Get Your Car Spotless With This DIY Upholstery Cleaner

Get Your Car Spotless With This DIY Upholstery Cleaner
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You only need a few inexpensive ingredients to make your own DIY car upholstery cleaner and get the inside of your car looking like new again.

Those ingredients are: grated soap, Borax and boiling water (plus lavender essential oil, if you want a nicer smell). Stir everything in a bowl until it’s foamy and the soap is dissolved and then scrub it into your upholstery.

As the photo above from One Good Thing By Jillee shows, it could be well worth the effort.

A Simple and Effective DIY Car Upholstery Cleaner [One Good Thing By Jillee]


  • Alternatively, if your car is *really* bad, you can take the seats out and pressure wash them. I did that with an old car I bought that looked like somebody had struck oil in the back seat and tried to soak it up with red dirt. Soap and a pressure washer followed by a day in the summer sun soon got them looking spotless.

    • Or scrub in white spirits on the stains and use a wetvac to clean. Dries quicker too with far less chance of mould.

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