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VIDEO Car Washing 101 – Pre-Wash and Wash

1 May 2018

If it’s been a while since you last washed your car, or you’ve just been on a muddy weekend road trip, then a basic wash might not be enough to get your car clean.

Car care professional Dan Bowden tells us how a pre-wash can help cut through heavy grime and soften the dirt, making your car easier to clean and resulting in a great finish.

Perfecting your Pre-wash


Once you’ve completed your car's pre-wash it’s time to move onto the final wash stage. This will rid your car of any residual muck and you’ll be ready to complete the finishing touches.

Dan’s Top Tip: Always start your final wash at the top as it’s the least dirtiest part of the car.

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