Audi A5 | Cabriolet Roof Clean
This Audi is a lovely looking car but was let down by the convertible roof. Somebody has tried to clean it with a pressure washer, but as you can see at the beginning, this isn't an effective way to clean a hood and can cause damage.
There is unfortunately a bit of wear where the hood folds caused because dirt, and grit which gets into the fabric is abrasive. We can't undo the wear, but cleaning the dirt out of the hood will prevent it getting worse, and these dark lines will be less noticeable once the weatherproof coating it on, because that tends to make the hood darker.
The car was cleaned and given a coat of wax, so it now looks great, but this isn't all we did. Convertibles have extra drains and gutters which can get blocked, so all these were cleaned out. We also treated the rubbers with Krytox , a special lubricant which rejuvenates them, so they can create a good seal so that they won't leak.
Here are some more of our latest #CabrioletHoods videos
Cabriolet Roof Cleaning + Matrix Blue
This Audi A5 had its cabriolet roof cleaned, re-weatherproofed, and we also gave it a machine polish and a ceramic coating of Matrix Blue.Watch Video
Mini Cooper | Cabriolet Hood Clean
This Mini Cooper's convertible roof had green moss and algae in all the usual places, but it's far from the worst we have seen.Watch Video
Convertible Beetle | Dirty Roof
You can see that somebody has had a go at cleaning this with a jet washer, which makes sense on the face of things, but it's really not the way to clean a convertible roof.Watch Video
Porsche 911 | hood reproof
This Porsche came in to us to have the cabriolet roof clean and given a coating of weatherproof, hydrophobic nano-juice.Watch Video
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