5 Essential Car Care Items For Spring
The sun is finally out, so it’s time to prepare your VW for the road ahead. Spring cleaning doesn’t only apply to your home. Your vehicle also needs to be cleaned and maintained at the beginning of each season.
Here are 5 essential car care items you should consider purchasing and utilizing this spring.
1. WeatherTech TechCare FloorLiner/Floor Mat Cleaner Kit
WeatherTech is known for it’s sturdy all-weather floor mats that can be customized for your exact vehicle. They also have a WeatherTech TechCare FloorLiner/Floor Mat Cleaner Kit that will make them look as clean as new, before all of the salt from winter and your snow boots gave them a good beating. Why is this cleaner better than others? It’s foamy and helps to easily loosen up all of the oil, grease and salt that’s caked into your floor mats.
2. Armor All Car Wash Concentrate
We are all guilty of trying to use everyday dish soap and a bucket full of water to wash our cars. When you don’t use the correct formula to wash the exterior of your vehicle, it also removes any wax or protection that has been added to the surface. Armor All car wash liquid gently cleans off the dirt and contaminants while not affecting the finish. It’s also perfect for removing dirt and grime from the lower bumpers. The best part is it is concentrated, so one 64-ounce bottle should last until the end of summer.
3. Bissell CleanView Car Vacuum
The cold weather has probably led to the build-up of dirt and miscellaneous items that you kept promising to vacuum when it got warmer. The Bissell CleanView compact car vacuum cleaner can keep your car free of dirt and debris. Even though it’s a little louder than other brands, it gets the job done. It features a HEPA media filter and a cyclonic cleaning system that helps trap harmful particles like pet dander and pollen, and also prevents clogging.
4. Invisible Glass Cleaner by Stoner
Glass may be the hardest surface to get perfectly clean, especially when it comes to the windshield. Your greasy fingerprints from wiping away the frost during the winter are hard to remove. All you need is a microfiber cloth and Invisible Glass Cleaner from Stoner. It comes in a spray can and bottle, and can be used on interior and exterior glass surfaces.
5. Eagle One’s A2Z Wheel & Tire Cleaner
It’s easier to clean your wheels and tires with a dual-surface formula like Eagle One’s A2Z Wheel & Tire Cleaner. It can be used on both surfaces as well as vinyl and other plastics. Eagle One has created a 64-ounce jug of wheel and tire cleaner that comes with a hose and trigger sprayer. The sprayer head is easy to aim and can also be sprayed upside down. The foam cleaner loosens up the grime and brake dust that has been building up all winter long, restoring the tires to a clean black.