Remove insects before they damage the paintwork

Insect dirt doesn’t just look nasty – it is an organic „paint destroyer“ that, especially when exposed to the sun, can cause severe damage to the paintwork. And that can prove very expensive, the longer they stick on the paintwork, the deeper the residues eat their way into the paintwork surface.

 As a rule, this is less of a problem in the city. But after a typical journey on the motorway or country roads, it is advisable to help out the paintwork with an effective special cleaner, that is also gentle on materials, such as SONAX Insect star. With its practical trigger spray the cleaner is easy to apply, which allows its intensive cleaning effect to develop.

Good to know: thanks to its slightly viscous consistency, the formula also works well on vertical surfaces. If necessary, you can wipe over a little – but only with a special insect sponge for the paintwork, which does not cause scratches. Dirt contamination from bird droppings and tree sap are irritating and also damaging to paintwork. A specialist product like SONAX Tree sap remover is the remedy here, and should be applied as fast as possible, before the dirt adheres so stubbornly that it attacks the paintwork surface.

Incidentally: Effective paintwork protection also forms a barrier against organic „paint destroyers“. For this we recommend the polymer sealant Protect+Shine or the classic Brilliant wax 1 from the SONAX XTREME product series.

Insects damage the paintwork: Best to remove them immediately with a special cleaner like SONAX Insect star.

Products

For long-term protection of the paintwork against environmental influences.
The Hybrid NetProtection Technology combines special inorganic and organic components to a long-lasting and brilliant protective layer suitable for all types of paint. The surface captivates by gentle smoothness, a brilliant high gloss and an outstanding lotus effect. The strongly interlinked inorganic compounds yield the protective coating’s durability, stability and smoothness. SONAX XTREME Brilliant Wax 1 does not leave any stubborn white stains or streaks when accidentally applied to plastic parts.
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02012000 500 ml
Removes tree sap, bird droppings and other organic deposits from paintwork, glass, chrome and plastic surfaces, quickly and completely free from residues. Even high quality XENON headlights, and antiglare plastic headlights in clear glass design can be treated without problems. It is also gentle on surfaces.
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03903000 400 ml
Wax free high gloss sealant for all new and as new paintwork, and for pre-polished paintwork. SONAX XTREME Protect+Shine covers the paintwork with an extremely stable and glossy protective coating (SONAX Hybrid Net Protection Technology), which provides long lasting protection, intensive rejuvenation of colours and anoutstanding lotus effect. It reduces adhesion of dust and dirt, and the shine is automatically restored after every wash. Sufficient for 3 - 4 straightforward, incredibly fast and easy applications.
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02221000 210 ml
The effective insect killer quickly and gently removes even the most stubborn and dried insect residue from glass, paintwork, chrome and plastics without attacking the surface. Residues are eliminated thoroughly and easily. Ideal for use before each car wash.
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02334000 750 ml

Folders

Particularly powerful and highly effective products for especially high demands: The SONAX Xtreme product range offers ideal solutions for the most important application areas in car care.
Interior, Glass / Accessories and Aids

New shine for "piano lacquer" – scratch removal made easy

For best results you can remove the piano lacquer scratches with the „SONAX Scratch remover for plastics“. 
Exterior, Paintwork and Chrome / Interior, Glass

Maintaining and protecting plastic components

Unpainted plastic components should not be neglected when maintaining the car, otherwise they will prematurely fade and may even become brittle.
The anti-glare headlight lenses have to withstand a lot: climatic influences, UV radiation, acid rain, de-icing salt and road dirt, with time they will ensure that the plastic is matt and yellowed.
When you have a winter windscreen cleaner in the tank and a windscreen de-icer ready to hand, then you actually have the winter under control. Almost: For we continually receive queries asking how to prevent the doors from freezing shut.
Winter / Interior, Glass

The gently way to de-ice the windscreen

You probably know the problem: The front windscreen is actually new, but already scratched. This is especially disturbing against oncoming light. Potential causes could be a dirty windscreen or wiper blades, but it could also be the trusty old ice scraper.
XTREME Series / Exterior, Paintwork and Chrome

Cleaning paintwork like the pros

In the coming weeks, many car owners will certainly think about how to best and thoroughly remove typical winter dirt from paint surfaces.
Interior, Glass / PremiumClass

Luxury for the Leather

Leather needs regular care to keep it supple and to prevent premature aging. This also holds true for the leather inside the car. Particularly during the summer months, solar radiation and the heat put a lot of strain on the high quality interior furnishing, if it is not thoroughly maintained and protected.
XTREME Series / Exterior, Paintwork and Chrome

Six months paintwork protection through Polymer Technology

Before the weather turns cold and nasty one should devote a little care to the paintwork.
Exterior, Paintwork and Chrome

What to do against „paint killers“

Insect dirt looks horrible and damages the car’s paintwork. These are organic „paint killers“ which can cause serious damage to the paintwork, particularly when exposed to solar radiation. And the longer they cling to the paintwork, the deeper the residues eat into the paintwork surfaces.
XTREME Series / Tyres, Rims, Rubber

Wellness for the precious metal

Although the dirt is not as noticeable on dark lacquered rims, nevertheless they ought to be regularly cleaned, just like the rims in classic design, before those beautiful wheels are attacked by aggressive dirt contamination.