The Benefits of Putting Floor Liners To Your Vehicle

images (20)Wondering how you can keep the dirt and grime off of your vehicle’s flooring? Putting on floor liners is a great investment to help keep off any substance that will damage the interior floor carpet. This is also a nice addition for your vehicle to keep it in tip-top condition, which helps in retaining its resale value.

You’ll see different floor liner types and brands in the market such as Weathertech, Husky liners, and more. Before you buy one, you have to know the difference between each type and how it would fit onto your vehicle.

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You probably stumbled upon the terms universal and direct fit. Get to know the difference between these terms to see how it will fit onto your vehicle’s interior flooring.

Floor liners designed to precisely fit onto specific vehicles are called direct fit or custom fit. It is not the same as stock floor mats that came with your vehicle.

Custom fit floor mats provides a great coverage on the foot wells since it is created to surround edge-to-edge and fit securely onto the floor. It’s not

The Ins and Outs of a Waterless Car Wash

images (19)The waterless car wash is one way California car owners can conserve water. These washes can be like regular car washes where you take your car to get washed or like mobile services that can come to you. Otherwise, if you’re DIY-inclined, you can purchase waterless wash and wax products to use on your own car.

Waterless car washes, also known as chemical car washes, use special chemicals to wash and polish a car’s surface. These products combine surfactants, lubricants, and pH builders to help break down dirt and grime more effectively.

How To Use A Waterless Car Wash

An easy, economical, eco-friendly, and quick way to clean your vehicle between washes is to use a waterless car wash. A waterless car wash uses a pre-prepared lubricating spray that is used to thoroughly saturate each section of your car, which later gets wiped, one section at a time. Then any light dirt or grime can be carefully wiped off, section by section. Ideally, you would use microfiber cloths, which will not hurt the car’s finish. Waterless car washes should really only be

Which Toyo Tyres Are Suitable for Everyday Driving

images (18)There are different kinds of tyres for every condition. Toyo Tyres have options for racing, commercial and passenger, as well as for snow or winter season, for hot weather and wet weather conditions. Here are the different Toyo Tyres that are suitable for everyday driving.

Versado Noir passenger tyres have been designed to be suitable for any kind of season. These tyres also last a long time if you intend to do a lot of travelling and increase the fuel efficiency of your car.

Extensa A/S passenger tyres are suitable for all seasons. However, the handling for the winter seasons was considered more. The tread pattern on the tyre was designed to decrease the amount of wear and allows an escape path for any water that has entered in the tread.

The M-55 is a tyre used in lighter trucks such as a Ford Ranger. They work very well for off-road handling and wet or snowy season. The tread has room to install studs for extra grip and has an escape path for water. Because of its bulk, the fuel consumption

Are Certain Wheels Suitable for All Weather Conditions

download (39)We tend to drive with the same wheels and tyres throughout the year and don’t consider changing them for the winter months. But that’s because we live in the southern hemisphere. If we do this so blindly, are the wheels on our cars suitable for all weather conditions or are we taking our chances?

There are a wide range of options available that accommodate the everyday driver as well as race car enthusiasts. Whether it is suitable for all weather conditions will depend on which type of wheels and tyres you opt for. Generally, most passenger vehicle options are suitable for all weather conditions.

However, when choosing wheels and tyres for your car you need to consider cold, hot, and wet weather conditions. As they might go through all of these harsh conditions at some point during the year so they could get damaged. Or worse, they won’t be able to grip the road when you need it most, such as on wet roads. This could lead your car to skid dangerously across the road. Therefore you need to ensure

Customize Your Commercial Fleet With Aftermarket Parts Suppliers

download (38)Many private consumers are disappointed in the very limited array of accessories and upgrades that factory authorized dealers supply. They often have a very hard time finding the right products for personalizing their vehicles to better suit their lifestyles and their needs when shopping with these suppliers only. This, however, is a special challenge among company owners who are seeking to upgrade and enhance various autos within their fleets.

One of the top reasons why factory authorized dealers offer such a limited array of options is the fact that auto manufacturers want to have fairly standard looks for their brands. If every auto that a company produces looks different, building a solid brand identity could be next to impossible. Thus, these companies only choose a handful of options that will be made available to their customers.

