How a Rain Sensor Windshield Works?

Answer A rain sensor windshield is operated by an optical sensor that monitors light reflected from part of the windshield. The sensor turns on the wipers as necessary, according to JD Power.

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How to Get Rain-X Off a Windshield?

The chemical makeup of Rain-X means it takes special steps to remove it. Rain-X is a brand name for an automobile product that repels water from glass. It leaves an invisible waterproofing that su... Read More »

How to Get Rain Spots off a Windshield?

Water spots on a nice clean windshield can be distracting to a driver and reduce visibility. The spots left behind after rain dries up are calcium carbonate, otherwise known as salt, and can easily... Read More »

Windshield Rain Treatments?

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Instructions for Rain X Windshield Wipers?

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