Wiper blades...What do you use?

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Wiper blades...What do you use?

Post by OnlyinaChevy » Wed Oct 17, 2018 10:55 pm

Normally I would go with the OEM blades on my trucks, but over the past couple years I've opted for aftermarket brands over GM. I have played no favorites thus far...I've used Trico, Bosch, Rain-X and the OEMs the first couple years (which are damn near double the price of the aftermarket substitutes (which seem to last half the time)).

Currently I am running the Bosch Pure Vision and they seem to be holding up pretty well for the atypical "wet" year we've had in Oklahoma. At nearly 6 months, they still clear the window pretty damn good, even with the sometimes horizontal rainfalls we've had this summer.

What is everyone else using?
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Re: Wiper blades...What do you use?

Post by S&H (NotGreenStamps) » Thu Oct 18, 2018 5:09 am

I use Bosch Icons on my truck and they last 1-2 years with a little cleaning once every 6 months or so with an alcohol pad.
I am sticking with the stock wiper blades on the Impala since they are the beam type and they seem to work well.

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Re: Wiper blades...What do you use?

Post by CritterSnicker » Thu Oct 18, 2018 12:31 pm

Bosch Icons here as well... I've gotten almost 3yrs out of a set. It is def worth paying the extra for the nicer blades.
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Post by ProfBrown » Thu Oct 18, 2018 12:33 pm

I use Anco wiper blades. The sun kills the blades out here, not the use. No matter the brand we get about 6 months-1 year depending on where you live.
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Post by CritterSnicker » Thu Oct 18, 2018 12:49 pm

Damn, that sucks. I'd do the same if that were the case in my state.
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Re: Wiper blades...What do you use?

Post by bigcountry2022 » Thu Oct 18, 2018 2:42 pm

I think I've got the Rain-X Latitutdes. Don't remember. Been about 1.5 - 2 years since I've changed them, even with all the snow that SH and I have gotten the past 2 winters
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