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Car collectors often find that their cars don’t need a full interior restoration but just a good cleaning. There are four general types of trim materials in cars: coated fabrics like vinyl or nylon, genuine leather, natural or synthetic fabric, and polyurethane foam materials. Cleaning each of these interiors takes special attention. Additionally, collectors take cloth in hand to clean convertible tops and carpets.

Genuine Leather and Vinyl Trim Care
The care of genuine leather and coated fabrics (including vinyl-coated, formed headlinings) is relatively simple. The surface should be wiped occasionally with a dry cloth. Use lukewarm water and neutral soap to clean the leather or vinyl.


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