The Ford Bronco is known for its sleek design and off-road driveability. This popular SUV is a common choice amongst drivers who love and want to have a taste of adventure on rough terrains. It is also a perfect choice for drivers who prefer to stay on the road making it a perfect balance between both options. Apart from these two features, the Ford Bronco comes with many other advantages that make it worth having in your garage.
For the 2023 Ford Bronco, the 2-door option comes standard with a hardtop which can be removed easily and stored in a provided storage bag. For the 2024 Ford Bronco, the four-door models come with an optional hardtop while the two-door models come with a standard hardtop. As a Bronco owner with a hardtop, there are different ways you can care for your hardtop to ensure it lasts long.
In this article, we will outline different products that you can use to care for your Ford Bronco hardtop. So, keep reading to know more.
The CERAKOTE Ceramic Trim Coat Kit is a ceramic coating and quick plastic trim restorer. This product is guaranteed to last for about 200 washes and even more while still giving you the best results on the 200th wash. This Trim Coat will restore unpainted plastic trims on your Bronco’s hardtop back to its original appearance giving it the shine it needs to look sleek and attractive.
It is easy to apply the CERAKOTE Trim Coat – all you need to do is wash and dry the trim then apply the coat using the included gloves in the package. When applying, make sure to do so out of direct sunlight, then, expect instant results. The ceramic coating works by bonding to the pores of the unpainted plastic trim and restoring its shine. In addition, it adds a long-lasting ceramic layer of protection.
The second product on our list is the CAR GUYS Plastic Restorer which is guaranteed to bring vinyl, plastic and rubber back to life. It is designed to return the color of your faded hardtop back to its original finish and shine. It is a user-friendly trim restorer which contains UV protection – the product helps to protect against harmful UV rays that cause fading and cracking by acting as a sealant.
The CAR GUYS Plastic Restorer is not an oil based product so you do not have to worry about that. It is dry to the touch and also repels water thereby guaranteeing protection from rain. It is easy to apply this plastic restorer on your hardtop – spray the surface with a good cleaner that wipes off old dressings well and then apply a small amount of the product unto the surface. Clean off any excess product after 10-15 minutes and you’re good to go.
- EKSPOLAN Plastic Restorer for Cars
The EKSPOLAN Plastic Restorer for Cars is another great option for anyone looking for a long-lasting product. It is guaranteed to last for more than six months when you use about 5-8 millimetres which is required for each use. The bottle contains 50 millimetres and will last you for about 3 years which is cost-effective. This product is designed to restore faded and aging plastic, ethylene and rubber-based components while also removing oxidation on plastic surfaces.
It also protects the surface from dirt, UV rays and rain through the graphene nano-protective layer it builds on the surface. This product is also easy to use as all you need to do is to apply a small amount using the included applicator in the package onto the cleaned and dried surface.
- Meguiar’s Ultimate Black Plastic Restorer
If you are looking for a great option to restore your Bronco hardtop back to life, then you should try out Meguiar’s Ultimate Black Plastic Restorer. It guarantees to restore all exterior rubber, plastic and vinyl trim back to life through its UV clear coat technology. It contains a durable formula which dries almost immediately, does not streak when the treated surface gets wet and is non-greasy. Meguiar’s Black Plastic Restorer creates a rich shine and darkness when applied.
This product was designed in such a way that you only need to apply little amounts to the surface you are treating to get great results. The surface you are working on must be cleaned and dried and a dime size drop is more than enough for little sections at a time. In about 5-10 minutes, the prosuxf will be dry to the touch.
- Mothers Back-to-Black Trim and Plastic Restorer
Another option on our list is the Mother’s Back-to-Black Trim and Plastic Restorer which is said to be the simplest trim care. Its effortless application and unmatched results is what makes it the simplest trim care yet – a simple mist-on and walk away process. Once the surface is fully cured, you get a protective and long-lasting barrier which prevents further damage caused by water, sun, chemicals, etc. You are also guaranteed a factory-new and dark sheen after application.
- Turtle Wax Trim Restorer
The Turtle Wax Trim Restorer is designed to bring faded and dull exterior plastic to life permanently and also protect it from future disorientation. It is made up of an advanced formula which restores and protects due to a combination of acrylic and graphene. The products protects the treated surface from road salts, harsh sunrays, and so on. After application, you are expected to receive results almost immediately.
It has a quick and easy application and also dries to the touch within minutes of applying it to the surface of your hardtop. This way, you can go on a drive almost immediately after application to show off the new shine. The coating is durable and does not wash off even in cases of exposure to different elements.
- Magic Shield Graphene Ceramic Spray Coating
Nothing speaks long-lasting protection better than the Magic Shield Spray Coating which is designed to restore maximum gloss and shine. It is made up of an advanced graphene-based formula which gives your surface a protective layer against different types of damage like scratches, chips, and so on. It also provides a reflective and glossy finish to make the applied surface look good as new; its mirror-like finish guarantees to make your vehicle stand out.
The protective layer also helps to keep your car’s surface safe from different contaminants like bird poop, dirt and grime alongside. It creates a hydrophobic surface which is water-resistant and safe from every type of damage caused by moisture. Application is easy – simply spray it onto the surface of your hardtop and wipe it off with a microfiber cloth.
- Autoglym Plastic Restorer for Cars
The Autoglym Plastic Restorer for Cars is designed to restore and revitalise your car’s vinyl, rubber and plastic trim to give it a good as new showroom look. Its advanced formula creates a protective coating on your vehicle’s surface to prevent damage from elements like salt, dirt and rain. It also helps to prevent the surface from aging prematurely, cracking and fading. It is also easy to apply as it requires a wipe and dry application process and guarantees no residue in most cases.
Caring for your Bronco hardtop and returning it back to its original showroom appearance is not a difficult task when you have different top-notch products to choose from. You can choose from any of the options above depending on whichever suits your needs.