Aftermarket sellers are able to do what vehicle manufacturers cannot. That is to put the needs of the customer ahead of any concerns pertaining to brand images. As a result, they offer an incredible selection of products for customizing trucks and cars. Best of all,

Which Aspects of Wheels Will Look the Coolest

images (17)Many aspects make up the status of your wheels. This can include the amount of spokes, the size of the spokes, the finish of the face and the bolt patterns. Here are some aspects of wheels that will make your car the hottest ride on the street.

The first thing that gives character to the look of your car is the amount of spokes forged into the wheel. The more spokes there are the more dangerous the car looks on the street. Often it will people remind people of metal rods or bars on the cages.

The face of the wheel might also have a different shape. In position of where the many spokes are, there are pieces of metal formed into a specific shape. These shapes are often curved or have the same shape as a petal. It isn’t as girly as it sounds. It gives a bold appearance and looks awesome on any car.

Another interesting type of spokes design is one where they intersect each other. They give a full appearance and are twice as daring as other spokes

Popular Wheels for Car Enthusiasts

download (37)Have you ever wanted to buy a new set of wheels but you weren’t sure which ones to go for? Of course you have! Wheels have become the focal point of any car because of the finishing touch they give to your car. Here are a few popular wheels that you should consider.

Firstly, the most popular brands amongst car enthusiasts are Lenso, Scarlet and Storm. Amongst these brands there are some wheels that are well sought after by car enthusiasts.

Lenso wheels are at the top of the range. This brand is often used for race cars and for normal cars used every day. These wheels give a beautiful finishing touch to your car with their uniquely designed spokes and alloy material.

Scarlet wheels are reliable and have been around for many years. They give a classy look to any car and tend to last a really long time. They are better known for their luxurious appeal.

Storm racing wheels are better known in the racing circles. These wheels are high performance and lightweight. They also have exciting designs that look great

How to Remove Carbon Fiber Decals From Vehicles

download (36)Customizing cars has always been a great hobby for people. In more recent years, the use of vinyl decals has become a popular way to customize vehicles without the commitment of a paint job. Among those decals, carbon fiber has become popular as a way to not only protect your vehicle, but also give it a brand new look. While many have covered the basics of how to install carbon fiber, very few think of the removal process, so we’ve decided to cover it for you here.

Whether the material has faded, ripped, or you just decide you want to change things up, you want to be sure you are careful when removing any decal so as not to damage the paint job underneath or leave sticky residue. The key to decal removal is patience. The process is not very difficult, but will take time so it’s best not to rush so you can avoid any accidents.

Much like the application process, it is best to start with heat. Most professionals will use a heat gun, but a hair dryer will

How to Remove Carbon Fiber Decals From Vehicles

download (35)Customizing cars has always been a great hobby for people. In more recent years, the use of vinyl decals has become a popular way to customize vehicles without the commitment of a paint job. Among those decals, carbon fiber has become popular as a way to not only protect your vehicle, but also give it a brand new look. While many have covered the basics of how to install carbon fiber, very few think of the removal process, so we’ve decided to cover it for you here.

Whether the material has faded, ripped, or you just decide you want to change things up, you want to be sure you are careful when removing any decal so as not to damage the paint job underneath or leave sticky residue. The key to decal removal is patience. The process is not very difficult, but will take time so it’s best not to rush so you can avoid any accidents.

Much like the application process, it is best to start with heat. Most professionals will use a heat gun, but a hair dryer will

Protecting and Enhancing the Style of Your Vehicle

download (34)Grille guards is created to provide both safety and aesthetics to the vehicle. It is made of tubular steel that provides extra protection to the front end of your vehicle.

If you’re looking for an exterior add-on that is easy to install and provide both cosmetic and functional advantage, then this is what you need.

Benefits of putting grille guards
Grille guard is an automotive accessory usually seen on trucks and SUVs. It makes the vehicle look better and provide protection at the same time. Here are the advantages you get from putting this exterior part on your ride.

  • Installing it onto the exterior can make your vehicle look tougher
  • Gives a style boost for the vehicle’s front end, making it stand out from the rest
  • Protects the grille and headlights from damage caused by brush, rocks, and other road substances as you drive by
  • Shields the front end of the vehicle in case of low-speed impacts
  • Can be used as a push bar for helping other motorists move their vehicles, in case of emergencies
  • Easy to install and can be generally mounted into pre-existing holes on

Do’s And Don’ts To Keep Your Car Clean And Fresh

download (33)A car – your best friend, ally, and companion that never ditches you until it is broken down. They are amazing for getting from one place to another, going on pleasant rides and assisting people to move their belongings. For some, it is like their small house. No kidding!

