How To Defrost Your Windshield

Frosted Windshield

You’re running late, you’ve already spilled your coffee twice, and the last thing you need is a frosted windshield. You don’t have time for that pesky layer of frozen water! Scraping it off your windshield takes a lot of energy, time, and will leave your fingers ice cold. Using your vehicle’s defrost feature might work, but it will take up even more time as well as gas. Well, your days of waiting and scraping are over. Our Long Island area Honda parts department is here to tell you how to defrost your windshield quickly and easily.

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The Secret Ingredient to Defrosting Your Windshield

There’s a simple mixture that just might change your life – and will defrost your windshield in seconds. The secret ingredients? Isopropyl or rubbing alcohol and water. This simple solution will do wonders for your windows!

Here’s what to do: 

  • Mix ? part water and ? part isopropyl or rubbing alcohol together
  • Pour into a spray bottle
  • Spray the solution onto your windshield, and voila! You’ll see the ice disappear instantly.

This solution works because rubbing alcohol has a freezing point of 138 degrees below freezing. You can keep this solution in your vehicle at all times, and it will never freeze. You’ll always be able to defrost your windshield in a pinch when equipped with this solution.

Long Island area Drivers Defrost with North Shore Honda

Defrosted Windshield

Say goodbye to frosty mornings with our special solution! If you have any questions, would like to replace your windshield wipers, or receive a winter tune-up, don’t hesitate to contact us at our Long Island area Honda dealership today.

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**Based on 2014 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition and other factors.

For 2014 Honda Accord Plug-In Hybrid, 115 combined miles per gallon of gasoline-equivalent (MPGe) electric rating; 47 city/46 highway/46 combined MPG gasoline only rating. 13 mile maximum EV mode driving range rating. 570 mile combined gas-electric driving range rating. Based on 2014 EPA mileage and driving range ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your MPGe/MPG and driving range will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, lithium-ion battery age/condition, and other factors. For additional information about EPA ratings, visit http://www.fueleconomy.gov/feg/label/learn-more-PHEV-label.shtml.