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Old 12-11-2017, 06:49 PM   #1
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Good winter blades that will keep contour in very cold weather.


Decided on this brand.

The issue is not moving the snow off the windscreen but the blade freezing so it leaves a missed spot where the center of blade is.

Seeing cars have somewhat different contour to the windscreen what is the best for our yaris?

I have read hingeless is the best?

Dont want to buy before finding the recommended winter blades do not work too well on the yaris windshield.

One example of what works well for some and not so well for others.Probaly because different length blades and contour of wind screen?

I may give these a try...?

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Old 12-11-2017, 07:29 PM   #2
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The problem is not the cold. I've never had issues with metal frame wipers for the winter cold.

It's only when it snows, and weather is warm, so the snow melts a bit and freezes overnight, then things won't go well.

That said nothing beats OEM metal frames for contouring the windshield.

I haven't had a frameless blade since Walmart doesn't sell the viewmax 13" anymore, and is still hard to find a 13" frameless wiper blade for my sedan...

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Old 12-12-2017, 10:35 AM   #3
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Not the same car, but I found the the last gen Camry driver side blade was the length I was looking for. It's a hybrid of plastic and metal, hinged and very aerodynamic. Works perfect and now I can just buy factory refills for it cheap.
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Old 12-17-2017, 11:54 PM   #4
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Any decent quality hybrid wiper blade is good to use all year round. I have had michelins on mine i got for $8.99 each two years ago
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Old 12-18-2017, 02:06 AM   #5
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Champion is good quality

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Old 12-18-2017, 10:49 AM   #6
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I'm buying DENSO
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