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Old 12-12-2012, 01:24 PM
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rain repellant use on the side windows?

Any experiences using rain repellant, like Rain-X, Aquapel, or Invisible Glass, on the side windows? I don't want to use it on the windshield for fear of wiper chattering. I have a sample to use.

If used on the side, will there be lots of fine droplets such that one can't see? Or will the drops bead and run off even when driving at a slower speed, such as 25 mph?
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Any experiences using rain repellant, like Rain-X, Aquapel, or Invisible Glass, on the side windows? I don't want to use it on the windshield for fear of wiper chattering. I have a sample to use.

If used on the side, will there be lots of fine droplets such that one can't see? Or will the drops bead and run off even when driving at a slower speed, such as 25 mph?
I've been using Invisible Glass for many many years inside and out without any kind of problems.Good luck
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I've used Rain-X for almost 30 years on all windows, light lenses, etc. of lots of different brands of cars, including many BMWs.

On side windows, you will tend to have finer drops than you wouud otherwise and there will tend to be less water overall on the window. Another benefit is that the window will tend to stay cleaner. For this reason, I like to Rain-X the windows on a new car first thing when I bring it home.
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I use glass cleaner with Invisible Glass in it to clean the windows. Works well and makes everything repellant.

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