Keep your side view mirrors free from bird poop and bird droppings that can damage the paint on your car, bird pecking, bird attacks, scratches and scuffs!
Removing Windshield Ice
In less enlightened times, the best way to impress women was to own a hot car. But women wised up and realized it was better to buy their own hot cars so they wouldn't have to ride around with jerks. ~ Scott Adams
Yes, there is a proper way of removing windshield ice as quickly as possible. Biggest tip: whatever you do - do NOT use hot water to try to remove ice from your windshield!.
Another useful tip: Turn the heater and the defroster on low when you first start the car and ice is on your windshield. Here’s the reason why.
Sometimes your vehicle can have frozen windshield wipers in addition to ice on your windshield on a winter's day. This video offers a short explanation of why turning on your wipers to remove ice can ruin them.
Here's a neat idea if you live in a region with a lot of snow, ice and frost:
* Repair That "Ding"
* Protect Your Windshield
* Replace Wipers with (video)
* Unfreezing Wipers (video)
* Frozen Wiper Fluid?
This ezvid video lists this year's top 10 car batteries. Their criteria for ranking these batteries are: high cold cranking amps 100% maintenance free, and offering good warranties from their manufacturers.
In the depth of winter I finally learned that there within me lay an invincible summer. ~ Albert Camus