Car Care

Everything You Need To Know About Griot’s Garage Spray-On Detailers

Everything You Need To Know About Griot’s Garage Spray-On Detailers

Living life in the fast lane can make it tough to take care of your car. Hustle and bustle can often trump hose and bucket. Our spray-on detailers are a quick and thorough way to buy time until you’re able to downshift and enjoy some garage therapy washing and waxing your car. We have three products to fit upwardly mobile lifestyles.

by 12/06/2016 21 comments Car Care, Tech
Headlight Restoration: Clearing Your Way To Safer Driving

Headlight Restoration: Clearing Your Way To Safer Driving

Chalky, hazed, and cloudy headlights add years to the look of your car and can seriously impair your vision. You don’t have to live with them. I just bought my son a Subaru WRX. It was the cheapest, still-running WRX on Craigslist… it had 200,000 miles on the clock and it looked the part. The headlights were horribly dull and dingy.

by 10/25/2016 0 comments Car Care, Cars, Tech
From Matte To Amazing: An Astonishing Transformation

From Matte To Amazing: An Astonishing Transformation

We get all manner of customer feedback here at The Garage and photos of customer’s cars rank among our favorites. We recently received some pictures of a transformation so incredible we had to pass them along. They’re from Ted S. of Atlanta, Georgia and here’s what he had to say…

by 10/14/2016 6 comments Car Care, Car Culture, Reviews
Video: Surface Prep Mitts

Video: Surface Prep Mitts

There are numerous advantages to choosing our mitt over a clay bar. The mitt’s unique diamond-patterned polymer surface measures 5 1/2″ x 7 1/2″ and is seven times larger than a 3″ x 3″ clay bar, so you can cover more ground faster. Further the polymer matrix lasts 10 times longer than a clay bar, enough for 70 to 100 cars.

by 06/07/2016 1 comment Car Care
Video: PFM Terry Weave Drying Towel

Video: PFM Terry Weave Drying Towel

This towel is a Griot’s Garage exclusive. We searched for the most advanced microfiber weave we could find and, in the process, introduced a new kind of microfiber to the automotive industry. The innovation is the terry weave, more precisely the density and length of the loops used in the weave. A longer nap means more drying area.

by 05/26/2016 0 comments Car Care, Tech, Videos
Seal The Deal: Picking The Best Paint Protection

Seal The Deal: Picking The Best Paint Protection

Sealing the finish on your ride is critical. Doing so ensures all those hours spent claying and polishing are protected against the elements, car washes, and the rays of the sun. We have five advanced-formula products that offer a slightly different user experience as they take your paint to the Promised Land.

by 01/16/2015 0 comments Car Care, Tech
Ergo Wave: Why It Rocks!

Ergo Wave: Why It Rocks!

All scrubbers are not created equal. The remarkable versatility of our Ergo Wave Foam Scrubber makes it a true standout. But just how is the Ergo Wave such an accomplished cleaning device while still being gentle enough to use on multiple surfaces? It comes down to premium foam, savvy design, and the products you use.

by 11/12/2014 0 comments Car Care, Tech
Virtues Of Our 5.5 Inch Foam Pads Explained

Virtues Of Our 5.5 Inch Foam Pads Explained

Buffing pads are as critical to paint correcting as tires are to a race car’s performance. Like a tire, a pad interacts with a stable surface, impacting how energy is managed including grip, firmness, rigidity, and heat management. All these attributes have a major effect on your paint finishing results, so choosing wisely is imperative.

by 08/26/2014 3 comments Car Care, Griot's Garage, Tech
Picking The Right Pad… Micro Fiber Vs. Foam

Picking The Right Pad… Micro Fiber Vs. Foam

The product development team has been on the rev limiter and new gear has been coming at us like pylons on a slalom course. Their revision of our foam pads and creation of a new line of micro fiber pads are sure to raise questions. Here’s some insights and answers to help you pick the right pad and get the amazing results you want.

by 06/26/2014 4 comments Car Care, Tech
Picking The Right Leather Care

Picking The Right Leather Care

Leather interiors are the embodiment of luxury. They feel like opulence, smell like extravagance, and carry an aura of affluence about them like no other part of the automobile. Leather is also an expensive, upscale option in most cars. So caring for your leather is essential and we have an entire product line dedicated to the task.

by 05/14/2014 7 comments Car Care, Griot's Garage, Tech