3. Polish Chrome Rims
To make chrome rims sparkle, spray them down with a solution of equal parts distilled vinegar and water. Let it sit for about 10 minutes before wiping everything clean with a damp cloth.
4. Shine Up Headlights
If your headlights are looking a little cloudy, apply a mixture of baking soda and toothpaste to them using an old toothbrush. When you’re done scrubbing, use a damp cloth to wipe them clean.
5. Deodorize Upholstered Seats
If your vehicle’s cloth seats are stinky, coat them with a generous amount of baking soda. Let the baking soda sit for a few hours before vacuuming it all up.
6. Remove Seat Stains
If your vehicle’s cloth seats are also stained, make a paste using distilled vinegar and baking soda. Apply the paste to the stains and let it sit for a few hours. When the time’s up, use a vacuum and a damp cloth to remove the paste.
7. Streak-Free Windshield
Sick and tired of a streaky windshield? Use a cloth to wipe down your windshield wipers with rubbing alcohol.
8. Shine Up Your Dash
To polish a leather dashboard, put a small amount of olive oil on a clean cloth. Rub the olive oil all over the dash.
9. Air Freshener
For a quick and easy DIY air freshener, apply a few drops of your favorite essential oil to a clothespin. Fasten the clothespin to the front of your car’s air vent, and voila!
10. Clean Your Tires
To thoroughly clean your vehicle’s tires, coat them in a paste made from baking soda and water. After about half an hour, use a hose to rinse off the solution.
To dust and wipe down cracks and crevices within your vehicle, wrap a cloth around the end of a screwdriver.