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What kind of windshield washer fluid do you use?

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by ronman737, Mar 30, 2012.

  1. Mar 30, 2012 at 2:15 PM
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    ronman737

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    I know its a dumb question, but I use RainX 2n1. Its the orange fluid. I love it because rain sheds away and it does well with snow and ice. It also dissolves bug crust pretty well. What do you use?
     
  2. Mar 30, 2012 at 2:22 PM
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    wildjerseyfirefighter

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    what ever was in the bulk drum at my old job and was free..Now I have to pay for it..lol
     
  3. Mar 30, 2012 at 2:25 PM
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    solus

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    Whatever originally came with the truck... I've yet to refill it in 4 years...
     
  4. Mar 30, 2012 at 2:27 PM
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    ronman737

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    Damn.
     
  5. Mar 30, 2012 at 7:43 PM
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    1980

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    You must not have many flying insects where you live. I fill up the reservoir three or four times a summer. I just use whatever is on display at the filling station.
     
  6. Mar 30, 2012 at 7:52 PM
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    Ryan07

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    RainX is what I use.
     
  7. Mar 30, 2012 at 7:55 PM
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    KenLyns

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    I use whatever is on sale at Walmart and other stores.

    Is your truck in Qatar? No rain, no washer fluid needed I guess...
     
  8. Mar 30, 2012 at 7:58 PM
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    Rupp1

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    The orange RainX as well.
     
  9. Mar 30, 2012 at 8:03 PM
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    x3 on the orange rainex. Helps keep the bugs from sticking in the summer.

    Stoner Invisible Glass comes with a rainex-type additive now; I'm wanting to try it!
     
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  12. Mar 30, 2012 at 10:25 PM
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    Green Rain-X
     
  13. Mar 30, 2012 at 10:29 PM
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    TnRedNeck721

    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

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    the rain X one. that is good for -25. put a hole damn thing in to day! i like dry! :eek:
     
  14. Mar 30, 2012 at 10:33 PM
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    Yeah my resi swallowed a whole bottle today. Still had room to spare.
     
  15. Mar 30, 2012 at 10:35 PM
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    TnRedNeck721

    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

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    i thought the 1st gen res was allot smaller?
     
  16. Mar 30, 2012 at 10:40 PM
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    Guess not. I think one of those rainx bottles is over a gallon.
     
  17. Mar 30, 2012 at 10:43 PM
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    ya guess not. lol and yeah i think it is. i know 1st gen tundra i could not get a hole think in. ’05 scion XB is kinda small. lol
     
  18. Mar 30, 2012 at 10:53 PM
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    Johns Taco

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    I use the free shit from my work :anonymous:
     
  19. Mar 30, 2012 at 10:55 PM
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    rbeezy

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    the cheap blue fluid from walmart
     
  20. Mar 30, 2012 at 10:59 PM
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    Why the hell is there a cube in the top front corner of the 2nd gen reservoir?

    I ran the original juice down fairly low, grabbed a bottle of Rain-X, started filling.
    Thought, "Wow! This is a huge rezzy and it's going to take the whole thing!"

    Suddenly, 3" from the top, it starts coming up twice as fast but I don't see "green" at the front of the rezzy... just at the rear. WTF!

    Ended up driving around for 3 weeks with a jug of Rain-X in my passenger floor.
    Topped it off, then went to SWMBO's Rav4 and topper her up.

    Still didn't drain the bottle.
    Fuck it. I'm not going to save 3oz of Rain-X :D
     
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