Q: How do I clean and protect the exterior?

asked by on

How do I clean and protect the exterior?

You want to keep your car looking like new. It not only looks nice as you drive around, but it helps resale value. To wash it by hand, follow the steps.

  1. Begin at the top and work down to the bottom and apply water all around the vehicle. Make sure the wheel wells and underside of the vehicle gets wet.

  2. Use a sponge or a soft cloth to wash the body of the car.

  3. Use a car soap for areas with marks that are hard to remove. Rinse with clear water.

  4. Wipe away water with a cloth.

  5. Wax the car to help keep the vehicle clean and waterproof.

Was this answer helpful?
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. How do I clean and protect the exterior?

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Q: Car stalls while driving

It is quite possible that a large vacuum leak could exist on your engine. If the engine is inhaling air through an orphice other that the one it was intended to, the air fuel mixture will not be correct causing the...

Q: Q: Lights on in the dash

The most likely cause of this issue would be a failed wheel speed sensor. This sensor usually comes as a unit with the hub assembly on these vehicles and is actually a common problem on many GM vehicles. The repair...

Q: Car shaking and stalling while driving.

Hello, the place to start would be to have your check engine light diagnosed. I would recommend getting the aid of a mechanic to come out and connect a scanner to your vehicle and see what codes are present and...

Related articles

What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
P0240 OBD-II Trouble Code: Turbocharger Boost Sensor B Circuit Range/Performance
P0240 code definition Turbocharger Boost Sensor B Circuit Range/Performance What the P0240 code means P0240 is an OBD-II generic code triggered when the Engine Control Module (ECM) detects the intake boost...
P2103 OBD-II Trouble Code: Throttle Actuator Control Motor Circuit High
P2103 means there is a fault with the throttle actuator control motor circuit, likely due to a defective electrical component or part.