Top 10 Buckets for Washing Cars – Automotive Buckets, Grit Guards & Kits

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1. Chemical Guys


4.5 Gal, Chemical Guys ACC_103 Heavy Duty Detailing Bucket with Chemical Guys Logo

Chemical Guys #ad - Great for storing products. Heavy duty. Fits grit guard and dirt guard. Compact tapered design. Fits gamma Seal.
BrandChemical Guys #ad
ManufacturerChemical Guys #ad
Height12.52 Inches
Length15.98 Inches
Weight1.74 Pounds
Width12.6 Inches
Part NumberACC_103

2. Meguiar's


Meguiar's VBUCKET3.5GAL Yellow Bucket – Make Car Washing Easy With Bright Bucket for Water and Suds – 3.5 gal

Meguiar's #ad - Essential car wash tool: simply add your favorite car shampoo and fill with water for a bucketful of suds that makes cleaning your vehicle easy.

Domestically produced: Made in the USA with globally sourced materials. More washing tools: get even better washing results when you pair with other Meguiar’s accessories like our Grit Guard X3003, Microfiber Wash Mitt X3002 and Water Magnet Microfiber Drying Towel X2000 Sturdy and comfortable: Steel handle with plastic hand grip and durable, rugged bucket. Easy to handle: 3. 5 gallon bucket has same diameter as 5 gallon bucket, giving it the same ease of access but with better handling.
BrandMeguiar's #ad
ManufacturerMeguiar's #ad
Part NumberVBUCKET3.5GAL

3. Chemical Guys


Red, Chemical Guys Cyclone Dirt Trap Car Wash Bucket Insert

Chemical Guys #ad - Fits in your traditional 12 inch bucket and reduces swirl risks and scratches to ensure better washing experience. 297 geometrically positioned dirt TR cyclones deliver the perfect blnce between cone size, dirt aperture diameter, strategic placement, funnel pitch and depth for maximum particle capture.

Keep dirt and debris tried under the dirt TR cyclones to reduce scratches, swirls, and paint damage during washing. Dirt tr cyclones funnel and separate dirt away from wash water. The cyclone dirt tr bucket insert eliminates wash swirls and scratches with Cyclone dirt-trap Filtration technology.
BrandChemical Guys #ad
ManufacturerChemical Guys #ad
Height1.8 Inches
Length11 Inches
Weight0.4 Pounds
Width12.7 Inches
Part NumberDIRTTRAP02

4. Carrand


Carrand 94102 Car Wash Bucket 3 Gallon Capacity

Carrand #ad - Made from heavy duty chemical resistant plastic. Wide mouth design conveniently allows for large brush heads. Integrated washboard for tool cleaning. Holds up to three gallons. Ergonomic grip offers comfortable handling.
BrandCarrand #ad
ManufacturerCarrand #ad
Height0 Inches
Length0 Inches
Width0 Inches
Part Number94102



VIKING Automotive Bucket Insert Grit Trap for Car Cleaning Wash and Detail Kits, Cloths, and Sponges, Blue, Helps Remove Dirt and Debris from Microfiber, Mitts

VIKING #ad - Cleans dirt out of mitts, sponges, towels and other washing accessories. Traps dirt at the bottom of the wash bucket. 5 finger holes for easy insertion and removal. Fits standard 3-5 gallon buckets.
BrandVIKING #ad
ManufacturerSchroeder & Tremayne, Inc. #ad
Part Number919501
WarrantyThis item is guaranteed to provide satisfactory performance. Any item found to be defective in material or workmanship will be replaced free of charge. Simply return the product with a cope of the dated sales receipt and a brief explanation of dissatisfaction. Any questions or comments should be sent directly to: schroeder and tremayne, inc. , 8500 valcour avenue, st. Louis, mo 63123, 1-800-325-3545 | stproduct. Com.

6. Griot's Garage


Griot's Garage 67255CSTBUC Ultimate Car Wash Bucket

Griot's Garage #ad - The world's best wash bucket. 6 gallon capacity enough for almost any wash job. Raised measurement marks gal/L to help get right water-to-car-wash ratio. Molded-in measure cup for perfect wash liquid amount, saving over pouring. Lower grille filters out dirt and grit preventing scratching. Upper grille for convenient mitt, wash liquid, cleaning tool placement. Lid and 2" casters for added convenience. Full of features to make your washes safer and more fun! Lower grille filters dirt/grit to not contaminate wash mitt, preventing scratches.
BrandGriot's Garage #ad
ManufacturerGriot's Garage #ad
Height10.8 Inches
Length22 Inches
Weight7.6 Pounds
Width11.2 Inches
Part Number67255CSTBUC
WarrantyLifetime warranty against manufacturer's defects.

