Among all the properties that are owned by people, cars are the hardest to maintain because they lose their value very fast, it’s even proven that the value of a car decreases by ten percent right after its driven out of the showroom when its bought. After assessing the damage that occurs to a car over time, one is able to notice the external body is the one that has the most damage. Such information should make car owns make an effort to keep their vehicles in good condition so that their value is preserved.
Starting with the exterior part, one of the ways that many people try to keep their cars in good condition is by regular waxing, waxing provides the car with a thin layer protection from elements like sand, pebbles, rain and heat from wearing the original paint job and should be applied every 3 to 4 months. The down side of waxing is distorting the appearance the car because its affected by heat which makes it hold dust and other particles on its surface which are then kept permanent after its waxed again.
Paint protection is the new invention that’s a clear bra coating of thin urethane over most parts of your car including the headlights, bumpers and grill. The fact that the clear bra is virtually invincible and wont distort the original paint job applied to your car.
To maintain the appearance of your car seats, putting covers on them is the best action to take. For tires, checking their pressure levels when it’s extremely hot or cold is important to maintain their appearance and when they are worn out its best to replace them.
At night, make sure your care is parked in the garage since at night all the acidic moisture in the sky settles on the ground at night and if your car is parked in the drive it will be corroded slowly by that moisture after it settles on it. Washing your car on a regular basis is another sure way to maintain its appearance because all dirt and contaminants will not have a chance to remain on your car.
Window tints are also another investment that could maintain the appearance of your vehicle by filtering out harmful ultra violet rays that can fade your car’s interior, it also increases the comfortably of the car’s occupants. Dents and dings on your cars exterior should be removed once in a while to maintain that original factory look. In conclusion, car maintenance is not only economical in the end but is also important.