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8 Clever Tools to Clean Your Car

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Stephanie MialkiGuest Blogger
March 23, 2017 · 962 Views
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Don’t have a car that people are grossed out to ride in, be proud of what you drive! Of course, you could always take your car to get professionally cleaned, which will end up taking a chunk out of your wallet, or you can get the job done by yourself with these easy hacks. From soda, to toothpaste, these household items will make your car feel (and look) brand new!

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8 Clever Tools to Clean Your Car


olive oil/cooking spray

cooking spray

Source: The Krazy Coupon Lady

Don’t just use olive oil in the kitchen, use it in your car too! From polishing the leather, to freshening up your dashboard, it’s easier than ever. Just pour some olive oil onto a paper towel and shine away. Use your cooking spray to clean off the dead bugs on the outside of your car as well! Spray and wipe with a clean cloth and the bugs will come right off.

 

squeegee

squeegee

Source: AliExpress

Pet hair can seem impossible to get out of your car seats and carpet. Get a rubber squeegee (the kind you use to wipe your shower dry) and just run it along the seats and carpet and watch the hair come right up.

 

magic eraser

magic eraser

Source: eHow

Magic Erasers can be used to get sticky things off of leather and vinyl. It can also be used to get rid of those black marks that seem to randomly appear on the console or seats.

 

makeup brushes, cotton swabs, toothbrushes

cotton swab

Source: Just JP

Makeup brushes, cotton swabs, and toothbrushes… these are all perfect household items that you can use for cleaning the small and hard to reach areas. Collect the dust and dirt from vents, cup holders, and from all corners of your car!


hair conditioner

hair conditioner

Source: The Krazy Coupon Lady

Hair conditioner containing lanolin will make your car look freshly waxed and glossy. It also repels rain, while protecting your vehicle. Mix the conditioner with a little bit of water, and rub onto the surface.

 

cola solda

cola soda

Source: wikiHow

Gid rid of windshield streaks by placing an old towel over the hood of your car (to protect the paint) and pouring the cola on top of the glass. The bubbles in the cola will get rid of the gross grime. Rinse your windshield with water after, so it doesn’t get sticky.

 

old socks

sock

Source: The Krazy Coupon Lady

Use and old sock to clean the dirt out of your cup holders. Grab a travel cup and cover it with an old sock. Spray the sock with Windex, place it in the cup holder, twist, and the dirt is gone.

 

baking soda toothpaste

baking soda toothpaste

Source: Trini car reviews

Grab some Baking soda toothpaste gets rid of the foggy grime on your headlights. Squeeze some toothpaste onto an old rag, and rub it over your headlights. By doing this, the texture will buff away the grime that has been caked on for so long!


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Stephanie Mialki is a mommy of two under two, a fitness enthusiast, and a digital marketing guru. She spends all of her spare time….oh wait, what spare time? She has a passion for business building and has successfully assisted more than 20 entrepreneurs start their own companies.
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