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Engine Bay of Mitsubishi Lancer detailed, shiny and clean

Engine Bay Detail Sydney

For a clean, shiny and protected engine bay

Get that brand-new look for you engine bay

Whether you're looking to have a shiny and good looking engine bay to sell, wanting to take care of your engine bay or whether you’re wanting to start of your new engine bay on the right foot, Foam Car Washing Sydney's Engine Bay Detail is for you.

Engine Bay Detail Steps


Inspect engine bay - identifying sensitive areas


Air blow loose debris and leaves out of the engine bay area


Agitate and clean engine bay with cleaners


Dry engine bay with microfibres and air blower - eliminating standing water


Cover any sensitive area in the engine bay - such as intake, battery


Lightly hose down the hood and engine bay


Hose down dirt, grime etc. from the engine bay


Protect the engine bay with a dressing application

The end product of this service is a meticulously detailed engine bay that has been cleaned with the proper and safe cleaning methods. 


At the conclusion of this service, your engine bay will be clean, shiny and protected from the Sydney elements.

To protect your entire vehicle from the Sydney elements, check out our Wash and Wax service.

Who benefits most from our Engine Bay Detail?

This service is great for the person who wants to make their engine bay look like new. It is great for people selling their car, for a general maintenance Engine Bay Detail or for someone who needs their engine bay looking good for a special occasion or event.

For another pre-sale service, check out our Full Interior Detail!

When should someone get an Engine Bay Detail?

This service is recommended roughly every six months.


This is because of the risks of corrosion and rust with rain as well as damage from dust and debris which is minimised with this service.

Simple pricing

Pricing is determined by the size, condition and type of engine bay


Benefits of our Sydney Engine Bay Detail

Longevity of engine and surrounding parts

This service will increase the longevity of your engine and its surrounding parts. This is because the service will remove dirt, grime, debris and water from your engine properly which, if left, can damage your engine and decrease its lifespan.

Brand new look

After an Engine Bay Detail, your engine bay will look like brand new after going through a major transformation and will be cleaned to the best condition with a protective coating on the top as well.


Also, the added value of a detailed and clean engine bay is that it will be easier to accurately identify any potential problems within the engine bay such as a leak.

If you want your car looking brand new, check out our Headlight Restoration page!

Increased car value

With the brand new look that comes with an Engine Bay Detail, the service will also increase the car value as the car will look well cared for, valued and in good condition.

Before and After Mitusbishi Lancer clean engine bay area

Better performance

The dirt, grime and other debris that can build up in your engine bay can affect the performance of the vehicle by blocking and affecting the function of components like the intake, air filters, spark plugs. 


Therefore, it is important to undergo an Engine Bay Detail regularly to keep your car running in tip-top shape.

Engine Bay Detail Sydney FAQs

What is the scheduling and booking process?

The best way to schedule/book with us is here! Alternatively you can phone us at 0447862007, email us at, or message us through Facebook or Instagram.

Are you mobile or shop-based?

We are a mobile based detailing and car wash business. We come to your home or office location.

What areas do you service?

We service the Sydney Metropolitan area. Our main service areas are Sydney CBD, Eastern Suburbs, Inner West, North Shore, Parramatta, St George, Northern Beaches, Sutherland Shire and Upper North Shore. 


We also service outside of these areas with a travel surcharge.

What is the point of an Engine Bay Detail?

The point of an Engine Bay Detail in Sydney is to maintain and protect the engine bay area which is the most important area of the car functionally.


Therefore, it must be maintained and protected from dirt, dust, debris, standing water, rust and corrosion to ensure the performance and longevity of the vehicle.

Is it safe to use water during an Engine Bay Detail?

We only use water marginally during the service, and combined with the proper techniques, knowledge and experience that we have it is safe for us to use water during an Engine Bay Detail.


It is not recommended for a non-professional to use water during an Engine Bay Detail, as they may incur problems and issues.

How long does the service take?

Depending on the size and condition of the engine bay the service should take between 30-60 minutes.

What type of payment do you prefer?

Our preferred method of payment is cash. However, we do also accept card payment.

What is your wet/extreme weather protocol?

We can continue most of our services with light to medium rain, with our portable gazebo.


However in the situation where we cannot conduct the service, we will message the customer to reschedule the service.

Do you need access to water & electricity?

Yes, we do need access to water & electricity to complete this service.



"Contacted Foam Car Washing after needing a detail for my car as I’m preparing to sell it. I contacted them and their communication throughout the process was incredible. Amazing customer service!They came to my house to work on my vehicle. This was so convenient as I have a very busy life and not having to go to a shop and wait saved me a lot of time and stress. York took his time on my vehicle and it shows. He was very meticulous in his process and the car was looking very good once finished. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND Foam Car Washing!!"

Service areas

We mainly service the Sydney Metropolitan area, including the areas below. Special requests from outside this area can be made by contacting us.

Sydney Eastern Suburbs

Sydney Inner West

Sydney Northern Beaches


Sydney North Shore

Sydney Upper North Shore

Sydney CBD

Sutherland Shire


Previous work

For more photos, head to our Engine Bay Detail page.

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