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How to Best Maintain Your Windshield Wipers and Windshield Washer Fluid

How to Best Maintain Your Windshield Wipers and Windshield Washer Fluid

Windshield wipers and windshield fluid are two essential components of your car that ensure visibility and safety while driving. Windshield wipers are responsible for clearing rain, snow, dirt, and debris off the windshield, while windshield fluid helps to lubricate the windshield and remove stubborn grime. To keep your windshield wipers and windshield fluid in good condition, you should understand how they work and how to maintain them. Windshield Wipers There are two main types of windshield wipers: traditional frame-style wipers and newer beam-style wipers. Frame-style wipers are the most common and consist of a metal frame that holds a rubber blade. Beam-style wipers, on the other hand, have a curved metal blade that conforms to the windshield's shape. Here are the top signs that it's time to replace your windshield wipers: Streaks or Smears: If your windshield wipers are leaving streaks or smears on the windshield, it's time to replace them.  ... read more

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