter weather, and don't have a dry garage, I'd recommend an outdoor Carcoon.  Not cheap, and you need a mains power socket to run the transformer which powers the fans and also keeps the Battery trickle-charged. 

Not really sensible if you are aiming to continue using the car on a daily/weekly basis, as putting the Carcoon up and taking it down is a bit of an exercise.  But far better than any car cover if you are in effect "storing" the car outside over the winter.

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