Therefore, the way you keep your home clean and fresh, it is also important to keep your car fresh. When it comes to keeping a car clean, the foremost thing that pops in our mind is its smell. The terrible scent in the car may make you look unhygienic before your companions.

As a matter of fact, if your car isn’t clean and smells awful inside, no one is going to ride with you. Thus, it’s vital to keep it clean, manage the mess immediately, avoid doing things that may bring the bad smell (like smoking inside the car) and clean, deodorize the car properly. There are many different products you can use to keep your car smelling fresh and welcoming. Car fresheners and car perfumes are some of the essential products

The 5 Main Styles in the Lenso Series

images (15)Lenso is known for having different styles of wheels. In the Lenso Series the variety includes Raiden Project D, Grandioza, Samurai, Conquista, and Opus. Each one has its own unique design and concept.

Raiden Project D wheels all have a silver edging on either side of the spokes. The spokes have also been shaped and tempered for a curved shape that reaches out then crashes back into the wheel lining. The thicker spokes come in fives and sixes whilst the thinner spokes come in eights, nines, tens and twelves. The higher the amount of spokes the harder it is to guess which brand the wheel design comes from, sometimes.

Grandioza Wheels have a chrysanthemum effect. Not quite the flower but the shape of the flower. Each concept has its own spoke design. Some may have a sagittate shape giving the wheel a fuller appearance whilst others have an indented lining which looks like a double pronged fork along the metal bars. With these concepts put together, the word Grandioza lives up to its origins which mean “great”.

Samurai Wheels have the concept

How to Care for Your Vehicle!

download (32)When I first embarked into the vehicle care industry, my thoughts were very vague in the matter of what can be good for a vehicle and what can’t. The most common thought being; the best way to achieve a great service is by performing it yourself. In 2009, I got the opportunity to be employed at the local car-wash facility in town. The establishment, which is worth nearly 10 million dollars, had equipment running throughout the entire building. But all of this, as time progressed showed that no matter the machinery, actual physical labor must be enforced as well for the service to be reliable and satisfying. Having spent well over six years now in the automotive care industry, I have put together a few concepts in which grant an advantage in service performance, when implemented together.

For the busy vehicle owner, the automatic car wash presents a quick and convenient alternative to the hand car wash. When comparing the two options side by side however, a variety ultimate decisions arise. Deciding which method best fits you requires careful considerations

Drifting With Toyo Tyres

images (14)Starting up your racing car’s engine, you can already feel the vibrations of the pistons in your car. A race isn’t the same without that drifting action with a turbo charged V-8 engine. Imagine how it feels when the rubber of the Toyo Tyres is scraping across that tar.

You rev her up to three thousand RPM and you can feel the tyres gripping into the floor edging in order to move forward. They are prepared to brake when you brake and accelerate when you open the engine to full throttle.

You let the hand brake down and prepare yourself for a fast getaway. You trust Toyo Tyres because they can hold to the ground no matter what. As you edge more forward than your opponent, you can feel the speed pushing you back into your seat. As the road curve approaches you, instinctively you hold tighter onto the steering wheel. With your other hand you prepare to pull the hand brake up.

As you brake, you can hear the tyres screeching as they drift across the tar. Smoke can be seen

Scarlet Luxury Wheels Add Class To Your Vehicle

images (16)Have you ever wondered which wheels could make your car look more classy and elegant? Maybe you wanted a touch of colour but didn’t want it to look kitschy with your sophisticated sedan. It may be time to consider Scarlet Luxury Wheels, and here is why you should.

The concept of the wheels was based on elegance – using black and red – and a touch of vintage to a variety of designs. This creates a modern and trendy look that adds class to the vehicle.

A lot of the wheels have a three dimensional effect. The face of the wheel is coated in silver whilst the remaining alloy which hasn’t been touched by the coating remains in black. The wheels are given an illusion of depth using this design technique.

Some of the Scarlet Luxury Wheels have a pattern for their spokes or a simple quadrilateral design. The quadrilateral design is on each of the four spokes. Instead of the pointed effect, the four cornered shape gives the wheels a geometric and modern appeal.

