How to Replace Windshield Wipers

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How to Replace Windshield Wipers

When you have a car it is important that you have knowledge with basic car maintenance like this simple step on how to replace windshield wipers. Windshield wiper is often use for cleaning the car windshield for any dirt or water when driving under the rain so that the driver have clear vision on the road and the front of the car. There are times that even though we used wiper to clean the windshield, still the windshield is not clear enough to see what is in front of car.

There are also times that the wipers chatters during operation this is because there is a presence of wax or other materials on the wipers or even on the windshield. In this case it is necessary to clean the windshield.

When cleaning the outside surface of the windshield use a water solution or a mild detergent, you will notice that when the windshield is cleaned there are no beads that forms when you rinse it with water.

As for cleaning the wipers, soaked a piece of cloth to a water solution or a mild detergent and wipe it to the wiper blades and rinse the blades with water.

When to Change Windshield Wipers
It is necessary to replace windshield wipers blade once a year, or when you notice that windshield is not clear enough to what is in front of the car upon using the wiper when driving at rain. Replace the wiper blades as soon as the mentioned condition is met because if you neglect the replacement schedule of the blades despite the above condition, it will damage the windshield of your car and may even impair your vision while driving under the rain.

How to Replace Windshield Wipers
In replacing windshield wipers ensure that the wiper blades of your car is same with below illustrations. image

Step1. In changing wiper blades first is lift the wiper arm away from the windshield.

Step2. Push and hold the release tab (A) then slide in the direction illustrated (1) the arm of the windshield wiper blades then remove the wiper blades.

Step3. Now slide the new windshield wiper blades to the opposite direction when changing windshield wiper blades, you will hear a clicking sound. This confirms that the blades are in place. Now you know how easy it is to replace windshield wipers.

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