Dashboard clean?

Cleaning and detailing your Astra.
oastra
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Re: Dashboard clean?

Post by oastra » Sat Dec 23, 2017 7:30 pm

Fiestared: yes without any problem.
Could use on any plastic or tissu (don't remember english word for this french word)
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Astra Model: 1.0 SRi Nav

Re: Dashboard clean?

Post by +astraman+ » Sat Dec 23, 2017 9:06 pm

Avoid the stuff that adds shine, the reflection of the dash in the windscreen becomes horrendous (It`s pretty bad already) I`m with the microfiber crowd above, does the job nicely

FiestaRed
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Astra Model: Sports Tourer 150T
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Astra Colour: Flip Chip Silver (Blue when you look at it though)
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Re: Dashboard clean?

Post by FiestaRed » Sat Dec 23, 2017 10:27 pm

Thanks for the help OastrA. I think the word translates to Fabric, the stuff that covers the seats.

Reading the blurb that's shown alongside most All Purpose Cleaners, it seems to just clean the surface and not leave any shiny or other residue. Only ever having tried the Tesco APC, I can vouch that that one doesn't change the finish in any way, just wipes away the marks.

LHughes
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Astra Model: 1.4T 150
Astra Colour: Silver

Re: Dashboard clean?

Post by LHughes » Sat Mar 24, 2018 2:44 pm

Great shout on just using the micro fibre cloth. I got the Scotts cockpit spray stuff free but I’m abit aprehensive to use it so I just went with the cloth and boom looks great.
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mrtailorson_
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Astra Model: CDTI 1.6 (100 kW)
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Re: Dashboard clean?

Post by mrtailorson_ » Sun Jul 21, 2019 1:47 pm

i use just water.

if it is too dirty then arap sabunu (dont know what it is called in english)
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drivingbirdie
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Re: Dashboard clean?

Post by drivingbirdie » Tue Jul 23, 2019 1:53 am

I use Sonax’s cockpit cleaner. Occasionally, will use Meguiar’s protectant. Since I often park under the sun, UV protection is also an important consideration.

GreenParrot69
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Re: Dashboard clean?

Post by GreenParrot69 » Thu Jan 16, 2020 9:55 am

Something like this goes a long way https://www.racshop.co.uk/sonax-interior-multi-surface-cleaner-500ml.html you want something all-in-one you can use to clean different surfaces.

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