What do you use on your leather?

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What do you use on your leather?

Post by Brooke » Mon May 15, 2017 2:11 am

What do people like to use for leather clean/care?

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Post by D3-No.435 » Mon May 15, 2017 7:34 am

http://www.cleanyourcar.co.uk/interior/ ... od_39.html

I'm using the Sonus kit at the moment. Its easy to use with great results and comes with an applicator. I've used Autoglym products in the past but find the Sonus kit far more superior.

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Post by D3orbust » Mon May 15, 2017 11:47 am

D5 number 21

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Post by Baggie Austin » Mon May 15, 2017 3:17 pm

I use the autoglym stuff and find its pretty good.

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Post by Paulb » Mon May 15, 2017 7:33 pm

I use this stuff on mine on the advice of my detailer;

http://www.thedetailingshack.co.uk/product.php/6686652/

It doesn't strip away at the leather like some and keeps it looking natural and matt, not shiny & slippery like some i've tried in the past. Also worked a treat on my old leather couch at home ;)
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Post by simon13 » Mon May 15, 2017 8:15 pm

I've found baby wipes to be the best i've used by far for cleaning up soiled lighter coloured trims
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Post by KevinB10 » Mon May 15, 2017 8:58 pm

I have been using Zymol leather cleaner for years.

http://www.vertar.com/zymol/zymol-inter ... r-cleaner/
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Post by Broch » Mon May 15, 2017 11:31 pm

Gliptone Liquid Leather for me
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Post by mac » Tue May 16, 2017 10:55 am

If you have the standard Dakota leather....is it worth the effort?

The leather is plastic coated.....or so I was led to believe.
It will make it smell nice but does it feed the leather?....probably not.

Unless you know otherwise.

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Post by Metrics » Wed May 17, 2017 12:15 pm

mac wrote:If you have the standard Dakota leather....is it worth the effort?

The leather is plastic coated.....or so I was led to believe.
It will make it smell nice but does it feed the leather?....probably not.

Unless you know otherwise.

What do you think?
This applies to pretty much all modern leather as it's coated. As a consequence some swear by diluted APC, other prefer to use the various leather cleaning solutions.
On light colour leather the various barriers/stain blocks are well worth using.
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Post by Arvi » Wed May 17, 2017 2:13 pm

I use Dr Leather wipes. There cleaner is supposed to be quite good as well.

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Post by Toasey » Wed May 17, 2017 3:25 pm

Doctor Leather wipes here too.
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