7. GreatCool


Coral Velvet + Weave + Chenille Microfiber Glove Sponge, GreatCool Car Wash Collapsible Bucket with 3-in-1 Car Wash Mitt, 10L 2.6 Gallon Portable Folding Basin Pail for Car Household Cleaning

GreatCool #ad - Bucket - easy carry and storagefold-down carrying handle makes it easy to move when filled, compact size with handle on the bottom side for easier pouring and is collapsible for easy storage and transport. Perfect for house, apartment, condo, camper, beach tote and keep in the trunk of your car.

3 in 1 wash mitt=chenille + coral velvet + weavechenille side is for car paint surface, extra soft, strong water absorption without leaving water marks, and helps protect against swirls and scratches;Mesh side is for glass or stains in your car paint;Coral velvet side, good cleaning effect, interior parts and car paint waxing. Strong foaming function, can be used to clean the car paint surface and interior cleaning materials under normal use. Much cheaper and conveniencesave you $10 and you can get a glove and bucket cleaning kit.

It is perfect helper for washing, like car, use wet or dry, dusting and polishing your vehicles and household, truck, tables, drying, mirrors, boat, floors, wood, waxing, furniture & glass etc. Bucket - multipurposegreat for car wash, boating, beach pails, picnics, tools bucket, dog water bowl, outdoor survival, camp tub, traveling, hiking, drink cooler, backpacking, fishing buckets, wash basin, gardening, camping gear, washing dishes for picnic or beach toys, all around cleaning and carrying.
BrandGreatCool #ad
ManufacturerGreatCool #ad



AOVAVO Car Cleaning Kit,10 Pcs Car Cleaning Brush with Windshield Cleaning Tool/Water Bucket/Car Washing Towel//Tire Brush/Car Washing Mitt

AOVAVO #ad - 100% satisfaction guaranteed:if you have any questions with the cleaning tools, just feel free to contact us by email, we will try our best to solve your issues. Especially for the car exterior cleaning issues. These brushes can easily remove the car surfaces' dust, dirt, air vents, and pollen, windshields and wheels.

Super practical accessories-- 1 compressed effervescent tablet can soak 2l of water used to clean the windshield, in addition to being used for car washing, fishing is also good, 8pcs can make you use it for a long time;With this 8L collapsible bucket, and does not occupy the place.110 pack car washing kits-1* tire brush, 1* car back seat organizor, 1* car washing mitt, 1*Wheel Brush, 1* Water Bucket, 1* air conditioning brush, 1* Car Washing Towel, 1* windshield cleaning tool, 1* Duster, 1*Concentrated glass cleaning pellet8pcs.

Brushes set - real practical car washing set to handle your cars' stains and dirts. Never scratch your car - the cleaning towel and car washing mitt are soft enough, so that will not damage your cars' painting and structure, and they will not leave any shreds after use.
BrandAOVAVO #ad
ManufacturerAOVAVO #ad



DETAIL GUARDZ The Dirt Lock Car Wash Bucket Insert Black

DETAIL GUARDZ #ad - Helps keep your car wash water extremely clean to reduce swirl marks and scratches. Flexible rubber locking tabs allow for a snug fit in nearly every 3 gallon, 5 gallon, 4 gallon, 6 gallon, 7 gallon and 8 gallon round wash buckets. Fresh water return system allows only cleaner water to pass above the screen. Dirt lock venturi filters and valves pump debris quickly to the bottom of the bucket to separate the dirt away from the clean water. Powered by the pumping motion of your hand in the bucket, you can feel the suction pulling the debris from your mitt and down under the bucket.
ManufacturerDETAIL GUARDZ #ad
Part NumberDLR-1

10. Wittyware


Fix Impurities and Prevent Your Car from Scratches During Washing, Wittyware Car Washing Bucket Bracket

Wittyware #ad - Radial agitation grid removes dirt and debris from wash mitt. Carwash like a pro! The best accessory for cleaning your car to wash. Fits bucket with a diameter of 12" 30cm. It also saves water. Made from polypropylene material, it is sturdy and without any odor. Separates sand, dirt to the bottom of barrel, silt, protecting your car’s paint from scratches.
BrandWittyware #ad
ManufacturerWittyware #ad
Height2.56 Inches
Length10.24 Inches
Weight0.42 Pounds
Width10.24 Inches
Part Number4354242668