car interior parts

Car Interior Parts Names

Below is the list of Car Interior Parts with their information These parts make cars more attractive from the interior.

  • Steering wheel
  • Seats
  • Seat belt
  • Dashboard
  • Dashboard Silencer
  • Gearstick with arrangement
  • Floor Carpet
  • Car Lighting
  • Car back mirror
  • Tibia Pad
  • Headliner
  • Door Trim
  • Door Weather Strip
  • Scuff Plate Ornament
  • Injection Moulded Baffle
  • Assist Grip
  • Sun Visor
  • Seat Fabric

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Steering wheel

The steering wheel is the main component of the interior of the car. All types of vehicle like bus, tractor, cars, and other has a steering wheel. It is also known as the driving wheel. With the steering, the driver can able to drive the vehicle and take a turn when necessary. 

Steering of the old vehicles was working on the mechanism of rack and pinion. But in modern cars, they are using a power steering mechanism that works on the hydraulic principle. Also, electric power steering is a new advancement in cars.


The function of the seat is to give comfort while driving. It is built with good durable materials. In common, polyester is the first choice for the seat. 

There are four types of seats.

  1. Driving seat- This seat is specially designed for the driver by taking care of his comfort while driving. It has an adjustment to move the seat forward and backward. It can flip at a certain angle to give comfort to the back of the driver. 
  2. Bucket seat- Bucket seat is a seat near the driving seat. It can move forward and backward as per comfort. 
  3. Bench seat- A bench seat is a flat seat at the backside of the car. Three persons can sit on this seat. It is a fixed type.
  4. Folding seat- As the name suggests that it can fold as per additional requirements. 

Seat belt

Seat belts protect the driver or passenger from sudden movement during a collision. It is also known as a safety belt. During driving a car, it is necessary to wear a seat belt. It helps you to protect yourself from serious injury or damage. 

Two-point, 3,4,5, and 6 points are the type of seat belt arrangement. Depending on the type of vehicle and its use, it varies. 


A dashboard is a control panel set within the central console of the vehicle. It is for displaying all control, speed, fuel level, torque, music system, Air conditioning control, and other controls. 

In the dashboard, we can see the air-conditioning ports for the cooling of the passengers. Openable drawer on another side of the dashboard, for putting some documents and parts.

Dashboard Silencer

It is a lining material installed between the body material & dashboard of the vehicle. It reduces the direct impact imposed by the vehicle while in motion. These liners prevent vibration & heat insulation.

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Gearstick with arrangement

It is a metallic leaver connected to the automobile transmission through the gearbox. It helps to operate the gearbox to change the speed and torque as per the requirement. During changing the speed of the vehicle, the clutch pedal is pressed to disengage the engine from the transmission, and desired gear is selected.

Generally, it is on the right side of the left-hand drive vehicle and the left side of the right-hand drive vehicle. It is a central console of the vehicle.

Floor Carpet

Floor carpets prevent the accumulation of dirt particles and other waste in the car. It helps to make the car interior more hygienic. During the cleaning of the car, we can remove the car carpet & clean it. It gives better comfort to your legs.

Car Lighting

Lighting in the car helps occupants to get better visibility of the car’s interior parts. During night traveling, light helps to find or to put something in a secure place. Generally, light is at the inside top of the hood. It may have a different style as per vehicle. 

In modern cars, door lights give better visibility while going out from the vehicle, below the dashboard, and below seats. These can customize as per our requirements.

Car back mirror

It is a flat mirror on the front side of the driver and the top of the windshield. The driver can adjust it as per the view of the rear side. 

Tibia Pad

It is a polystyrene product sheet combined between the floor of the vehicle & carpet. When a vehicle imposes by the impact force, a polystyrene sheet acts as an energy-absorbing agent. It prevents serious injury to the legs of the passengers. In modern cars, these tibia pads absorb noise.


Headliner is a type of fabric with foam. It is a composite material to reduce sound, look attractive interior, and feel good. It fixes in the interior of the car, especially in the hood area with glue. In modern cars, these headliner materials are more advanced & give more benefits to the occupants. 

Door Trim

Door trims are the interior part of the door, which makes the door more attractive. Generally, it is of plastic material. It covers various mechanisms like a window opening, door opening & locking mechanisms. These mechanisms operate by the buttons provided on the door trims.

Door Weather Strip

The function of the door weatherstrip is to prevent the rainwater from coming inside the car while rolling up and down the car. Door weatherstrips attach from the interior & exterior side of the door window. It helps to prevent the glass from damaging due to vibration during driving.

Scuff Plate Ornament

These are the rubber strips that cover the steps of the door. In today’s time, vehicle names print on a scuff plate to make them more attractive.

Injection Moulded Baffle

These are the injection molded parts of the plastic. They fit in the car for specific reasons like to cover something, make space for storing bottles & others.

Assist Grip

It is a kind of handle that offers handhold support to the passenger while entering & exiting from the car. It is of plastic or rubber. I also help to get a good grip when a vehicle moves from an uneven road.

Sun Visor

The function of the Sun visor is to protect your eyes from direct sun rays falling on your eye. It helps to get good visibility to the driver while driving. The driver can adjust as per their requirement.

Seat Fabric

Car seat fabrics are made of polyester or nylon. It improves the look of the car and gives good comfort to the occupants.