There are some car products that you never know you needed... until you find out about them! Despite being cheap, these car accessories can make your life much easier. The best part about these products is that they are universal and will go hand-in-hand with any car without a hitch!
There was never a good place to put your purse while driving... until now! These helpful hooks can easily be placed on the headrests of your car seats.
The clever design perfectly holds purses and other bags for easy access and prevents the contents from spilling all over the car.
Folding Trunk Organizer
Car trunks can get real messy real quick. However, keeping them clean is now super easy with this folding trunk organizer. This portable, foldable, and polyester-made bin can hold plenty of supplies and stays in one place while you’re on the road.
No hard turn or rough stoppage can ruffle this trunk organizer, thanks to the velcro strips on the bottom that are meant to prevent tipping. It’s also designed with two compartments and convenient loop handles.
Sticky Dashboard Mat
We’ve all placed our valuables on our dashboards at least once, thinking they’ll be alright - then comes along a pesky speed bump and there goes your phone! Well, there’s a way around this too.
This super-strong, non-slip dashboard mat can grip whatever you put on it. Whether it be your phone, glasses, perfume, or anything else, this sticky mat will hold its ground when you hit the brakes.
Cup Holder Food Tray
If you've got to be somewhere real quick, or have a group of friends with their to-go orders, this food tray can do wonders for your car. It works great for people who are always on the go and ensures that none of their food spills on the car floor. Pretty cool, right?
This tray is not only flexible but is also very easy to install. Munching on your takeout on the road could not be more fun, thanks to this ingenious invention.
Console Coin Holder
Have you been lazily piling up change in your car’s cup holder? That’s okay, we’ve all been there. Which brings me to the next cool car accessory on this list - a handy little coin holder. With this installed in your car, you can give all those coins in your cup holder a new home.
This is a great item for coffee lovers, too, since they’ll enjoy all the space they can get from their cup holders. It’s a convenient way to make some extra room for your stuff in case everywhere else is jampacked.
Car Seat Organizer
Making space for all your supplies can get quite difficult - but not when you have this car seat organizer. This thing can hold a tablet, water bottles, cups, and any other valuables you want to put in it.
If you’re planning a trip with your children, this organizer is perfect to hold their iPads and tablets. Lots of room, multiple pockets, universal fit, and easy to install - it’s got it all!
Visor Tissue Holders
Tired of sharing Kleenex with your passengers all the time? If so, these visor tissue holders are meant for you. Once you’ve set them up on your visors, tissue papers become easy to access, regardless of whether you’re the driver or the rider.
Even better, once you’ve gone through the already-included tissues, all you have to do is fit in a pack of Kleenex and you’ll be good to go.
Car Molding Strip
This car molding strip is a great way to make your interior easier on the eyes. These strips come in all sorts of sizes and colors, so you can pick one according to your taste and dress up your car like a true beauty!
Car molding strips are made of high-quality PVC and can fit in almost any space that’s no bigger than the strip itself. In short, they’re a great way to decorate your car’s interior and give it a lavish look.
If you’ve recently got a new car, there’s a good chance you’ve experienced that “new car smell” on the inside. While you can't enjoy that for long, there's something you can do! You can fit a mini humidifier at your AC vent to get fresh air in your interior.
You can also fill the humidifier with your own fragrant substances. So, if you’ve got a taste for aromatherapeutic lavender or any other exciting scent, this item can provide you with just that!
Console Side Pocket
Got a ton of documents to carry around and take care of? This console side pocket will ensure you never lose any important papers while you’re on the road. It’s a nifty little thing that will fit perfectly in almost every vehicle.
This console side pocket is made of strong, high-quality plastic that can conveniently hold a great number of items, whether it be your phone, documents, or some change.
Bamboo Charcoal Seat Cushion
Made with high-quality PU leather and equipped with an anti-slip rubber sole, this bamboo charcoal seat cushion is another great car accessory to have. It’s very comfortable thanks to the soft material it’s made of and provides superior relief during long commutes.
Moreover, if you’ve got a pet dog or cat, this seat cover can keep their nails from ruining your seats or damaging your interior. Speaking of which, this cushion can also add flair to any boring stock seat cover.
No one wants trash spilling on their floorboards. But putting a traditional trashcan in your car just looks awkward. Well, not anymore! Thanks to this special trashcan with a velcro enclosure, you’ll never have the same concerns ever again.
You can put the strap over your car’s stick shift and fix the trashcan adjacent to it, or you can simply hang it behind the front seat. It’s got lots of space for all your junk, and you can empty it in a quick, single rip.
Solar Coaster Lights
Although regular cup holders are great and all, they get boring if you like dressing up your car as much as I do. This set of coaster lights can breathe new life into your car’s interior, thanks to its cool colors.
What’s more, these lights are solar-powered. So, you can put them on the windshield if you want and they’ll be back to pumping out beautiful colors in your car in no time. Or, you can plug in a charger if you’re driving at night time.
Pink Bow Headrest Cushions
We all like cute things, and these pink bow headrest cushions are just that. Not only that, they’re super plump with a thick leather layer on the outside. In simple words, they’re a great way to add personality to your car.
