The interior of your car has to suffer a lot of wear and tear on a daily basis. Be it transporting kids, luggage and groceries it is very easy for your car to pick up marks and scratches. However, these scratches in your car make your car look ugly and even reduce the value of your car. You will not like it when you see the cabin pockmarked with stubborn scratches; however, you don’t need to worry as you can remove these or reduce these scratches from your car interior. You can either go through this blog or can book corporate car wah services from the GoKleen.
Remove Scratches from Car’s Interior
You can remove the scratches from the interior panel of your car either by buying the scratch removing specialist kit or can remove it by hand using sanding, painting and heating method. If the scratch and abrasions are light, then kits can come handy in removing them. However, if the scratch is deep, then you have to fix it with your own hand using the following steps.
You will need the following things to remove and then repair the interior scratch of your car:
For heating and remolding the plastic, you will need a heat gun.
You can retexture the plastic to duplicate the original form with interior grain pad.
Quality Interior car cleaner that can remove dirt from the plastic surfaces.
You need to clean the area around the scratch by using the interior plastic cleaner and remove all the debris and dirt. This will help you in getting the smooth finish and will help in stopping the dirt from getting into the plastic. Then you need to clean the area and then dry it properly.
Use the heat gun to smoothen the plastic by applying heat gently. Make sure that plastic is not burning or damaged by applying the heat. When the plastic appears glassy and losses the texture, then you can say that it is ready for molding.
Use the grain pad to smoothen the area of scratch and give the textured finish to the plastic. You need to go for those grain pads that resemble the plastic trim of your car.
Once the area is cooled down and hard, the texture will look similar to the unaffected area of your car’s interior. For the authentic look and smooth finish, you have to sand down the area by using superfine grain paper.
Restoring Interior Plastic Trimof Your Car
If the interior plastic trim of your car is looking bad and discolored, then you have to use the plastic restorer pad. It will help in restoring the shine and color of the plastic trim be making it look new. You always must remember that you have to apply the restorer pad gently in the circular motion.
If you don’t want to fix the scratches on your own, then you can avail the mobile car wash service from the GoKleen. They will make sure to fix the scratch and then clean your car inside out to make it look like a new car.