Leave the mixture to dry for at least 20 minutes but the longer you do so the better. First off move your car out of the shade and into direct sunlight if possible and open all the windows and doors.
Before you wash them you can use any of the following mixtures to kill mold in these sections of fabric.
How to get mold out of a car seat cover. To use vinegar to remove mold from your car seats mix eight parts of white vinegar to two parts of water and use either a clean cloth to dab it on or put the mixture in a spray bottle and spray over the surface until it is soaked don t worry about the strong vinegar smell it will disappear as it dries out with air. When necessary the brush penetrates the steam into the seat and the bristles agitate the mold and dirt to the top of the surface. Get between the seat cracks as well as under the seat.
To start cleaning your car move it into a well ventilated area. Use a vacuum to clean the inside of the car. Straps are not to be submerged in water and very mild soap on straos.
Vacuuming helps remove mold spores that are floating around. Although you can use your own vacuum for this purpose those at your local car wash are industrial strength and will pick up more. This will help dry and air out the car which you need because mold can t grow.
Cover the moldy parts of your car as well as the surrounding areas well. Put on the face mask and latex gloves before identifying the mold spots. 4 parts white vinegar and 1 part water.
Keep in mind the steam doesn t eliminate the mold and dirt it brings it to the top of the surface making it very easy to remove. Put this mixture in a clean spray bottle. Park the car in a sunny spot and open all the windows and doors to dissipate the odor.
Spray with disinfectant solutions take out your car s seat covers and carpets. If your car is completely dry you literally kill the mold. Vacuum the seats and floors thoroughly to capture the disturbed spores.
They can weaken the straps and they may break in the event of an accident. Get moist out of your car. Per your car seat manual it says to only use mild soaps on cover.
Moist serves as a feeding ground for mold. For this you ll need to mix four liters of hot water with half a cup of white vinegar and one tablespoon of baking soda. Please don t use the cleaners suggested on this thread.
Rub the bristles of the toothbrush gently over the mold to break it down without spreading mold spores.