first of all, Happy Holi to all And God bless you and your family.
we all know Holi festival, its very charming and playful celebration with colors and sweets.
Holi, regarded as the ‘Festival of Colours’, is one of the traditional festivities celebrated in India that signifies love and positivity. Holi is a festival of colour and cheer, but one that can leave owners of shiny white cars with multi-colored heartburn.Holi also involves a good amount of coloured powder and water, which isn’t particularly good for your car’s paintwork.
If you love your car/motorcycle you better make sure it’s well protected from the raucous festivities, as not everyone uses dry natural colours to “play Holi”.
Shielding your vehicle from colour stain and unwanted paint job can be a tiresome job. To keep stains off your vehicle, here are different and simple tricks to protect your car/ bike from stains or colours during Holi. Recommended Video – Watch Now! Strange Car Facts That You Didn’t Know – DriveSpark Parking Space/ Cover If you have a closed parking space for your car/ bike, you need not be that worried.
It’s a pretty common sight a day after Holi to see white cars with blue, pink and purple stains all over them. And it’s even worse when the car’s upholstery and interiors get soiled by Holi colours, as this is very difficult to clean without damaging the car.
However, if you share your parking in an apartment complex or if the vehicle is parked on the road, it would be a wise idea to use a vehicle cover. Coat It With Wax Polish Another efficient way of protecting your vehicle during this Holi is to polish the car with wax before the festival as a part of the precautionary measure.
The most common-sense way of protecting your vehicle from Holi is obviously not using your car/motorcycle/scooter on this festive day. Just keep it parked away safely and if you have a car/bike cover, this would be the ideal time to use it and keep your prized possession under wraps.
Wash your vehicle properly before the wax polishing. You can also opt to get your vehicle Teflon coated, which is another layer of protection along with the wax coating. It is applied post-polishing. Do Not Use Harsh Detergents Washing your vehicle with household detergents is an easy way to get rid of stains, but it will remove the polish film from the car’s surface. Utilising regular car shampoo and water should do the trick. If not, you should take the help of professionals to get rid of the Holi stains from your vehicle.
If the car is going to be used on Holi, then you better take some precautions for the interiors as well. Get large size polythene bags if you have them and use them over the headrest and backrest on the seats. If that’s not possible, use old curtains or terry towels you may have at home and drape them around the seats, using safety pins to keep them in place. Wrap things like inside door handles, the steering wheel and gear knob in cling film or food wrap to prevent colour getting on it.
Interior Protection If you are planning to use your vehicle while celebrating Holi, it is best to use polyethene bags to cover the headrest and backrest. Old towels and curtains can also be used as an alternative to protect the interiors. Additionally, you can cover the steering wheels, gear knobs and inside door handles with cling film and food wrap.
First wash and clean the car/, motorcycle using only water and a good car shampoo. Don’t use household detergent or dish cleaning liquid, as they are very harsh and will remove the polish film from the car’s surface as well. Use such harsher detergents only if regular car shampoo and water does not work. With some chemical Holi colours, this may be needed as they will eat into the car’s finish.
Better buy a car interior vacuum clean to keep your car clean. and use good spray.
This will prevent Holi stains from getting inside your car to a good extent. Keep Windows Closed Do you really want to use your car to celebrate Holi? A simple trick of keeping the windows of your car closed at all times will avoid clouds of colours or flying water balloons from entering your car. The above tricks and tips will help you avoid colour stains on your car this Holi. But, it is always wise not to use your vehicle while during Holi. Instead, you can just hire a cab.
Thoughts On How To Protect Your Car From Holi Colours If you really want to protect your car from getting some extra paint jobs, simply do not take your car out during Holi. Today’s cars come with good quality paint finishes, capable of resisting most wears. However, if by any chance it deteriorates in the Holi colours, you should expect a good repainting bill.
use this 3M cleaner, to keep your car clean from inside and outside.
better you cover your car because in Holi special in north side people are crazy, I am talking about ignorance boys who will put the colours on your car and will say the most common line in holi is “Bura na mano Holi hai”
So keep your car stay away with these studs