Mercedes E200 | Soft-Top Cleaning and Weatherproofing
What do you do, when your soft top is no longer blue, it's shabby and green, it's time for a clean!
We have a number of options for cleaning cabriolet hoods on a menu, at various prices. However, by far the most popular is the 2-year weatherproof coating. It's far more cost-effective and in our opinion, it gives a nicer darker finish.
So this Mercedes convertible had its hood machine cleaned and coated with the Vädervakt two-stage protective and hydrophobic coating. This coating makes the fabric waterproof, so it doesn't stay soggy and give moss and lichen an opportunity to grow. It also contains antifungals and prevents all kinds of mould forming.
To prevent leaks and other water ingress issues, we cleared all the leaves and debris out of the rear gutters, unblocked the drains and treated the rubbers with Krytox.
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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