By creativecarcare

September 7, 2020


Importance of Pre-Sale Detailing Before Selling The Car

Are you planning to sell your car in the near future? If yes, then pre-sale car detailing in Sydney is a must on your to-do list. Although it may seem like an unnecessary investment, the benefits are clear. A comprehensive car detail can help you:

  • Increase your asking price
  • Sell your vehicle faster
  • Make your vehicle look newer

Remember, the detailing job will pay for itself and something more. Your vehicle will fetch more on the open market, and it will sell faster. It’s an easy decision to make.

The interior of a car can make or break the deal. If the car has a clean, pleasant smelling interior, it shows the buyers that your vehicle has been well-maintained. It is also a major selling point. The buyer will be happy by thinking that he or she won’t have to clean the interior themselves.

So how exactly can a detailing service help? Car detailers are trained to restore the interior of your vehicle. All surfaces – from the carpets, to the vinyl dash – are deep-cleaned, and special products like leather conditioners are used to revitalize the interior. A few areas that the pre-sale detail will target are:

Dash and console: This is the first area the buyer will see, and as such, it can create a lasting impression. It is usually difficult to reach dirt in the cracks and crevices of the dash and console, but they solve this and help you give the buyers that amazing look and feel.

Carpets cleaned: Stained, smelly carpets are major turn-offs for the buyers. Having the carpets shampooed and deodorized will ensure they look and smell great.

Leather Seats Cleaned: Leather seats increase the resale value of your vehicle. If they are not maintained properly, they can start to fade and crack. Cleaning and conditioning the seats will restore their glossy finish and revitalize their appearance.

Giving Your Vehicle a Near-New Exterior

The curbside appeal is the main part while you are selling your car, and a detail will help you accentuate the vehicle’s exterior. Whether it’s the wheels, the car paint’s finish, hand wash will restore the appearance of your car and give it a glossy and polished look. A pre-sale detail targets a number of specific areas that include:

Tyres & wheels cleaned and polished: The wheels of the car collect brake dust and dirt from the road. The job of the detailer is to restore their shine and remove tough brake dust stains.

Paint Polished and Deep-Cleaned: If your car has a shiny exterior, it immediately makes the vehicle look newer. It will also signal to the buyers that the vehicle has been well-maintained.

Engine surface cleaning: When you sell your car, there are chances that the buyer will take a look at the engine. This isthe reason why you should absolutely have the engine surface detailed before you sell. The buyer will get an idea that the car is well-maintained and it is always attractive to car buyers.

Auto detail prior to selling your car is important. Your car will look newer, buyers will be impressed, and you will be able to ask more for it.

At Creative Car Care we provide everything you are looking for when it comes to detailing your vehicle. We can provide a wide range of services from washing and cleaning to Buffing, Polishing, Seats & Carpet Shampooing and Engine Degreasing or even Underbody Cleaning. Whether you are buying a new or used car or preparing to sell your older car, we are here to help you. We can put life back into that faded paints and rectify paint scratches. So get the job done right the first time. We pride ourselves on customer satisfaction when it comes to our service to you.