How do you clean a car’s interior door handles?

I drive for Lyft on the weekends to make some extra money. While my car stays relatively clean, the door handles always seem to be dirty. How do you clean a car’s interior door handles?

Jack Walsh · Updated on
Reviewed by Shannon Martin, Licensed Insurance Agent.
Using your car for rideshare programs like
can definitely dirty up your vehicle, but I’m happy to know your passengers generally try to keep the car clean!
To clean the interior door handles of your car, you can use:
  • Disinfectant wipes
  • An equal mix of rubbing alcohol and water
  • Interior car wipes
To make things easier, consider keeping a pack of all-purpose interior car wipes in your vehicle. With these wipes, you won’t have to worry about damaging your car. It also makes cleaning up after messy passengers much more manageable.
Also, because you use your vehicle for Lyft, you should check your car insurance policy to ensure you have
rideshare coverage
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