May 11th, 2016
Winding down the road, the wispy fog hangs in the heavy fall air. The sun is low on the horizon and the glare blinds you. You slow to a crawl, unable to clearly tell what lies around the next bend.
You flick on the wash wipe, but to no avail. You reach forward and rub on the inside of your windshield with your palm, but again it does little to increase your visibility.
You will appreciate driving with poor visibility is dangerous. The one thing more important than starting, stopping, and steering is seeing. If you can’t see the road ahead, you are on a collision course.
Automotive glass requires the same care and detailing as the rest of your vehicle, but clean windows is also safety related. It’s often neglected when you wash your car, only getting the bare minimum attention to remove the bugs.
There is more to cleaning glass than just removing bug guts though; there are oils, dust, tree sap, and tar that stick to the window with a death grip.
In this article you will not only discover the best way to clean car windows, but also what products and methods are best for outside and interior glass cleaning. Read the rest of this entry »
November 18th, 2015
When it comes to winter motoring there are a number of essentials that as motorists we should all think about keeping in our vehicles as a winter car kit. Here we look at the 5 most popular and essential items for you to consider as part of your winter car kit.
When looking to ensure you have the essentials for winter driving to minimise the risk of getting stuck in snow, being able to quickly get going in the morning or just ensuring if the worst did happen and you got stuck you have what is needed to keep you safe there are a number of key items it is recommended you or your loved ones keep as part of your own winter car kits.
Such items can be purchased either as part of a ready-made kit or you can put together your own collection of winter driving essentials.
Starting from just a few ££’s it does not need to cost a fortune to ensure when you journey out in winter you have the essential items with you to keep you safe, warm and moving.
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November 17th, 2015
Let’s face it; none of us like cleaning our cars in the cold, dark winter months. However there are some steps you can take before the real harshness of winter sets in to make life a lot easier in the coming months. Theses practical winter car care steps also help to prepare and protect your motor over the cold and wet winter period.
Winter Car Care – Protect Against The Harsh Winter Weather
Keeping your car waxed/sealed and the rubber and vinyl treated is the best way to maintain a healthy exterior finish.
Traditional carnauba based waxes may not hold up in harsh winter conditions, so if you have not already done so, you may wish to change over to a synthetic wax or sealant for winter car care protection. Read the rest of this entry »