6 Amazing Car Accessories That Reflect Your Personality


Many drivers like to personalize their vehicles to reflect their own tastes and styles. No matter what make or model vehicle that you drive, you can add accessories to it to make it better suited to your needs and preferences. Below is a list of some of the most popular car accessories.

6 Possible Add-ons for Your Car

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    Window tinting is popular for all types of vehicle and all types of drivers. When you get your vehicle’s windows tinted, a thin film of colored plastic is adhered to the glass to prevent sunlight from passing though. Many drivers find that window tinting greatly reduces strain on their eyes as they drive. Make sure that you check your state’s regulations on window tinting before deciding how dark to have your windows tinted. In some states, you may be issued a traffic citation if your windows are tinted too dark.

    tinted glass window
    The windshield should allow around 70% light transmission in most states

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    Brush guards are metal structures that are secured to SUVs and trucks to protect the front bumper. Although brush guards are practical for drivers who take their vehicles off-road, they are also a popular stylistic choice for drivers of larger vehicles. Make sure to choose a brush guard that is the appropriate size and style for your truck or SUV.

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    Brush guards help you protect, enhance and customize your vehicle at the same time (SoulRider.222)

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    Sound systems can be added to your vehicle to enhance the quality of your vehicle’s original stereo. A sound technician can add special speakers or even replace your radio with one of a higher quality.

    customized car sound system
    Flashy customized car sound system for real music lovers

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    Navigation systems are quickly becoming one of the most popular car accessories. While it is possible to install a navigation system in your current vehicle, many people prefer to purchase new cars with navigation systems built into the console. Many of these navigation systems come with a voice control option that allows you to receive directions without taking your hands off of the steering wheel or your eyes off of the road.

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    Chrome will add style and shine to your vehicle. Almost all vehicles can be outfitted with chrome accessories. Chrome is a shiny, silver metal coating that many drivers prefer to add to the exterior of their vehicles. Handles, grills, sidebars, and bumpers are popular places for chrome coatings.

    Chrome is easy to clean and it doesn’t rust (Thomas Hawk)

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    Wheels, tires, and rims are often personalized by drivers. Many drivers prefer wheel designs other than the ones that are original to their car. Drivers typically have to purchase new tires for their vehicles every few years and they often purchase special tires to fit their driving needs. For example, many drivers of trucks or SUVs prefer to purchase tires with larger treads to give their vehicles a more rugged appearance. Some drivers like to install flashy sliver rims to their wheels.

    Many sports car owners consider magnesium wheels due to their superior mechanical properties

No matter what type of vehicle you drive, there all many accessory options that will allow you to make it reflect your personality. Whether you drive a tough truck or a stylish sports car, the accessories that you choose for your vehicle will not only make it look better, they will also make your car better suited to your needs as a driver.

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