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Terms to Know About Auto Detail and Clean Up Car Services

Nothing beats a new car smell except for getting that clean smell in a car you already own. Auto detail service shops have the specialized equipment and products to get your car one hundred percent clean. From waxing to polishing, washing to vacuuming these service professionals will know how to make your ride sparkle. Some automobile detailers also are able to spiff up the outside of your vehicle as well. Here are some terms to know when visiting an automobile detail service.

  • Ammonia – Ammonia is a liquid cleanser that is very powerful and has a distinct smell. It is used primarily for washing up greasy spots on a truck, van or car.
  • Chamois – A chamois (pronounced Sham-ee) is a leather cloth which is very soft and perfect for gently wiping down car exteriors and interiors. Chamois do not scratch surfaces or leave behind bits of fuzz like other materials.
  • Pumice – Pumice is a stone with large pores that is available in large, small and dust-like quantities and is used for polishing and buffing. Leave cleaning your car with pumice to the experts to ensure that you do not add scratches to your exterior.
  • Rinse Agent – Rinse agents are popularly used at car washes and is a specialized liquid formula which whisks away water allowing the car to dry with no water spots for a nice shine.
  • Road Film – Most vehicles cannot avoid falling victim to road film which is a layer of dirt that cakes the underside of a car’s exterior. An auto detailer will know the safest way to wash away road film.
  • Chaleting Agent – A chelating agent is a precise mixture of calcium which softens water allowing it to be more safely used for detailing.
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    Attention To Every Detail
    3 Southgate Business Park #4, Scarborough, ME 04074
    High end specialized automotive detailing. Detailing all vehicles as if they were our own. Treat your car like a VIP, pay attention to every detail and realize the ultimate shine!
    (207) 883-4441
    Bay Harbor Car Wash
    696 Broadway, South Portland, ME 04106
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    (207) 799-1199
    User Review: "I was at this business on sunday the 24th. The machine I used did not work after I had deposited 2.00 dollars. So I put in..." - Judi (ME)
    Adept Auto Detailing
    563 Odlin Rd., Bangor, ME 04401
    Artisan quality care for your vehicle. Auto Detailing that is personalized specifically for your car. Car care that is without equal in Bangor, Maine!
    (207) 450-7436
    Classic Auto Restoration Services
    152 Rwistoniver Road, Lewiston, ME 04240
    Specializing classic automobile restoration. Complete auto detailing services that include upholstery cleaning, wash/wax, paint restoration, rust repair, and more.
    (207) 402-2884
    Yvon's Car Wash
    7 Lincoln St, Lewiston, ME 04240
    (207) 782-0517
    Hammar Shine
    3 Summit Dr, Hampden, ME 04444
    (207) 942-6572
    Dave's Auto Care
    552 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101
    (207) 774-4364
    Like New Again Car Care Wax & Shampoo
    114 Middle Rd, Oakland, ME 04963
    (207) 465-3719
    Whitten Wash-N-Wax
    52 Brooklyn Hts Rd, Thomaston, ME 04861
    (207) 354-6078
    Jiffy Car Wash & Detail Center
    396 Main St, South Portland, ME 04106
    (207) 772-4423
    Roland's Auto Body & Reconditioning
    55 Bath Rd, Brunswick, ME 04011
    (207) 729-0844
    Glenburn Car Care
    3069 Broadway, Bangor, ME 04401
    (207) 992-4120
    Camden Car Wash
    98 Washington St, Camden, ME 04843
    (207) 230-0030
    Dave's Auto Care
    409 Cottage Rd, South Portland, ME 04106
    (207) 799-6313
    105 Auto Spa
    451 Washington St, Camden, ME 04843
    (207) 236-0339

    Auto detailing and car cleaning is a major business these days. After all, there are millions of people in America alone that own and drive trucks, sports cars, minivans, and SUVs daily. Therefore there are countless automobiles that need to be washed, polished, and waxed in order to look nice and stay maintained. As you have likely noticed, there are auto dealers, car washes, and auto detailing businesses in most towns and cities across the country to assist motor vehicle owners. There is a certain process to automobile washing, interior cleaning, and wheel detailing. Both the exterior paint and interior upholstery often requires care. For instance, a car or truck is typically rinsed with water, and then washed with a certain type of soap on the exterior. After the vehicle is dried, it can be detailed and waxed. Glass cleaner is often used on the windows, and a vacuum is used to clean the interior of the vehicle. Many businesses that clean and detail automobiles will buff the paint out with wax products in order to protect the paint, and improve the vehicle’s shine. The floor mats are also taken out of the van or SUV and beaten or vacuumed thoroughly. If the automobile’s paint has scratches, they can sometimes be touched up or filled in. However, vehicles with leather interiors often require special cleaners for the seats and door panels. If you are interested in gathering more data pertaining to auto detailing and cleaning services, then you may want to check into local professionals that wash, wax, and polish cars.
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