Tips on Interior and Exterior Car Detailing
Before you begin cleaning your vehicle, you need to begin by evaluating the condition of the car to determine which parts need detailing. Clean your vehicle with wax and wash if it still has a good coat of wax especially if its new since the coat of wax if still strong will prevent dust from accumulating on the surface of the vehicle. However, if the vehicle coat of wax is average then you need to clean the exterior and polish it well.
Read the label of the chemical package you intend to buy and use to wash your car interior and exterior to avoid buying chemical substances that will corrode your vehicle interior and exterior. Make sure you don’t buy a cleaning agent that is acidic on the type of metal your vehicle is made off and so you should read the ingredients made of the chemical cleaner and how to use the chemical.
Washing the exterior of your car will definitely remove loose contaminants such as dust, dirt and mud from the exterior of your vehicle and so you should consider using washing soap. Dirt that accumulate on your vehicle exterior parts can easily scratch the paint of your car during washing and so you should rinse the dirt first out with water before you begin washing.
Waxing acts as a sunscreen and therefore if you need to protect your car exterior paint from fading away then you need to wax the vehicle more often. Always keep an extra spray detailer and a clean microfiber in your car after completing cleaning the car to maintain the car clean while using it since the car is more prone to attracting dust and dirt.
Your car interior detailing is tougher than the exterior and so you should not be in hurry when cleaning your interior so that you do a proper cleaning. Usually, the back of the car seats hold a lot of dust and dirt and so you should push them to the extreme back to clean the seat tracks.
Make sure to use pumice block carefully since if you handle it roughly when cleaning plastic parts in the vehicle such as the dashboard you may end up leaving scratches on the hard plastic parts. Use a dirt scrubbing to dry scrub the dirt out of the plastic carpets outside the car to loosen dirt seated in the carpet.
Last but not the least, cleaning the windows of the car either in the inside or outside will require you to use auto window cleaner and avoid using household cleaners. If you want to wash clean every interior parts in your car then you should move seats to have access to access other neglected areas and clean thoroughly with a sponge and soap.