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General Motors Is Developing an Auto-Dimming Windshield to Prevent Blinding Glare
General Motors Is Developing an Auto-Dimming Windshield to Prevent Blinding Glare

20 Jan 2023, 16:02 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Recently filed General Motors patent describes new technology that would allow a windshield to automatically dim at least part of the glass

 
2021 Ford F-150 Windshield Wiper Motor Issues Prompt Massive Recall
2021 Ford F-150 Windshield Wiper Motor Issues Prompt Massive Recall

16 Mar 2022, 11:07 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Subpar componentry from second-rate suppliers. That's the easiest way to describe one of the biggest issues of the Ford Motor Company

 
Technology Has Made Our Cars Safer, But a Cracked Windshield Is the End of the World Now
Technology Has Made Our Cars Safer, But a Cracked Windshield Is the End of the World Now

26 Dec 2021, 16:24 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Technology has made cars safer, but also more expensive to repair. That’s why a broken windshield on a modern car can be a real pain

 
Winter Survival 101: How To Defrost Your Windshield in No Time
Winter Survival 101: How To Defrost Your Windshield in No Time

6 Dec 2021, 17:36 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Ice is fun, but not when you have to scrape it off your windshield. Here is how you defrost your windows like a pro in the harshest of winters

 
This Shield Claims It Can Protect Windshields from Hailstones the Size of Golf Balls
This Shield Claims It Can Protect Windshields from Hailstones the Size of Golf Balls

13 Aug 2021, 14:43 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Someone has invented a new product called “Hail Shield” and whose purpose is to protect your windshield from hailstones and other debris

 
Jeep Launches Gorilla Glass Windshields, We’re Waiting for the Scratch Tests
Jeep Launches Gorilla Glass Windshields, We’re Waiting for the Scratch Tests

13 Jul 2021, 11:41 UTC · By: Cristian Gnaticov / Some might say that the new Corning Gorilla Glass windshields for the Jeep Wrangler and Gladiator get scratches at level 6 with deeper grooves at level 7.

 
Someone Has Created a Wiper That Makes the Windshield Water Repellent
Someone Has Created a Wiper That Makes the Windshield Water Repellent

2 Apr 2021, 07:54 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Kimblade is a new-generation windshield wiper that uses a rectangular profile blade with four-bar linkage technology and built-in water repellency

 
Oh, Boy: Apple Plans to Bring the Infamous iPhone Notch to Car Windshields
Oh, Boy: Apple Plans to Bring the Infamous iPhone Notch to Car Windshields

4 Dec 2020, 09:15 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Apple patent envisions a so-called “enclosure” on the windshield where all sensors would be installed to power an autonomous car

 
Apple Invents a Windshield That Can Warn You About Cracks
Apple Invents a Windshield That Can Warn You About Cracks

27 Nov 2020, 07:24 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / And what’s more, it can actually book an appointment at the service for a replacement, according to a recent Apple patent

 
This Must Be the Easiest Way to Clean a Windshield Like a Pro
This Must Be the Easiest Way to Clean a Windshield Like a Pro

16 Aug 2020, 11:45 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / New device that has recently been funded in Indiegogo completely changes the way we clean our windshields with a two-part mechanism

 
Turkish Driver Has Genius Fix for Broken-Down Windshield Wipers
Turkish Driver Has Genius Fix for Broken-Down Windshield Wipers

27 Aug 2019, 17:23 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Viral video shows driver at the wheel, while backseat passenger manually operates the wipers with help of pieces of rags ties together

 
12-Year-Old Boy Saves Toddler’s Life by Smashing the Windshield of Hot Car
12-Year-Old Boy Saves Toddler’s Life by Smashing the Windshield of Hot Car

19 Aug 2019, 12:36 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The boy was heading out to buy shoes with his mom when he heard screams and crying coming from a parked car. While his mom was on the phone, he sprung to action

 
Man Wakes to Woman Up to Her Waist in His Windshield
Man Wakes to Woman Up to Her Waist in His Windshield

30 Jul 2019, 15:11 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Woman ends up stuck in the windshield of someone’s car, causes a scene until police arrive and painfully remove, load her into an ambulance

 
Cactus-Impaled Infiniti Shows Up on Craigslist Without Owner’s Permission
Cactus-Impaled Infiniti Shows Up on Craigslist Without Owner’s Permission

29 Jul 2019, 14:28 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Kai Scott was charged with DUI and criminal damage, says selling the damaged car is the least of his concerns right now when he's facing prison time

 
Know Which Car Window to Break to Escape and Survive Sinking or Fiery Car
Know Which Car Window to Break to Escape and Survive Sinking or Fiery Car

18 Jul 2019, 13:30 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / New AAA report highlights the tools necessary and the details you must know in order to survive if you have to evacuate the car in case of an emergency

 
Texas Trooper Punches, Breaks Elderly Couple’s Windshield
Texas Trooper Punches, Breaks Elderly Couple’s Windshield

19 Jun 2019, 15:13 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The couple were driving on a narrow, congested road, when the trooper came out and smashed the windshield with a punch. An internal investigation is underway

 
Volkswagen Cars to Get Windscreens Doubling as Prescription Glasses
Volkswagen Cars to Get Windscreens Doubling as Prescription Glasses

1 Apr 2019, 12:16 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Volkswagen introduces Optimized Optical Personal Screen windshield that eliminates the need some people have for using glasses while driving

 
Public School Headmaster Forces Teen Car Vandals to Apologize to Their Victims
Public School Headmaster Forces Teen Car Vandals to Apologize to Their Victims

25 Jan 2019, 14:30 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Two boys studying at the Framlingham College in Suffolk, UK, vandalized 4 cars on a night out, will have to say sorry to the victims face to face

 
Here’s Why It’s a Dumb Idea to Walk on The Windshield of Your Car
Here’s Why It’s a Dumb Idea to Walk on The Windshield of Your Car

17 Sep 2018, 15:28 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Hilarious video shows Volkswagen driver smash his windshield after falling with his butt on it, as he tries to slide off the hood

 
25-Year-Old Driver Killed by Flying Tire on Florida Highway
25-Year-Old Driver Killed by Flying Tire on Florida Highway

11 Jun 2018, 12:12 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Box truck experiences “catastrophic tire failure,” tire is sent flying through the air, smashes SUV windshield and kills driver