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What windshield wiper blades do you use.

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by ff1241, Jan 1, 2012.

  1. ff1241

    ff1241 Member
    Messages: 54

    I had the rain-x ones but the tip broke off and then lost part of the back reinforcement. They still worked but not as well.
  2. G.Landscape

    G.Landscape Senior Member
    from Ontario
    Messages: 834

    We use rain-x everything....

    Window Treatment
    and Washer Fluid

    Together they all seem to do a pretty good job.
  3. Rc2505

    Rc2505 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,245

    All of the expensive wipers that I have tried, ( rain-ex, bosch, all of the other brands) have the same problem. The tips break off in the cold. I just keep buying rain-ex and call it good.
  4. Wilnip

    Wilnip Senior Member
    Messages: 583

    Michelin make a blade similar to the Rain x. It dosent have a frame so the snow and ice doesn't stick as much as a traditional wipper with a frame. I think I got mine at WalMart for about $30 for the pair.
  5. tuney443

    tuney443 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,847

    The Anco Winter blades if you can find them are IMHO the best.The Napa curved ones aren't too shabby either.
  6. allaspects10

    allaspects10 Junior Member
    Messages: 27

    I had Bosch Icons on my old Duramax and believe it or not they came standard on my 11 Silverado 2500 hd i swear by them
  7. Boomer123

    Boomer123 Senior Member
    Messages: 334

    Bosh on everything

    BOSS LAWN Senior Member
    Messages: 495

    Michelin brand, they are perfect when used the first few weeks but wear fast in storms.
  9. Dagwell

    Dagwell Junior Member
    Messages: 14

    I like Michelin or rain-x whichever is not sold out at walmart when i go. They both seem to hold up well IMO
  10. UpstateServices

    UpstateServices Junior Member
    Messages: 25

    I'm not sure the brand but I can tell you this, they work a lot better than the ones I put on the university maintenance departments F250 I traded mine out for!!!

    The guy parked with his tires on my lawn over the curb and sunk in 4 inches so when I went out to leave the guy a thank you note I realized it was a brand new truck so instead of a note I hooked the guy up with my custom aftermarket blades.

    I gift that will keep on giving.

    Carma is a *****
  11. ACA L&L

    ACA L&L Senior Member
    Messages: 362

    Forget the free wiper blades. I would of taken pictures and made them pay me to fix that. Besides that Karma thing goes both ways.......
  12. cosgo

    cosgo Member
    Messages: 63

    I got good service from the Duralast winter blades at Auto Zone. No complaints here.
  13. JLsDmax

    JLsDmax Senior Member
    Messages: 125

    i buy the annco wiper blades, they are reasonably priced. I also use the rain-ex on the windshield through the season, and good windshield deicer wash to make sure the blades have the best opportunity to keep things clean and not freeze
  14. Pushin4U

    Pushin4U Senior Member
    Messages: 145

    Bosch Icons. They may be expensive but they are the best wiper blades I've ever owned! I swear by them now.
  15. lawn king

    lawn king PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,070

    I use bosch, they cost a fortune but they work great & they last a long time!
  16. adksnowo

    adksnowo Senior Member
    Messages: 370

    Neo Blade from NAPA. Knockoff of the RainX & Bosch blades. Still end up buying a couple of sets of whatever blades every season it seems.
  17. snocrete

    snocrete Banned
    Messages: 2,862

    Anyone use Everblades (heated wiper blades)?....And how do you like them?