Here is our recommendation of windshield washer fluid
1. Prestone AS657 Bug Wash Windshield Washer Fluid, 128 Ounces
As you can see our guide about rubber wiper blade, the wiper blade quality is essential for windscreen cleaning. Furthermore, the windshield washer fluid is an important portion, too. Prestoner AS657 is a popular washer fluid for all vehicles. It is better than tap water as the manufacturer claim that it has the properties of cleaning bird dropping, bug, tree sap, road grime, 99.99% effectiveness. It is also make the driver has clear visibility by repel the water beading.
Our research found that most drivers who use this product agreed with its qualities. Clean thoroughly, no beading left on windshield cause they drive with a clear visibility. However, some people feel it not different to other brands both cleanness properties or smell. Many of them refer to its strong smell.
Our test shows that it will work so well when you have a good and clean rubber or silicone wiper blade. Old and dirty wiper blade would still leave streak, residue even you use this washer fluid. Therefore, we suggest you to have the interval of cleaning the rubber blade, specially when it is rain or snow season.
– No harm to user
– Good cleaning residue, dirt, bug
– Reasonable price
– Strong smell
– Not 100% effective result with the old wiper blade
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2. SONAX Anti Freeze Ice Fresh Transparent -20 °C
SONAX Anti Freeze washer fluid is another well-known product especially in Europe. The pro ducts its self has the similar properties as other windscreen wash fluid. It can remove bug, dirt, bird dropping, no smear or streak left. That is because they use the same or almost the same chemical formula.
This Sonax has a good smell for most of the users, only a few customers complaint about it. In term of cleaning windshield, users report the high quality. The fluid can remove dirt very well. Moreover, it is difficult to freeze in the cold weather. That is one of important thing when the drivers find the washer fluid for their car. Thus, it is suitable for the car with headlight washer. It would eliminate the dirty on headlight better.
As always, we are still recommend to use these kind of fluid with the clean rubber wiper blade. You could not complain about the product much more if using it with the dirty wiping tool. New or clean wiper will guarantee or help you determine whether you get to good washer fluid or not.
– Good smell
– Suitable for cold weather
– No streak or smear
– A little higher price
– Difficult to buy in North America