Cleaning is a habit that has become much more important around the world during this 2020 due to the Covid-19 Coronavirus. And the new protocols and recommendations for cleaning and prevention that have emerged from there have also had an impact on the care of our cars.
Back in the days all was about having a clean and shiny car on the outside; but now we must pay more attention to the interior.
It can be believed that being a closed space, the car is not exposed to polluting agents, bacteria and dirt, but it is not! This condition means that the risk is there, added to the fact that many of the parts of the car are made of plastic and stainless steel; and that the contact between the passenger and car is permanent.
Remember that viruses and bacteria stay longer on hard surfaces like plastic and stainless steel (72 hours according to the New England Journal of Medicine), and guess what? yes, the interior of our car has a lot of these materials.
In addition to washing the exterior, vacuuming the internal surfaces and taking the usual steps you use to clean your vehicle, these are:
The parts of the car that you should pay the most attention to:
Steering wheel: You probably already read that it is the place that harbors more bacteria than the cell phone screen, than a public toilet, and the buttons of a public elevator. So cleaning this part of your car should become a frequent habit.
Other parts are:
Avoid damaging your car with the wrong cleaning products
Choose the right products for cleaning your car;if not you can leave everything very clean but at the same time you can have a great damage to the interior of your car:
What products to use to clean and disinfect the interior of your vehicle?
VERY IMPORTANT TIPS BEFORE CLEANING the interior of your car
We hope this information is very useful to you!