Are there special wiper blades for winter?
There are many ways you can prepare your vehicle for winter. Most drivers know that winter tires exist to help improve traction while driving in snowy and icy conditions, but many drivers are unaware that there are also special wipers for winter. These wiper blades have many benefits and could really help you improve your driving experience this winter.
Winter Wiper Blade Benefits
Here at Wheaton Toyota on the Trail we have Toyota Genuine Wiper Blades that are specially designed to keep slush, snow and ice off your windshield. These wiper blades have infinite pressure points to help provide a smooth and even swipe to minimize streaks and missed areas. They are also created to conform to the shape of your windshield, provide excellent wind resistance and improve overall visibility.
To ensure that these Toyota winter wiper blades do their job without wearing out, they are put to the test using a variety of methods. Toyota uses a simulator to test the wiper blades again blocks that mimic ice chucks on your vehicles windshield to make sure that they can withstand even the toughest of conditions. They also put the wiper blades in chambers that simulate what the atmosphere is like when salt is added to it. This helps ensure that the wipers will be able to withstand road salt used to de-ice roads.
If you are interested in getting Toyota winter wiper blades call or visit Wheaton Toyota on the Trail. We will be able to answer any further questions you might have as well as help you schedule a service appointment to get your new wiper blades installed. We can also help you find a winter ready vehicle, winter tires or whatever else you might need to help you get your vehicle ready for the cold weather ahead.