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Old 01-11-2020, 10:10 AM   #1
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Cleaning Inside Of Windshield


Iím fed up. This is so simple but I canít figure it out. I clean the inside of my windshield with winded. Does t matter how careful I am or if I do it twice (which I do). It looks streak free and nice and then a couple days later driving at night I will see streaks everywhere. What is the best way to get a streak clean finish on the interior of a windshield? Thanks, Nick.
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Old 01-11-2020, 10:12 AM   #2
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You don't by chance smell anti freeze when you run defrost?

Other than that, I've always heard that the best way is to clean & then dry with newspaper.

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Clean the inside And outside perpendicular to each other. That way you can instantly see on which side the streaking is happening. May take a few times to get all the grime off.
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Use newspaper instead of paper towel.

I use Zep foaming glass cleaner, follow the instructions on the can........

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I use "Invisible Glass" and a micro fiber towel.

Works great.

Sometimes have to do it twice.
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I just use shop towels, use one to clean with, and a dry one to dry, use a circular motion to dry, and get the windshield totally dry.
If you leave any moisture on there, it will streak

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Another vote for newspaper. If you can find any.
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Micro-fiber or cotton towels.... the car washers use them for a reason... learned that lesson from when we used to do Boy Scout car washes...

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Do you smoke while driving?
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Oh man when I used to smoke it made a mess of the windshield. So nasty.
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Foaming cleaner and a microfiber I can't stand dirty windshields.
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I use wet shop towels from the gas station.

Supposedly the newspaper trick isn't as good since they changed their inks. I'll have to try that once again.
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The best Iíve found is Sprawaway foaming glass cleaner and nice thick microfiber towels (not the cheap super thin ones!). Iím very picky and this is the best Iíve used


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Glass Wax,
and an old sock.

https://www.amazon.com/Gel-Gloss-Str.../dp/B000IO8GWC
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Man I know this one well, I was so sick of cleaning the living he11 out of my dam windshield and sill having streaks all over it.. Here it is,, do it and you will be happy

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Yup....I was going to post Chris Fix. I've done his method.

There's a reason this kid has 6.0 million subs.
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Man I know this one well, I was so sick of cleaning the living he11 out of my dam windshield and sill having streaks all over it.. Here it is,, do it and you will be happy

https://youtu.be/axI5Luw0Eos
That's interesting.... but he missed a spot (or two)...
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I use "Invisible Glass" and a micro fiber towel.

Works great.

Sometimes have to do it twice.
That's my go to combo as well.

Once you get it cleaned, you can usually touch up with a dry cloth as needed

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old socks work great...so do old tighty whities...as longed as they are washed with no skids.

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That's a different kind of streak...

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