If you go on long drives quite frequently, you might want to get them. Driving for too long can strain your neck but this thing can keep that from happening while also looking super cute.
Pet Seat Cover
If you’re planning to take your furry friend to the vet or a camping trip, a pet seat cover can save you much cleanup. Whether you’re a cat person or a dog person, this hack will ensure that they can’t claw your seats or leave furry residue on them.
These pet seat covers are waterproof and have elastic straps that can be anchored with your seat easily. And their polyester composition means you can spot clean them if things get too messy.
A Fun Power Plug Cap
Do you often experience your children or friends fighting over who wants to ride shotgun? Well, a harmless and fun way of saying “careful what you wish for” is this power plug cap. It’s all red with big bold letters spelling “EJECT”.
With this cool accessory fitted in your vehicle, you’re bound to get some laughs out of your passengers. It fits almost every standard automobile, and obviously works as a show-only addition to your car.
If your headlights have gotten hazy over time, welcome to the club! Thankfully, you can now buy a set of headlight wipes to deal with the situation. The set includes a huge restoration wipe with enough cleaning material to get both of your headlights shining.
If you’re planning to go for your state inspection, these headlight wipes can come in real handy. All you need to do is to wipe on your headlights and they’ll be good as new in no time!
A Tiny AC Vent Duster
Keeping your car clean is key to ensuring that your ride is never out of shape. One of the things that often go unnoticed during car maintenance is the AC vents. They’ve almost always got all kinds of dust and muck stuck in them, with no hope of getting cleaned any time soon.
So, you’d do great with a tiny duster that you can use to clean your vents in just a few seconds. These handy little things are super-portable and unbelievably low-budget, costing just around $3!
Expandable Hanger Bar
Headed to the laundromat? Hang your clothes properly instead of making a mess in the backseat! If you travel frequently and need a change of clothes often, an expandable hanger bar will do wonders for your car.
Whether you drive a compact hatchback or a massive SUV, this expandable hanger bar will never let you or your clothes down. They’re made with sturdy rust-resistant metal to avoid staining your garments and offer great value for money!
Rightline Gear Moki Door Step
You might have seen this brilliant product on Shark Tank! This step hooks onto the vehicle's door latch to provide a stable step up to better reach the roof of the car.
If you've ever tried to load a bike, kayak, surfboard or other gear onto your vehicle's roof, you know what a lifesaver this product can be!
If you want to upscale your car’s security, this car dash camera is what you’re looking for. This thing records and keeps track of everything that goes on outside your car (some can record both inside and outside at the same time).
Besides that, it’s got countless other features like motion detection, loop recording, auto-shutoff, audio recording, to name a few. The investment you make on a dashcam can really help you in the unfortunate event of a road accident caused by someone else's mistake!
Emergencies don’t conform to work hours. Bad things can happen to anyone at any time, which is why keeping a safety hammer in your car is a good idea. This thing can break windows and cut seatbelts in case you ever need to get out quick.
It’s also got a super-compact size, so it’ll fit easily in your glovebox or a car organizer. All in all, it’s a well-engineered, reliable product that’ll keep your mind at ease.
Heated Seat Cushion
Keeping a straight posture and ensuring that your back is always comfortable is very important for drivers, which is why this heated seat cushion finds its way onto this list. Also, ice-cold seats in the winter are doing nobody any favors either.
This seat cushion takes only 30 seconds or less to heat up to its optimal temperature. Moreover, it’s a universal fit - meaning it won’t slip around behind your back!
Starry Lighting System
External car mods are cool and all, but the interior deserves just as much love. This starry lighting system can create an awesome purple and blue atmosphere in your car. It also has five different modes to choose from.
The best thing is, it is super easy to install and use. All you need to do is connect it to a 12V outlet and you’re good to go. This is a great car accessory considering that it costs as low as $12!
LED Car Lights
If you want to add some swagger to your car’s interior, these LED strip lights will work wonders for you. There are eight different colors to choose from, and a music feature that makes them flash in sync with your favorite songs!
Furthermore, these lights are easy to install and work great with a remote. You can also adjust their brightness according to your taste. Why buy a 6-figure car when you can get the same swagger in a few bucks?
Digital Tire Pressure Gauge
This portable tire pressure gauge is perfect for people who go on lots of long drives. You’ll never know when your tires are giving in unless you find yourself a tire shop. However, with this thing, your tires will always be well-cared for.
This tire pressure gauge has a digital display and is super easy to use. It removes all the guesswork and stops running the risk of a flat when you’re on the road.
Two-Port Multipurpose USB Charger
Nobody goes anywhere anymore without their phone, that’s for sure. But keeping your phone charged on the go can be a challenge if you don’t have a power bank. Turns out, you don’t need one if you have this two-port USB charger.
This multipurpose 12-volt charger also has a bluetooth connectivity feature that lets you connect with your car’s speaker to play songs or answer phone calls. All that for just under 20 bucks!
Getting around town has never been easier, thanks to GPS and other navigation technologies. However, having to repeatedly check your phone at every turn is too much of a hassle for most people. That’s why phone holders were invented.
