You want to know how to take off hard water spots on car windshields. Hard water spots can be annoying, distracting and hard to remove from your windshield. They can develop over time mainly from rain or sprinkler systems. Getting rid of them can seem impossible when you have tired a combination of different things. Although is can seem tricky to get rid of them, it is possible to get rid of hard water spots. There are a few different things that you can try to take off hard water spots on your car windshield.
- Use vinegar and water. Mix one cup of distilled water and one cup of vinegar in a spray bottle. Spray the vinegar solution on the water spot, and let is sit for about five minutes. Take a lint free cloth and rub the windshield lightly in a circular motion until the spot is removed. If the hard water spot on the car windshield does not come off immediately, repeat this process a couple of times until it is completely removed from the windshield.
- Use a spot removing product from an auto shop. The chemicals in spot removing products are designed to works specifically for this purpose. You usually need water and a rag along with the product. Just follow the instructions on the back of the product, and repeat if necessary until the water spot on the car windshield is removed.
- Use steel wool for heavier and tougher water spots. The steel wool has just enough abrasive to remove the hard water spots. Steel wool will not scratch the glass, but will give it a polished look. Once you remove the spot with steel wool you can wax the car to prevent it from future water spots.
- Take it to a car detail shop. Most detail shops have their own cleaning solutions and/or remedy and treatment to get rid of hard water spots on car windshields. See what type of packages or discounts that they have to offer, and pick the one that works best for you.