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Thinking of washing your car? Use vinegar!

Thinking of washing your car? Use vinegar!
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Pamper you car with white vinegar without much effort! Dapper bodywork, rims worthy of a tuning competition, wipers again efficient using only white vinegar!

Here are 6 white vinegar tips to keep your car always spotless:

1. Shiny body

Here is a simple and effective trick to make the body shiny effortlessly. Once you have thoroughly soaped your car, add 100 ml of white vinegar to the rinse water. Water mixed with white vinegar eliminates traces of limescale and gives a radiant effect to your car. And if you have insects stuck on the body, you can also use this white vinegar tip which works wonders!  

2. Shiny rims 

 Simply pour pure white vinegar in a spray bottle and then spray the mixture onto your rims. Next, rub the rims with a cloth also soaked in white vinegar. And there you go, your rims are now shining brightly! 

 3. Make your windshield wipers almost new again

Over time, the wipers get dirty and their effectiveness decreases more and more... They even sometimes leave ugly traces on the windshield.For your wipers to regain their effectiveness, clean them with white vinegar. Soak a rag in white vinegar and then run it over the blades several times. No more unpleasant traces and strikes on the windshield when you turn on the wipers anymore! 

4. Remove the stuck stickers

To remove any stickers from your car simply heat a bowl of white vinegar in the microwave for 2 min. Dip a sponge in the hot vinegar and soak the labels or stickers stuck on the windshield. Leave to sit for about ten minutes and scratch with an old plastic card. If residue remains, repeat the operation a few times. 

5. Eliminate bad odors 

There is a simple and effective trick to eliminate these foul smells coming from your car! Soak a slice of bread crumbs in white vinegar (yes, bread crumbs). Put your soaked piece of bread on a plate and place it in the smelly area overnight. The next morning, miracle, it will no longer smell bad! 

6. Clean up vomit easily 

When you have children or a dog, vomit in the car is common with motion sickness! Fortunately, there is a natural and effective tip to clean and get rid of the smell of vomit. First, remove as much of the vomit as possible with a sponge or paper towel. Then rinse the affected area with water and then use a half water and half vinegar solution on the same spot. In the evening, place a bowl filled with white vinegar and close the car. The next day, you can breathe fresh air in your car again.


To eliminate frost in winter In winter, prepare a solution consisting of 3 volumes of white vinegar for 1 volume of water. Spray this solution on your windshield and on your mirrors to remove frost instantly! 

Source: Comment-Economiser · Photo Credit: Adobe Stock

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