All you have to do is stick the suction cup on your dashboard and place your phone in the holder. Even better, it’s got a 360-degree turn feature so both portrait and landscape modes are available!
Colorful Car Seat Cover Set
Regular car seat covers are pretty bland and boring in the eyes of car fanatics. This is exactly why this exotic and colorful set of car seat covers gets a mention on this list. They look bold and make a statement, unlike stock covers.
Also, they can be used to buff up your worn-down seats. In short, this set is useful and offers good looks at the same time - what else could you ask for?
Car Care Kit
If you want to keep your car looking fresh at all times, a car care kit is what you need. From car conditioner and shampoo to shining wax and microfiber cloth, you get everything you need in this powerful kit.
This kit may cost more than the rest of the accessories on this list, but the 12 pieces of high-quality car essentials combined into one make it worth every buck!
Tiny Car Vacuum
Cleaning your car is no easy task, especially if you’ve got a toddler or a pet that you frequently drive around with. Thankfully, this tiny car vacuum can change that! Costing just $21.99, this gadget can help you take care of all the small pieces of junk hiding under your seats and on the floorboards.
It comes in a travel bag and has additional attachments to make it easier for you to clean tight spaces and crevices of the seats.
If you aren’t a fan of large document bags, this compact document holder is bound to win you over. This thing can easily contain your registration, license, insurance documents, and anything else you want to put in it.
Instead of having to stuff your precious documents in the glovebox with all the rest of your items, you can make sure they don’t crease - all thanks to this convenient document holder!
Crown Tire Valve Caps
If you’re looking for something that can add style to your car without being too over the top and eccentric, custom tire valve caps are the way to go. They come in countless designs, although crown caps are a personal favorite of mine.
These tire valve caps keep the threading on the valve completely out of sight, and they’re very easy to put on too. Even better, you’ve got many designs and colors to choose from.
Grass Console Cover
Dogs are lovely but it can be a challenge to make sure they stay put in one place when you’re traveling. This is why you need a grass console cover. This thing has ‘spikes’, which although harmless, are uncomfortable to walk on for the dog.
It has got a vibrant green color that’ll definitely spice up your car’s interior. In addition to that, it can hold stuff as well. So, a win-win for both humans and dogs, what else could you ask for in a car accessory!
This multi-pocket organizer is perfect for people with SUVs or vans. It’s got six pockets to hold all your goodies, whether it be groceries, water bottles, or folded clothes. Just stuff them in there, and they’ll stay well-organized without making a mess in your backseat.
What's even amazing is that you can count on this organizer to keep all your stuff in place no matter how rough your driving terrain is. This is made possible through its 3 headrest and 2 corner straps.
Fun Mirror Decal
If you’re a fan of Fast & Furious, you’re going to love this product. It’s a fun mirror decal that’ll definitely get a chuckle out of you and your passengers. Moreover, unlike cheap paper stickers, this thing will hold its own through all sorts of tough conditions.
This die-cut decal comes with three parts - the background paper, transfer tape, and the decal itself. In short, it’s a high-quality, waterproof, and self-adhesive goofy decal. Any takers?
Heavy-Duty Floor Mat Set
Keeping your car clean is not easy, and you might want to use all the help you can get, right? This set of heavy-duty floor mats ensures that your car is dirt-free at all times. Thanks to their anti-slip texture and hard leather, they don’t gather or fall out of place that easily.
Moreover, these floor mats can add a nice, refined look to the interior of your car, all the while being durable and long-lasting. All in all, they are just great to be at your disposal.
First Aid Kit
Planning a camping trip or a long drive? Make sure you’ve got all your gear, including a handy first aid kit. These kits pack almost all essential supplies and are simply nice to have in case of any unexpected injuries on the road.
What’s more, none of the items that come with these kits get damaged by the vehicle’s temperature, as they are specifically designed for storage in cars. With this compact first aid kit, you’ll always be in safe hands!
License Plate Bottle Opener
We all love cracking open a cold one with the boys after a long day. Doing that is now easier than ever, thanks to this rear license plate bottle opener. Yes, you can conveniently mount a bottle opener at your license plate’s attachment hole.
It can become a real conversation piece once people start inquiring about it, much like many other cool car accessories on this list. Also, this bottle opener is super easy to install and take off if needed.
Dashing Car Lashes
If you want to make your car stand out from the rest, these car lashes are one to do it. Whether you’re on the road or pulling up at a party, these things can upscale your car’s swagger by a huge margin, and make it look way badder than ones with stock headlights.
These car lashes can fit any vehicle - all you need is double-sided tape to stick them on. Various well-reputed magazines have also featured car lashes which makes them a trendy option as well!
Baby Seatbelt Pad
If you’re a parent or a babysitter, making sure that your little one is in full comfort and safety is of utmost importance. You can get a seatbelt pad for your child to ensure that their head is well-supported as you go over road bumps and speed breakers.
This baby seatbelt pad comes with fastening straps and soft padding. It's made of extremely soft velboa fabric and is available in all kinds of cute colors.