How to Clean the Inside of a Car Windshield

Majority of Orland Park drivers know how to clean the outside of their windshield, but cleaning the inside without leaving streaks can be trickier. In order to clean the inside of your car windshield you should grab a couple microfiber towels, glass cleaner, and rubbing alcohol. Read below and follow the recommended steps to help get rid of distracting streaks and increase your visibility.

Clean Inside Car Windows Step-By-Step

If it is starting to look a bit blurry while driving through Oak Park, it may be time to clean the inside of your windshield. Follow these steps below:

  • First: wipe down the entire interior windshield with a microfiber cloth. This helps remove grime, dust, and existing dirt.
  • Second: spray your preferred brand of glass cleaner on the microfiber cloth, then wipe down the inside of your windshield. This will help remove any remaining dirt or debri from the windshield. But you are not done yet!
  • Third: apply rubbing alcohol to a clean microfiber cloth and wipe down the inside of the window. This cuts any grease that can build up on the glass and ensures that crystal clear visibility. 
  • Fourth: add another round of glass cleaner applied at the end can ensure even better transparency.

Can You Use Windex on Car Windows?

Yes! You can use Windex and similar brands on car windows safely. Some say that you should avoid using Windex with tinted windows, however, there is no evidence that Windex with ammonia causes problems. If your windows have been tinted by a third party, you may want to play it safe and skip the Windex, but if they were tinted at the factor you will not have any problems. Also use caution when using cleaning products on your interior windows, as you want to avoid excess hitting your leather seats. Many cleaning products can dry out or discolor the leather over time. If you are unsure about what cleaning products are safe contact Honda City Chicago near Naperville today.

More Car Windshield Cleaning Tips

Have you followed all the above recommended steps? If you still have spots inside your window check out the below tips:

  • Microfiber cloths help to eliminate small paper fibers that you get when cleaning with paper towels. They are also less likely to leave streaks.
  • If you are having a hard time reaching the corner of the windshield, try using a reach-and-clean tool.
  • Try not to rub side-to-side or up and down from the start, instead use a circular motion with wiping with a microfiber cleaning cloth. At the end you can use a vertical motion to remove any remaining streaks.
  • This cleaning process can be used with all interior windows, not just the windshield!

Honda City Chicago: Your Car Care Experts!

If you are searching for more car care tips feel free to reach out to our service department today! We offer a rotating assortment of service specials regularly, and our customer service team is happy to answer any questions you may have in the meantime!