I know there was a thread about it a while back. Since you aren’t knocking any dust or dirt up, it doesn’t matter if you start at the top or the bottom. Alcantara steering wheels for road cars are a big rip-off, and look manky/unhygienic. CarbonTastic products are modified from used OEM steering wheels. … wikiHow, Inc. is the copyright holder of this image under U.S. and international copyright laws. Chances are, if you have an alcantara steering wheel on your car, it probably looks something like this. Cleaning alcantara steering wheel. Re: Suede/ Alcantara Steering wheel - Cleaning 03 Aug 2013, 11:28 I have the wiled leather as well,looks just like yours before you cleaned it,so I should give it ago. Today I am going to shed some light on this well kept secret. Get rid of these with 600 to 800 sandpaper. This image is not<\/b> licensed under the Creative Commons license applied to text content and some other images posted to the wikiHow website. We know ads can be annoying, but they’re what allow us to make all of wikiHow available for free. 100% Upvoted. Thread starter Five0GT; Start Date Sep 5, 2016; Five0GT Well-Known Member. They come with an Alcantara steering wheel and that's what I base my experience on. Thats the starting point. Lots of how-to videos and specific products available. Member Cars. I've never had an Alcantara steering wheel though and I was wondering if anyone that does have one (or has had one) could chime in on how it holds up. Best way to clean Alcantara? DO NOT RUB! *3. Reply Reply Author. The Pre-FL RS3 had the Alcantara placed in the perfect position on the steering wheel, and our hands positioned on the leather sections, sometimes change is not the best way to go. Using light pressure work your interior brush over the misted area in back and forth motions. Purchase a suede brush from a home supply or auto parts store. This image may not be used by other entities without the express written consent of wikiHow, Inc.