Easy homemade cleaning tips for your car


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Do you know thorough car cleaning can be done with ingredients and tools found right in your house without wasting extra cash at a car wash? Dive in and check out!

It is safe to say that car wash business is a lucrative enterprise in Nigeria due to the population and the growing number of car users. People are buying more cars every day and some do not have the time or expertise in cleaning their car thoroughly. At the same time, do not be surprised that most Nigerians fancy self-cleaning of their cars at home. But does that imply they do it well? That is why Naijauto has come up with 4 homemade cleaning tips that will give your car sparkling look when washed or cleaned.

Easy tips for cleaning your car at home

1. How to clean muddy tyres

One thing I doubt you can avoid in Nigeria is muddy road except you are living and working in Maitama, Asokoro, Central area, Lekki and other high maintenance areas in Nigeria. Muddy tyre can really dent the impression on your car. This means, you need to know how to clean and take back your car brand-new-look. The cleaning magic here is simple: get yourself a baking soda, soap for dishes and warm water. When you apply all these items to clean your tyre, it will give it that flawless look.


Using baking soda, dish soap and warm water will effectively rid your car tyre of dirt

2. How to clean dirty dashboard

One of the very interior parts that captivate the attention of your passenger is the condition of your dashboard. A dirty dashboard sends wrong signal to passengers about the state of your personal hygiene. To avoid such voiceless embarrassment for having an old looking and dirty dashboard in your car, apply olive oil to give it that dazzling touch.


Give your car dashboard dazzling look through proper cleaning

3. How to get rid of irritating smell

One natural substance that is highly cost-effective is charcoal. This is important to people who are allergic to scent from air freshener. But if you are okay with air freshness sharp scent, you can get yourself one from the market to give your car inner cabin an inviting and sweet smell.

4. How to clean corners or tight places

Cleaning these hidden places could be very challenging and might give you that sad feeling knowing some places are still dirty. To clean these hidden places, get a toothbrush with cleaning solution, access these dirty hidden parts and clean thoroughly.

Video: How to wash your car thoroughly and properly

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Oluwaseun Adeniji
Oluwaseun Adeniji

Oluwaseun Adeniji

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Oluwaseun Adeniji is a passionate writer and a poet with special interest in writing about cars. He is a master degree holder in international conflict and management. He enjoys feeding the public with the latest auto gist and well researched car reviews. He is also a strong football lover. So, if Oluwaseun is not writing, expect him to be reading about sports.

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