Amazon's best-selling automotive accessories make it easy to keep your car in top shape this summer

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I’ll admit I’m no expert when it comes to cars. Sure, I can do the basics like refill the air in my tires and top up the windshield fluid, but that’s about it. I’ve recently started taking things into my own hands though (with the help of more knowledgeable friends and family), and when one of my headlamps went out I turned to none other than Amazon to find a replacement.

I was able to quickly and easily find exactly what I was looking for, and at a much cheaper price than if I had gone to a mechanic. I just entered the make and model of my car into the Automotive home page to receive personalized product recommendations that are guaranteed to fit my car.

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I was surprised at the amount of items available, with everything from cleaning cloths and USB adaptors to bigger ticket items like bike racks and hubcaps for sale. I’ve yet to venture out into the specialized auto items, but it’s nice to know there’s an alternative to a mechanic or good old Canadian Tire out there.

If you haven’t yet checked out Amazon’s selection of car tools and accessories, Prime Day is coming up and you’re sure to find some great deals leading up to the big event on July 15 and 16. We’ve also collected some of the top-selling items for your car on Amazon, to keep things running smoothly this season.

Scroll through to see Amazon’s best-selling automotive products available now.

BlueDriver Bluetooth Pro OBDII Scan Tool

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Customer review: “This is a good solid diagnostic tool for figuring out what's wrong with your vehicle. I've used on a 2010 Equinox and a 2010 Honda Accord and was able to access advanced diagnostics codes (chassis and ABS codes) no problem in order to easily diagnose the problem.”

SHOP IT: Amazon, $100

TMS 2 Pairs J-Bar Rack HD Kayak Carrier

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Customer review: “The rack held the kayaks in place firmly. It was easy to lift the kayaks on and off the racks. Securing the kayaks to the hooks with the straps was simple. I highly recommend this product.”

SHOP IT: Amazon, $100

AmazonBasics Microfiber Cleaning Cloth - 24-Pack

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Customer review: “Love these cloths. I like that it comes with multiple colours so we don't mix up what we use them for. I've used them from wiping counters, cleaning cars, cleaning windows, wiping off my kids after they eat and many other things. I'll definitely buy another pack once these wear out.”

SHOP IT: Amazon, $20

Meguiar's Ultimate Compound

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Customer review: “This compound is great for getting larger scratches off between the fine sanding and polishing when working on your car. It will last a while, and is a great addition to any car detailing kit.”

SHOP IT: Amazon, $12

MATCC Snow Foam Lance

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Customer review: “This worked perfectly for spraying foam to wash my car using my electric power washer. The nozzle allows you to adjust flow as well as pressure/spray pattern. Universal fitting hooked right up to my existing quick disconnect.”

SHOP IT: Amazon, $30

WildAuto Car Back Seat Organizer

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Customer review: “Fits perfectly on the back seats. Kids love it, they can put their water bottles, coloring books, toys in it and everything is at the reach of their hands. Great product.”

SHOP IT: Amazon, $21

Aucan 20pcs Super Bright LED Lights

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Customer review: “Loved these LEDs. The colour was almost a perfect match with the incandescent bulbs i had in the trailer. Feel solid quality and all working correctly. The voltometer shows phenomenally less battery power being drained.”

SHOP IT: Amazon, $20

Allen Sports Deluxe Trunk Mounted Bike Rack

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Customer review: “Great bike rack for the price! It holds both of my bikes quite securely on long trips. I have used more expensive bike racks in the past where bikes have come loose while driving 70mph on the highway, but this rack kept my bikes safe.”

SHOP IT: Amazon, $53

AstroAI Digital Tire Pressure Gauge

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Customer review: “An absolute must to have in your glove compartment. Display readings are clear, back light is bright, the grip is comfortable; there's a plethora of pressure units to choose from, and the price is very competitive!”

SHOP IT: Amazon, $14

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