Learn about Windshield Wiper Care and Replacement in Malvern
You make so many driving decisions based on visibility, and yet we often ignore windshield wiper care until a blade is broken or you can't see in a rainstorm. Routinely inspecting and replacing wipers ensures you always have optimum visibility when you need it most. We recommend having a look at the condition of the wipers every six months and replace them at least once every year.
We also encourage you to check out the quick facts below, which answer a few of the most frequently asked questions:
windshield wipers are best?
You should always consult your vehicle's owner's manual to see if the manufacturer suggests a specific type of wiper. It will also tell you the length of each wiper. Regardless of what brand you choose, a poor-fitting wiper won't work well. Aside from conventional wipers, there's also a beam blade alternative that lacks external frames and provides more uniform pressure on the curved windshields of modern vehicles. Looking for brand recommendations? Bosch, Rain-X, and ANCO are some of the top rated.
- Why do
windshield wipers streak?
A cracked blade will cause streaking. When the rubber squeegee dries out, it can harden and crack. Sap and road tar can cause drying, so maybe consider not parking under tree every day.
- Why do
windshield wipers chatter?
If you haven't used the wipers in a while, this can cause them to curve. Excessive curvature will cause the wipers to skip.
- Where can I
replace windshield wipers?
Malvern, Devon, West Chester, Exton, Conshohocken and Thorndale area drivers can easily wring by Sloane Toyota Malvern to pick up a new set of wiper blades. Our parts specialists can help you select the size, type, and brand that works best for your unique vehicle. We can also install the wipers for you.
Feel free to reach out to the specialists at our Toyota factory parts department at 484-329-7306 for more information, or to order specific wipers from the comfort of home.