SHOPPERS are rushing to buy an easy car accessory perfect for keeping you cool in the warm summer months.
Using your air conditioning in your car can send fuel costs soaring – but online shoppers have a savvy solution.
One option on TikTok showed aportable air conditioning system which runs with the help of water – and similar items have rave reviews on Amazon.
For only £45, the mini air conditioning unit provides cool air on blistering hot days.
It’s perfect for saving money on petrol and cooling down your car quickly.
One buyer raved: “The water tank is really easy to fill, and once filled the air cooler worked excellently.
“The fan was powerful enough to cause a pleasant breeze, and the cold water cooled the air very well, cooling the room down to atemperate relatively quickly.”
Another said: “I bought two of these and honestly they were life savers.”
A car expert shared another summertime hack which instantly cools down your leather seats and steering wheel.
Handily, TikTok user @carisgoodthing has discovered a spray that reduces the temperature of the steering wheel and leather seats in seconds.
UK drivers can find the spray on alibaba.com for less than £1, while the product description reads: “It has an effective cooling factor which quickly vaporises when sprayed.
“It absorbs the heat of the air and the surface of the object to achieve a rapid cooling effect. Suitable for rapid cooling of car parts after being exposed to the sun.”
It’s recommended that drivers test the product on a small area of interior trim first – just as a precaution.
In the video, the poster sprays the car seats and then uses a thermometer to demonstrate how much the temperature has dropped in just a few seconds.
It comes after TikTok user @brcke took to social media to share a £7 retractable car sun shade that can be purchased online and has excellent reviews.
Plus, a car expert revealed a little-known tip to improve your car’s fuel economy this summer – and it could save you hundreds of pounds.