It is often possible that one has came across an opportunity to have their car washed at an automated car wash, and it couldn’t have felt wrong as it seems to be safe to use automatic car wash convincingly if it had been more than once, meanwhile you’re not only harming your car to have it clean, you’re also damaging the surface finish of your car.
One may ask how is automatic car wash injustice for my car right?
More related reasons have been pointed out by Damon Lawrence, the man who runs an automotive detailing business Auto Attention, that today’s (year 2021) automatic car wash services are a major cause of paintwork/wrap getting damaged. ‘Automatic car washes, as much as they are convenient, are abrading your paintwork because the brushes used aren’t properly maintained,’ Damon says. The most common effects of car paint damage can be seen on the picture below of round scratches accumulated on car paint/wrap over time.
Automatic car wash is referred to as if machines are slapping your car with a dirty mop, which over hundreds of deep micro scratches called swirl marks start showing on car body surface. These swirls builds and eventually eventually the scratches become easily noticeable. We repair the swirl marks through a process called paint correction. This process cuts down the peaks of your paintwork to level out any swirl marks seen on the surface.
We deal with swirl marks based on how deep the scratches are because it will determine how much swirls we can get rid of. So it’s better you consider better ways to have your car clean as we also offer a monthly membership of our premium car washing and detailing in which your car can be washed anywhere it is in Johannesburg up to four times a month at a premium fee.