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    rainX

    I was on the strathycruise.com website and a few people on there swear by "rainX" now I've never heard of this before but I've had a quick read of posts on here that mention it and the opinion on here seems to be 50:50, can anyone update on their findings with this product?

    Any opinions on the best glass cleaner out there?
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    Same stuff as "Rain Away"... I use it on the Coupe... Not a subsitute for wipers but good stuff..

    Just make sure you have supper clean wiper blades or it will piss you off no end..
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    I found the stuff quite good but also found that you need to be traveling at a 30MPH+ speed for the water beads to run off effectively.

    deffinatly worth it on the side windows although not so effective on the windscreen due to the wiper blades removing it

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    Quote Originally Posted by A5TRA 59ORT
    although not so effective on the windscreen due to the wiper blades removing it
    I found that cleaning the blades with a good quality glass cleaner stopped this from happening quickly.. Alos, this type of product needs re-applying every 4-6 weeks depending on how much rain you get and how ofte you use the wipers..
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sploodge
    I found that cleaning the blades with a good quality glass cleaner stopped this from happening quickly.. Alos, this type of product needs re-applying every 4-6 weeks depending on how much rain you get and how ofte you use the wipers..

    As above but you can buy some Rain X screenwash which apparently tops up the coverage as you wipe!

    Generally Rain X is a good product the other alternative is PIAA silicone wipers which lay down a layer of silicone as they wipe - same end result though! Demon Tweeks sell the wipers but they ain't cheap (typical)!

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    Rain X is fantastic - really beads the water off....
    You're suposed to coat the wiper blades aswell when you apply it.

    At around £3.00 a bottle well worth trying and making your own mind up ....


    go for it

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    i have around 20 sachets of rain-X that i got free from a carshow yet to try it out

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    .....go and do it now Dr ! ....you wont regret it

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    i will try it

    ...also got some anti-fog sachets for the inside of the windscreen from the same company...was a hot blonde in F1 gear dishing them out, so i stood there with my bag open lol

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    Halford's own is almost a direct duplicate and cheaper.

    Dont apply in direct sunlight as it straks and you will be for ever removing residue to get a smear free look.

    Also apply to the headlight lenses to keep them clear as well.

    Also suggest wearing a glove to put it on as it really dries your hand out - It must have quite a strong acid content.
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