Early October 2020 saw Glenroth based, Infinity Wax launch the UK’s first graphene-enhanced car detailing spray. Benefiting from the inclusion of the Genable® graphene dispersions supplied by Applied Graphene Materials, which enhances the performance of the product by reducing the chances of water spotting on the car’s paintwork. QDX Graphene Detailing Spray is the first graphene-enhanced car care product in…
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.
Yorkshire based The Leather Repair Company (LRC) has re-launched its award-winning leather care products LRC1 Cleaner and LRC4 Protection Cream. The new improved versions of these leather care products have been formulated to provide a better foaming action for deeper cleaning power and with a genuine authentic leather aroma leaving leather looking better and smelling fantastic. Richard Hutchins, managing director…
To help motorists keep their cars germ-free, Autoglym has recently launched their all-new Anti-Bacterial Multi Surface Sanitiser. This new all-purpose sanitiser with anti-bacterial action kills 99.99% of all-known nasties and is ideal for occasional deep sanitising or daily maintenance of all washable vehicle surfaces. Its anti-bacterial action leaving surfaces literally clean enough to eat your take-out off. Conforming to standard…
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, as well as our recommended and highly effective car window cleaner.
Car 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. Now let’s get these things sorted…
Let’s face it; none of us like cleaning our cars in the cold, dark winter season. However, there are some steps you can take before and during winter to make life a whole lot easier. These practical winter car care steps also help to prepare and protect your car from the cold, wet, snow and ice.
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.
Leather seats and interiors have long been the hallmark of luxury for vehicles. But with the majority of cars now having the option of leather seats, one of the things we very often get asked about is, how to clean leather car seats and the best products to use to clean and protect them.
Below we help you to answer both these questions for your car leather.
It’s not just about maintaining their classy appearance and the superior comfort they provide us whilst traveling. Leather has a distinctive texture and even smell that can never be surpassed by most synthetic materials.
They do however require a little more looking after to keep them looking clean and feeling pliable throughout the years. Leather is an organic material and it has a tough life when used on our seats.
Without realising it we are quite demanding with daily stresses and occasional accidents. Before we know it we have left an unsightly scuff across the seat. Our cosmetics products also like marking our leather too. Or even more horrifying, when new jeans transfer ink marks onto pale cream seats!
Fortunately, with careful treatment, their problems can be easily rectified. With the proper care we can slow (or even reverse) the aging progress and provide more protection. Yet considering how to clean leather car seats often fills heads with conflict and confusion, plus there are so many products available.
With our sensitive leather seats on the line we don’t want to risk causing more harm than good. We want answers to a few simple questions without burying ourselves in opinion and misinformation.
When it comes to cleaning your car’s engine it can sound like a daunting task. Washing under your bonnet sounds like more trouble than it’s worth. Yet, it is actually simpler and can be safer than you have been led to believe. A trusted procedure with a couple of basic precautions can avoid any complications.
Fortunately for you, the essential guide for how to clean a car engine bay is well detailed below. There is no need to consult a costly professional, follow this straightforward process and you can clean a car engine at home.
Why Clean an Engine?
The engine is the most important component in your motor vehicle. Therefore it should be imperative to keep it in tip-top condition. Whilst hidden under the bonnet it is still regularly exposed to dirt.
Over the years a choking residue of grime will surely have built up. If neglected the poor engines will feel like it is suffocating. Here are the key reasons why you should learn how to clean an engine.
Dodo Juice Diamond White is a carnauba paste wax specifically formulated and blended to get a crystal clear wet look shine from white, silver and light coloured cars.
Sometimes mistakenly referred to as Dodo Juice White Diamond and not to be confused with the Poorboys glaze of that same name, Diamond White is a blend of white beeswax, micronised carnauba and natural oils to bring out the very best in what are difficult colours to get deep shine on.
Dodo Diamond White is classed as a “Hard” carnauba wax. This doesn’t mean that it is hard to use but instead refers to the fact that it produces a hard wax coat protection on your car, truck or bike.
The finish you get with Dodo Juice Diamond White is a crystal clear amazing gloss. Take a look at the video below and you will see just what I mean.
As one of the world’s best known car care brands Meguiars offer a range of clay bars for your car, truck or motorcycle. But which is the best Meguiars clay bar for you? Today I will guide you through each of the different Meguiar’s clay bar products to help you make that choice.
This article will also include user reviews, product videos, where to buy and also a link to one of my most popular articles on what is a clay bar and how to how to use them.
The main benefit of using a clay bar can be likened to the prep you would put in when painting the woodwork in your home. Ideally you will want to get it as silky smooth as possible before painting. Claying is just the same.
You don’t want to be applying a coat of wax over paint that still has contaminants bonded into the surface. Meguiars clay bars, like other brands are made to remove these bonded contaminants to leave your paintwork silky smooth, ready for polishing and waxing.