Auto accessories are an essential and integral part that improves the automobiles efficiency which embellish the look and feel of an automobile or add functionality. Do researches before you walk in to a car accessory shop then flash out your wallet or swipe your credit cards.
Auto accessories should not be mere ornaments to decorate your car they should enhance your driving. The most important thing is always negotiate for the price because more often than not there are discounts on offer. So let us track some of the list of car accessories that the owner should have.
Wrap your car:
Always tuck your car whether it is parked in garage or streets so for this a car cover is essential to protect the vehicle’s finish. When your car is kept exposed they may get damaged by air pollution, dust, solar rays, moisture, bird droppings, and wind. A water repellent car is the best choice because they can trap the water to escape. Otherwise check out softest lycra yarn fabric custom-made cover.
Parcel tray covers boot space in hatchbacks and also provides space on which you plonk light cargo.It provides an element of safety so that the thieves are deprived of knowing what goodies are stored inside. Te parcel tray is available from Rs 900 onwards.
Floor mat will obviously protect the interior of car with soil and dust from your shoes. Delay in buying floor mats will result in carpet damage. Instead you get a paper sheet for the driver. Also avoid cheap plastic mats. Starting price of five-mat set is Rs 500.
Stained and torn seats make an unpleasant journey and also it devalues the cover. It is inevitable that we may spill food and drinks, make them soil. Winter months are the best room for bacteria and molds to get accumulate. So reduce the amount of constant attacks by using seat covers.
Bumper and side Beading:
Though plastic strips makes the car ugly to view it protects from the scratches and minor dents. When removed they may leave an ugly mark but they can be covered using another beading. It may make your car cheap but it is good enough then getting scratches on your car.
Equip your car with an alarm system to ensure safety. It prevents the thieves to stay apart from your car. Moreover it adds more convenience that to small remote control that you carry with your keys lets you arm and disarm the alarm. You can lock and unlock doors and may be even zap open the boot. Separate alarms beneath the bonnet can also be installed.
A gear lock device clamps gear stick to a pedestal so that the car cannot be moved. The only way to unlock the clamp is to unlock the clamp or by breaking it. Gear shift gear locks start at Rs 1500.There is no such thing as fool proof security, so adding another lock does not hurt.
If you are musically inclined then the tuneful melodies break the monotony of driving. If not then there is no use of buying stereo system, so a simple player will do. Think how often you listen to music then fix the budget accordingly
To protect you from UV rays then go for ARAI certified films. At the moment 70% visibility is mandatory. The cheap film starts from Rs 500 but you can get the best films starting at for Rs 1200 onwards.
Cover your Wheels:
They will protect your wheel rim from dust and water so that the chance of getting rusted is reduced. It makes your wheel to look flashier and sportier. Ask for high gradable plastic cover so that the hubcap is sturdy. Wheel covers have some holes to breathe and cool down. Hub caps will cost Rs 550 onwards.
Things are much easier now we can track over path with GPS and pocket s sized gadget. They will aid you to know your location exactly anywhere at anytime.GPS device costs Rs 12000 or just pay Rs 3500 to get a lifetime subscription to city road maps.
In earlier days reversing system are meant only for luxury cars but the things has changed, nowadays this device can be bought off the shelf. The sensors will provide a great help in reversing in crowded parking areas. It prevents the car from scratches and it is essential in most cities. This device is available from Rs 3200 onwards