11.6. Care of upholstery elements, carpets of salon and seat belts
Each three months remove rugs and mats and you make cleaning of internal panels of an upholstery of salon. In case of need this procedure can be made more often. For cleaning of garbage, and also for cleaning of rugs and mats it is possible to use a rigid brush or the broom. Further all surfaces should be vacuumed carefully, especially along seams, joints and folds of material.
You watch correctness of fixing of the mats covering panels of a floor.
On the Infiniti cars for fixing of forward mats special arms are used.
Told means that the design of mats has to correspond to a design and an arrangement of fasteners — the probe of an arm has to enter a reception opening in a mat, aligning position of the last on the panel. Correctness of centering of mats and reliability of their fixing should be checked from time to time.
The eaten dirt can be removed from carpets by means of household or special automobile shampoos which for convenience are produced in the form of aerosols — follow instructions of manufacturers. In conclusion vacuum the processed site and "tousle" pile a rigid brush.
Do not leave in salon for drying of the cleaned upholstery any electric heating devices!
The leather upholstery demands special leaving. Removal of spots has to be made by means of very weak soap solution of warm water. Solution is applied with soft rags, then the surface is wiped dry. Do not use alcohols, gasoline and other different solvents for rubbing of a leather upholstery at all.
Try not to allow long hit on a leather upholstery of direct sunshine. Try to park the car in a shadow, use sun-protection curtains, etc.
For cleaning of tapes of seat belts it is necessary to use weak water solution of soap, or one of wide scale of the automobile accessories of patent solutions for gentle cleaning of an internal upholstery of salon and seats presented at the market. Solution should be applied with a soft brush, then to remove with damp rags. Having finished cleaning, wipe a tape of a belt and let's it dry out in the natural way without subjecting to impact of direct sunlight or artificial sources of heat — in case of need record a belt in the extended situation.
Periodically check a condition of tapes and metal components of anchor knots and buckles of seat belts. In case of detection of mechanical defects, or excessive side plays the failed belt is subject to replacement.