The main feature of most Scarlet Luxury

How UTE Tool Boxes Can Help You Better Protect Company Assets

images (13)The best performing companies in any industry are often the best-equipped. This is by no means a coincidence. Professionals need superior resources in order to produce superior results. When investing in new tools, however, you have to think about how you will protect them. Following are several benefits that your business can gain from UTE tool boxes.

Ute Tool Boxes Give Workers The Ability To Quickly And Easily Lock Equipment Up

Equipment that’s left lying around is vulnerable in many ways. Unfortunately, this is actually how items are most often lost or stolen. With Ute tool boxes, your workers never have to go far in order to find a secure place for their tools. They only need to step up to their trucks, open their boxes, drop the necessary items in and then lock everything up tight. There is never a reason to leave costly items in a visible, open space such as an on the front seats of a truck cab. Not only does this protect actual tools, but it also limits the likelihood of your having your trucks get

5 Items To Keep Your Car Completely Organized

download (31)Everyone wish to have stylish, comely, and organized vehicles. A clean car can make all the difference in how you feel about your car. Keeping your car well-maintained and clean not only gives a better impression, but it can also help your car last longer.

Although we spend a lot in maintaining the style and look of our vehicles and to make them captivating, but keeping car absolutely neat and tidy requires some keen efforts. We can keep our car organized and clean by taking some small yet valuable measures. Therefore, in order to keep your vehicle well-organized and tidy, just add few important things in it, these are:

Car Perfume gel

In today’s era car has become an important part of our lives, without which it’s difficult to commute. In fact, it is considered as a second home to many, especially for those who spend most of their time in their car. Therefore, the smell of the car is very significant. Due to long hours of travel or sometimes stress from workplace etc, keeping a great scent in the car can

Boat Cleaning Service Agreement Templates and Service Contracts – Are They Necessary

images (12)Often, smart service entrepreneurs want to create on-going income streams offering continuous service to their clientele. Let’s discuss this using a simple business model – a boat and yacht cleaning company. Not long ago, I was asked if I thought it wise to offer a weekly wash services for boat owners. I agreed, and have had success with this. The entrepreneur also asked; “If a bi monthly wash program included with a full blown detail and wax each month, would that be a good idea/plan for potential customers?

Yes, sometimes a wash service plus spray wax each month, plus full-blown detail every other month makes more sense for the cost conscience folks. Whatever you can sell you should promote. Call one Premium Service, the other Super Deluxe Care, or make up some type of cool name, let customers choose or even modify your standard offers? Of course, this does lead to other important questions such as:

“Do you have any contracts/service agreement – could use yours as a guide/template and draw up my own. If not where would I get one

Boat Detailing – Skills, Competition And Pricing

download (30)The questions I get asked most about boat, vessel and yacht cleaning and detailing always seem to fall into 3-categories. Folks want to know about what type of training they need, how much they should charge and marketing to get the most business and beat the competition. That makes sense right?

Sure it does, every entrepreneur in any service business will want to have these questions answered and learn all they can in these categories, who can blame them – they have money on the line, lots of time involved and they want to be successful and make a profit. Okay so, let’s go through some of my recent questions – as you too maybe asking the same.

The first one relates to self-assessment, always a good idea – Do I have the skills needed for this business, and do I have the right equipment to optimize my time and do the job right. Here is the question:

“As for my skill set with a buffer; I’m very good with it and have actually set up to compound 2 of my friends

Choosing Waxes And Polishes For Marine Detailing and Boat Cleaning

download (29)What types of waxes and polishes make the most sense for a boat detailing and yacht cleaning start-up service business? This is a loaded question for many reasons, first, it depends on the temperature when applying, the training of the crew member using the product and the cost of the products chosen (remember you are in business to maximize profits). Okay so let’s talk shall we?

You see, not long ago a new marine sector cleaning service entrepreneur called me and wanted a more definite answer to this tough question of waxes and polishes, so let me share this communication with you, as this information might also be of at least some value to you in your boat cleaning business.

“So just to clarify what would be your top go to choice of polish for gel coats? I plan on using the magic buff as compound and wax mainly, being that there are so many options for polishers, and is there any specific liquid wax you could recommend for the cockpit for like a final touch after the cleaning to give