Protecting Your Car's Interior from UV Damage: Best Practices for Preserving Your Dashboard and Upholstery


The sun's powerful UV rays caan wreak havoc on your car's interior, causing fading, cracking, and deterioration. Your dashboard and upholstery are particularly vulnerable to UV damage. In this blog, presented by PureWax Car Care, we'll share essential tips and techniques to shield your car's interior from UV harm and ensure it stays in top-notch condition.

Window Tinting:

Investing in window tinting not only enhances privacy but also provides UV protection for your car's interior. It acts as a barrier against harmful rays, reducing fading and heat buildup.

Parking in Shade:

Whenever possible, park your car in the shade to minimize direct exposure to the sun's rays. This simple practice can significantly extend the lifespan of your dashboard and upholstery.


Using a sunshade on your windshield when parked helps block UV rays and reduces interior temperature, preventing damage to your dashboard and other surfaces.

PureWax Interior Detailer:

PureWax's Interior Detailer is specifically formulated to clean, protect, and rejuvenate interior surfaces. It adds a layer of UV protection, preventing cracking and fading.

Condition Regularly:

Applying a quality interior protectant like PureWax's Leather & Vinyl Conditioner prevents drying and cracking of dashboard and upholstery materials.

PureWax Interior Detailer:

PureWax's Interior Detailer not only cleans but also adds a protective layer to your car's interior, shielding it from UV damage and keeping it looking like new.


Protecting your car's interior from UV damage is essential for maintaining its resale value and overall aesthetics. By following these practices and using products like PureWax's Interior Detailer, you can enjoy a well-preserved interior that reflects your commitment to car care.


Q: Can I use interior protectants on all types of surfaces?

A: While interior protectants like PureWax's Leather & Vinyl Conditioner are safe for most surfaces, always perform a patch test in an inconspicuous area.

Q: How often should I apply for a PureWax Interior Detailer?

A: Applying it every 2-4 weeks is recommended to maintain UV protection and a clean interior.

Q: Can I use window tinting as a replacement for sunshades?

A: Window tinting and sun shades work best in combination to provide comprehensive UV protection.

Disclaimer: The information provided in this blog is for general informational purposes only and should not be considered as professional advice. Always follow the instructions and guidelines provided on the product labels. PureWax Car Care is not responsible for any misuse or improper application of its products.