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Old 07-07-2019, 04:04 AM
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Originally Posted by Autoputzer View Post

"Auto" means "self." "Putz" in Yiddish means to play or act ineffectively. So, "Autoputzer" could also mean "one who plays with himself." Let's go with "car washer."
There is nothing wrong with “putzing around with autos” as an alternative definition. I would avoid going down the rabbit hole of other definitions of ‘putz’. You will get to a place more unpleasant and intimidating than the waiting area around your BMW service desk.
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