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What to clean Mercedes Artico with?


I have a C-Class Mercedes with Artico imitation leather interior. The "leather" is starting to crack the same way real leather does, (not badly). Do you know the best way to maintain the appearance of the seats? Presumably, the normal leather treatments won't be of any use, or would they?



Filed under cleaning - Asked by Philip Donegan (Ballina) - Thu, 27 Dec 2018 22:14

Who refurbs dashboards and seats?

Where can I find someone to refurbish my dashboard and seats?

Filed under cleaning - Asked by Rory McCulloch (Ballyboughal) - Wed, 15 May 2013 23:14

How to remove sour milk smells?

Hi lads,

Any tips for getting rid of the smell of sour milk from the car would be greatly appreciated.


Filed under cleaning - Asked by Brendan Cullen (Dublin) - Wed, 15 Jan 2014 08:12

Can I steam clean my Nissan Qashqai's engine?

Can a Nissan Qashqai petrol engine be steam cleaned without causing damage to said vehicle's electrics?

Filed under cleaning - Asked by Kenneth Jones (Paphos Cyprus) - Sun, 06 Nov 2016 18:00

How to clean out milk from a Touran's seats?

How do I take out the interior foam from the third row seats of my Volkswagen Touran 1.6 diesel BlueMotion? Milk was spilled on the very back seats that fold into the boot floor. I was told to try and remove the interior foam and wash it to get the smell out.

Please help!


Filed under cleaning - Asked by Tony Kane (Belfast) - Thu, 27 Nov 2014 19:56

How can I clean this stuff off my car?

Hi there CompleteCar,

Any idea what I can do/use to get rid of 'fence life' paint from my car? It got sprayed a little over the weekend. Will it need to be machine polished to get it all off? I've rubbed the spoiler area for about an hour with warm sudsy water and then a dry cloth and managed to get it 90% off that, but it's pretty much all over the car.


Filed under cleaning - Asked by Dave Clarke (Carrigaline, Co. Cork.) - Tue, 10 Apr 2012 21:32

How do I remove bird poo marks?

Hi guys. Any cheap fixes for my Renault M├ęgane? Bird poo has burnt the paint away in spots.

Filed under cleaning - Asked by Maura Smith (Limerick) - Sat, 10 Apr 2010 13:19

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