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 Do You Clean the Windshield Before Using Rain-X?

Rain-X treatments help you see through your windshield easier in the rain. You can't just apply the Rain-X, though. It requires a certain amount of preparation first. Cleaning your windshield befor... Read More »

Removing Rain-X From a Windshield?

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Windshield Rain Treatments?

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