How to Restore Black Trim on a Car (The EASY Way)

restoring a car's black trim

Do you ever look at your trusty four-wheeled companion and feel a tinge of disappointment? Perhaps it's the fading black plastic trim that's lost its luster over time. We have the perfect solution to restore your car's black plastic trim to its former glory! Introducing Bling Sauce's Trim Sauce, a proprietary formula that will bring back the shine and make your ride the envy of the road. In this article, we'll guide you through the process of rejuvenating your car's trim while answering your burning FAQs along the way. Let's dive in!

Step 1: Prep and Clean

Before applying any product, it's essential to prepare the surface properly. Start by giving your car a thorough wash, paying extra attention to the black plastic trim. Remove any dirt, grime, or wax residue using a mild automotive soap and a soft brush or microfiber cloth. Once cleaned, dry the trim completely before proceeding to the next step.

FAQ: Can I use any cleaning agent for the prep process?

We recommend using a mild automotive soap specifically formulated for car surfaces. Avoid harsh chemicals or household cleaners, as they may cause damage to the plastic trim.

Step 2: Protect the Surrounding Areas

To avoid accidental product application on the paint or glass, apply TRIM SAUCE to a towel vs spraying directly onto the surface to avoid overspray. This will ensure a neat and professional finish.

Step 3: Apply Bling Sauce's Trim Sauce

Now, it's time to unveil the secret weapon – Bling Sauce's Trim Sauce. Shake the bottle well and apply a small amount of the product to a microfiber cloth or directly to the trim. After spraying Trim Sauce, simply wipe off and enjoy! It’s that simple.

For deeper restoration on aged plastics, you may apply a light second coat after allowing the first coat to dry. This will ensure you avoid discoloration or pesky drip marks.

FAQ: How much Trim Sauce should I use for my car?

A little goes a long way with Trim Sauce. Start with a small amount and apply more if needed. Remember, it's easier to add more product than to remove excess.

Step 4: Remove Excess and Finish

After wiping the trim, inspect the surface for any excess product. Wipe away any residue with a clean microfiber cloth. Once you're satisfied with the result, stand back and admire the remarkable transformation of your car's black plastic trim.

FAQ: How long does the restoration last?

Bling Sauce's Trim Sauce provides long-lasting results, but the duration may vary depending on factors such as weather conditions and frequency of car washes. For maximum longevity, we recommend reapplying Trim Sauce every few months or as needed.


Congratulations, fellow car owners, on restoring your car's black plastic trim to its former glory with the help of Bling Sauce's Trim Sauce! Say goodbye to faded and lackluster trim, and say hello to a sleek and stylish ride. Remember, proper maintenance and regular applications of Trim Sauce will keep your car looking its best. So, let's hit the road with confidence, knowing that our trim game is on point. Happy driving!

Disclaimer: This article is for informational purposes only. Follow the instructions provided by the product manufacturer and consult your car's manual for specific care guidelines.