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how to remove water spots

How to Remove Water Spots in 3 Easy Steps

Are you one of those people who get too obsessive-compulsive when it comes to your car? Have you ever experienced just cleaning your car and then the rain leaves water spots on it? I know the feeling.

I have many times inspected the shiny, black paint of my car with a magnifying glass only to find water spots on it! Annoying, right?

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Water spots on car.

Water spots are created when rainwater or tap water evaporates and leaves residues. Water contains calcium and minerals that may damage your car’s paint. Rainwater, on the other hand, may contain acid.

Drying the car after being exposed to water may help but will not totally eliminate the water spots. So, I searched the web trying to find the best way to deal with water spots. I keep asking my fellow car enthusiasts, “How do you remove the water spots from your car?”

I got a variety of answers and some of the methods were too expensive and not guaranteed. Anyway, I found these simple steps on how to remove the water spots from your car. They may look tedious but I guarantee you that those annoying water spots will disappear.

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How Long Does Clear Coat Take To Dry

How Long Does Clear Coat Take To Dry? – A Quick To Clearcoating

Any car owner may have heard of the word “clear coat” especially when talking about car painting. However, most car owners today tend to be uncertain as to what clearcoat is or how long does clear coat take to dry.

How-Long Does Clear Coat Take To Dry

How long does clear coat take to dry?

Things like these are always being debated by many car enthusiasts and specialists. Although you could see a lot of information about clear coat and everything that is related to it, many are still getting negative results and bad information.

There are quite a lot of confusion and misinformation. If you yourself have a lot of question regarding this matter especially the ones related to the curing and drying time, this guide will assist you in learning efficiently the subject.

Now, you must first understand what clear coat is in general, to fully understand how it works and how long it takes to fully dry.

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Keep A Black Car Clean

How To Keep A Black Car Clean With Proper Maintenance

Contrary to popular belief that black cars require less maintenance, I would have to say that it is totally not the case. I found myself spending more time cleaning it than my former car, which was white. It is really tricky to keep it clean because it is almost deceiving that it doesn't need cleaning since it is dark in color.

The problem occurs when white spots and light dust start to surface. If you don't take care of these immediately, then expect your black car to be covered with dirt that will not only make it look bad, but it would jeopardize its coating. Here is a quick and easy tutorial on how to keep a black car clean.

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How To get rich of roaches in car

How To Get Rid Of Roaches in Car In 5 Days Or Less

If you have ever had to deal with roaches in your home then you are probably familiar with how difficult they can be to get rid of. Roaches are the most resilient species of bug on earth, second only to their cousins the termites.

Roaches can live just about anywhere, and your car is no exception. If you are like me, the idea of having a bunch of roaches crawling around your car while you are trying to drive is simply unacceptable. This is why I will show you how to get rid of roaches in car and how to get rid of them completely.

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how to clean diamond plate

How To Clean Diamond Plate The Easy Way

If you are the kind of person who enjoys rugged vehicles, work in trucking or construction, then you probably know all about diamond plate. If not, then diamond plate is a durable but lightweight sheet of metal which has a cross-woven pattern of raised diamond shaped metal grate on the upward facing side.


Its common uses are as surfaces on steps, platforms, or industrial floors where good traction is necessary. You may have also heard it being referred to as floor plate or checker aluminum plate. Most commonly, it comes in the form of aluminum, however, it can also be found in stainless steel and other durable metals.

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Via: Flickr.com | DiamondBack Truck Covers

If you have ever had to clean it, you know that it can be somewhat challenging to really get it right, but doing so will make all the difference in presenting the appearance of a clean, well-kept vehicle. This is why you need this how to clean diamond plate guide and tutorial because you would want to make things right.

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How To Get Rid Of Ants

How To Get Rid Of Ants In Car Easily, Naturally, And Cheaply?

You don’t actually kill ants since they don’t cause too much of a problem in most cases. However, there can be instances that they can become pests to the point that you can no longer tolerate. For instance, when ants become pests in your cars or vehicles, they can be a great bothersome and inconvenience during your trips and travels.

Now, if this is what you are experiencing as of the moment, you would probably want to know the best ways how to get rid of ants in car, right? Luckily, there are actually simple ways you could do to get rid of them. These simple ways are very easily, cheap, and all-natural.

Some of the most underrated solutions in getting rid of ants in your car are with the use of lemon extracts and coffee grounds. For some reasons, ants hate the smell of these things which actually cause them to naturally leave their tracks and lairs inside your car.

Furthermore, not only lemon and coffee grounds can largely help you terminate the ants in your car, these can also be your instant fresheners. there are a lot of benefits you could obtain in smelling these fragrances every now and then.

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What Are The Reasons Why A Car Squeaks When Turning Left?

You may have experienced being baffled by the whirring noise coming out of your engine when your try to make a swerve. This trouble is a common incident that vehicle owners share with their automobiles – trucks, L3, motorcycle, you name it. Thus, being familiar, there are solutions to this problem that you can readily take on.

This article will provide answers to your questions: why your car squeaks when turning left; what is causing that behavior; and what should you do to solve the matter, among others.

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Wash a Car

Everything You Need To Know About How To Wash A Car : 2017 Edition

You might think car washing is not a big deal because of its very nature. But if you come to think about the details of it and would really go in depth in doing it, there is more to it than just washing your car with soap and water.

It is actually a must that you have a structured guide on how to wash a car and it would require your undivided attention to pull this off. Here you will learn not the mediocre way of washing your car, but the excellent and thorough way that you could even do it for others.

I will keep this informative, definitive and all-inclusive guide to everything you need to know to keep your car as clean as the day you drove it off the lot.

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How To Get Vomit Smell Out Of Car

How To Get Vomit Smell Out Of Car All You Need To Know

We've all had this experience as a car owner when either we or a friend happens to throw up inside our vehicle. And when that happens, it could be a huge hassle to deal with. Sometimes, it could take days and even weeks for the stench to completely be out of your car but there are ways to do it quicker.

The process is not going to be pleasant since you will be dealing with some really gross stuff in this situation, but I could at least make it less traumatizing and bearable to handle through this tutorial. Learn how to get vomit smell out of your car following these easy steps that I prepared for you today.

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How To Remove Sticker From Car Window

How To Remove Sticker From Car Window : You Should To Know

It is annoying to have a sticker stuck on your car window and you can't seem to get it out without damaging the entire surface. It happened to me before when I attempted to remove it without proper instructions and I ended up leaving a scratch on my window.

I did a lot of research after that to get it right the next time I try to remove a sticker from my car window. I have come up with the perfect solution and I wanted to share it with you so you too could know how to remove sticker from car window confidently and not damage the glass while you are at it.

Here is a simple and easy tutorial that will serve as your guide through the process. Doing it yourself would save you a lot of money from hiring someone else to do it for you.

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