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Cleaning and protecting vehicle exterior, perform the following to protect the vehicle and maintain it prime, ● Working from top to bottom, liberally apply water vehicle, body, wheel wells and underside of the vehicle remove any.
Wash the vehicle body using a sponge or soft cloth, such, ● For hard-to-remove marks, use car wash soap and rinse thoroughly with water, ● Wax the vehicle when waterproof coating deteriorates, if water does not bead on a clean surface, apply wax when vehicle.
● Before washing the vehicle, do following, ● Brushes used in automatic car washes may scratch vehicle surface, ● Before car wash, check that the fuel filler door on your vehicle closed, ● Remove any dirt immediately by using a neutral detergent.
Driving for long distance hot weather, ● Wash detergent from the wheels immediately after use, do not scrub with abrasive cleaners, exhaust gasses cause the exhaust pipe become quite hot.
When washing the vehicle, be careful not to touch the pipe until it has cooled, sufficiently, as touching a hot exhaust pipe can cause burns, to prevent paint deterioration and corrosion on the body and components (aluminum wheels etc, ● Wash the vehicle immediately following cases.
After driving near sea coast, if you see dead insects or insect droppings paint, after driving in an area contaminated with soot, oily smoke, mine dust, if the vehicle becomes heavily soiled dust mud.
If liquids such as benzene and gasoline are spilled paint surface, ● To prevent the wheels from corroding, remove any dirt and store place, with low humidity when storing wheels, this may damage the surfaces lights.
Wax may cause damage lenses, ● Before driving, ensure that antenna installed, ● When the antenna is removed, such as before entering an automatic car, wash, make sure to store it in a suitable place so as not lose it.
Before driving, make sure to reinstall the antenna its original position, to prevent damage to windshield wiper arms, when lifting the wiper arms away from the windshield, pull driver side, wiper arm upward first, and repeat for the passenger side.
The wipers to their original position, do so from passenger side first, cleaning and protecting vehicle interior, the following procedures will help protect your vehicle's interior, remove dirt and dust using a vacuum cleaner.
● Remove dirt and dust using vacuum cleaner, ● Wipe any excess dirt and dust with a soft cloth dampened with, use a diluted water solution of approximately 5% neutral wool detergent, ● Wring out any excess water from cloth thoroughly.
Wipe off all remaining traces detergent, ● Remove loose dirt using vacuum cleaner, ● Apply a mild soap solution synthetic leather, ● Allow the solution to soak in for a few minutes.
Dirt and wipe off the solution with clean, damp cloth, ● Wipe the surface with a dry, soft cloth to remove any remaining moisture, toyota recommends cleaning the interior of the vehicle at least twice year, to maintain the quality vehicle's interior.
There are several commercial foaming-type cleaners available, sponge or brush to apply the foam, clean with mild soap and lukewarm water using a cloth sponge.