Question: Why Windshield Wipers Snow?

Why put your windshield wipers up in snow? Lift Your Wipers Up Having your wipers up and out of the way makes it easier to scrape ice and snow from the windshield. Plus, it also prevents the soft rubber wiper blades from getting frozen to the glass. If this has happened to you, you know […]

FAQ: Will Windshield Replacement Increase Insurance?

Will my insurance rates go up if I replace my windshield? Will my insurance premium increase because of windshield claim? You should not see your premium increase because of a claim used to replace a cracked windshield. However, high frequency of windshield claims may be taken into consideration by insurance companies as one of the […]

FAQ: Who Fixes Windshield Chips?

How much does it cost to fix a chipped windshield? Does the Cost Vary Based on Location? Types of Windscreen Repairs Average Reported Cost Small chip in the windscreen Australian Capital Territory $75 New South Wales $99 – $120 Queensland $79 How much does Safelite cost to fix a chip? The size of the crack […]

Question: Why Windshield Wipers Not Working?

What can cause windshield wipers to stop working? Five Reasons for Why Your Wipers May Not Be Working Torn Blades. This is the most common issue occurs with the wiper blade itself. External Interference. One of the most common reasons for poor wiper performance is the presence of ice or snow on the windshield. Failed […]

Readers ask: Which Windshield Wiper Is Longer?

Are windshield wipers different lengths? Windshield wiper blades are vehicle specific. On some vehicles, both wiper blades are the same size. On other vehicles, the two wiper blades are different sizes. Additionally, if both windshield wipers are too long, they may hit each other causing damage to the wiper blades, arms, and even the wiper […]

Often asked: Why Windshield Wipers Make Noise?

How do I stop my windshield wipers from making noise? How to Stop Noisy Wipers Determine the cause of windshield wiper noise. Clean the wiper blades with warm water, baking soda, and liquid dishwashing soap. Check that the wiper blades are properly seated in the adapters at the base of the blades. Adjust the wiper […]

Which Windshield Washer Fluid Is Best?

Does it matter what windshield wiper fluid I use? Short answer, yes, but it should be distilled water so that minerals don’t deposit in the washer system and clog it up. You should only use water if you are sure your car will stay above freezing the entire time that water is in there. What […]

Question: Why Windshield Crack?

Can a windshield crack by itself? Windshields are made of glass and plastic components, so naturally, they can only withstand so much pressure. Too much pressure applied in any one area of the windshield’s surface can be enough to cause cracks to form in or around that particular area. How do I prevent my windshield […]