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How Do I Clean a Dirty Car Exterior

Jul 05, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Clean cars not only look good, but they also perform better. Here's a step-by-step guide for fully detailing your exterior. To clean your dirty car exterior, follow these steps: Rinse off, apply wheel cleaner, wash the exterior, dry the surface, add a protective layer, and finish by cleaning your glass.

How to Restore Headlights Permanently

Jun 23, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Within the past 100 years, automotive headlights evolved from simple oil lamps to sleek design elements featuring adaptive technology. The first headlights offered visibility similar to that of cell phone flashlights.

How to Clean Your Car in The Summer

Jun 15, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

While a sunny summer day seems the perfect time to clean your car, hot weather cleaning presents unique challenges. Heat and sunlight demand a modified cleaning approach. In this article, we'll focus on the additional steps required to clean your car in the summer.

How to Clean Bugs Off Your Car Bumper

Jun 10, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Scientists estimate that 10 quintillion (eighteen zeros) insects live on Earth. There are also approximately 1.4 billion automobiles in the world. That means eight billion bugs exist for each car on the road. Since the odds suggest you’re bound to hit your share, let’s explore how to “debug” your car.

How to Clean Cloth Car Seats

Jun 03, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Seats with cloth upholstery get dirty fast. In this article we showcase how to keep your cloth upholstery clean and share specific stain removal strategies. These techniques may be used with your vehicle’s cloth seating, side panels, and carpets.

How to Clean Baked-On Brake Dust

Jun 02, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Every detailer knows how brake dust builds up over time. While those pesky brown specks look unappealing, other effects they have on your wheels spell trouble. If unaddressed, brake dust wears down and corrodes your wheels. Preventing brake dust build up is not easy; after all, it occurs in one of the most difficult areas to detail.

How to Make Tires Shine

May 13, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Why spend the extra effort and time to shine your tires? There are many good reasons. Not only is it aesthetically pleasing, but it also protects, repels natural elements, and prolongs the lifespan of your tires. Today, we’ll break things down step-by-step on how you can make your tires shine in no time.

How to Maintain Car Wheels

May 09, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Maintaining your car wheels will increase the life of your tires, help them achieve optimal performance, and will make them look great aesthetically. Car manufacturers recommend that you properly clean your tires at least once every month or two. In this post, we’ll share a step-by-step process which will help you to maintain the durability and beauty of your car wheels.

How to Clean Pollen Off Your Car

Apr 29, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Spring season brings out sunny days, blue skies, and pollen. Not only does this yellow substance cause allergies, it also stubbornly sticks to cars. This is not only unsightly; it can damage the exterior of your vehicle. Here, we will explore the risks associated with pollen buildup and share the best way to remove it throughout spring.

How to Clean Hubcaps and Make Them Look Brand New

Apr 21, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Hubcaps are decorative disks that cover the hub and rim of a wheel. While they provide style to your wheel, they are magnets for dirt accumulation and moisture.

Should You Clean Tires With Vinegar?

Apr 15, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Do a quick search on how to clean tires and you’ll almost certainly come across vinegar as an option. The question: Can you safely use this common household product on one of the most important areas of your car?

How to Clean Black, Dark, Grey, Red, and Burgundy Leather Car Seats

Apr 07, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

To clean your black, dark, grey, red, and burgundy leather seats: Take note of any pre-existing damage, vacuum large debris, perform a spot-test, apply your cleaning product, and condition the leather as needed.

Stoner Car Care Racing News

IMPC Season Opener Cut Short for Stoner Car Care Racing

Jan 29, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

The Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team saw flawless pit stops and excellent strategy go for naught in Friday’s BMW M Endurance Challenge when a mechanical issue with just under an hour remaining in the four-hour race at the famed Daytona International Speedway put the team on the sidelines. 

2022 Daytona Roar

Jan 27, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

Stoner Car Care is ready for the 2022 Season Opener! Drivers Rob Ecklin, Jr. and Ramin Abdolvahabi return to the team in 2022 ready to put their No. 09 Stoner Car Care Aston Martin Vantage GT4 in contention for IMSA’s new Bronze Cup (for FIA Bronze rated drivers).

Stoner Car Care Racing Completes Roar Before the 24

Jan 24, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

The Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team put five Roar Before the 24 test sessions to good use this weekend at Daytona International Speedway, completing final prep for next Friday’s Michelin Pilot Challenge season opener, the BMW M Endurance Challenge. 

Bronze Cup Target for Stoner Car Care Racing

Jan 19, 2022 by Stoner Car Care 

The Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team makes the short drive north on I-4 to Daytona International Speedway this week, as the Roar Before the Rolex 24 begins the 2022 season for the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge series.

Stoner Care Care Racing Battles Conditions at Road America

Aug 08, 2021 by Stoner Car Care 

For team engineers, it’s never a good feeling to spend the bulk of a race with one eye on the data and the other eye on the radar, but that was the case for the Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team in Saturday’s Road America 120, the seventh race of the 2021 Michelin Pilot Challenge season.

De Quesada Joins Stoner Car Care Racing Team at Road America

Aug 05, 2021 by Stoner Car Care 

Michael de Quesada joins the Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team for this weekend’s Road America 120 (Saturday, 5:30 p.m. Eastern, TRACKPASS), as the iconic No. 99 Invisible Glass Aston Martin Vantage GT4 makes its 2021 season debut in Round Seven of the Michelin Pilot Challenge.

Stoner Car Care Racing Leads at Watkins Glen

Jun 28, 2021 by Stoner Car Care 

The final numbers do not tell the story for the Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team in Saturday’s Michelin Pilot Challenge Tioga Downs Casino Resort 240 at Watkins Glen International. 

Stoner Car Care Racing Qualifies Seventh at Watkins Glen

Jun 25, 2021 by Stoner Car Care 

Syracuse native Brandon Kidd impressed the hometown fans at Watkins Glen Friday, putting the Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team in the seventh starting position for Saturday’s Michelin Pilot Challenge Tioga Downs Casino Resort 240 (2:05 p.m. Eastern, NBC Sports Gold’s TRACKPASS) at historic Watkins Glen International. 

Stoner Car Care Racing Heads Back to IMSA Competition at the Glen

Jun 22, 2021 by Stoner Car Care 

The Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team heads back to IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge (IMPC) action this weekend in Saturday’s Tioga Downs Casino Resort 240 (2:05 p.m. Eastern, NBC Sports Gold’s TRACKPASS) at historic Watkins Glen International. 

Victory for Stoner Car Care Racing at Road America

May 10, 2021 by Stoner Car Care 

Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing dominated the Can Am Endurance Cup weekend at Road America, Capturing a victory and a third place finish.

Stoner Car Care Racing Ready for Can Am Endurance Cup at Road America

May 05, 2021 by Stoner Car Care 

Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing heads to Road America this weekend, ready to take on the challenge of “America’s National Park of Speed” for Round Four of the World Racing League (WRL) season.

Solid Finish at Sebring for Stoner Car Care Racing

Mar 21, 2021 by Stoner Car Care 

The Stoner Car Care Racing fielded by Automatic Racing team battled through traffic, heat, debris and contact to bring the No. 09 Stoner Car Care Aston Martin Vantage GT4 home in 13th position in the Alan Jay Automotive Network 120 at Sebring International Raceway.