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How Often Should I Replace My Windshield Wipers?

How Often Should I Replace My Windshield Wipers?

When thinking about the fall season, you more than likely picture a bit of rainfall. When the rain suddenly hits, you expect your vehicle's windshield wipers to work properly to clear your windshield and allow you to see the road clearly. However, after a very hot and dry summer, you may find that your wipers don't work, and you might be stuck having to pull over to wait out the rain until you can see the road again.  The windshield wipers are one of the parts that are exposed to the air on our vehicles, and the rubber is thin which means that it simply wears out and dries out faster than other parts. This is why wipers are typically recommended to be replaced at least every 6 months to a year. It is especially important to have your wipers looked at and replaced after the summertime because the heat tends to make the wearing out process of our wipers happen quicker.  That is why the fall season is the perfect time to have your windshield wipers replaced and to ... read more