Some time ago we left a tutorial with tricks when changing the tire, and this time we will see some tips or tricks for the windows of the car, whether windshield window mirrors etc.

In Blog De Caches we want to take care of your car in the best possible way, so below you will see some tips to keep the glasses and glasses of the car in the best possible condition.

We broke the levanter crista, what do we do?

The glass lifts of cars often break or break down, regardless of whether it is electric or manual, the bad thing is that it breaks just opening or closing making the window is half open.

What we can do to solve it momentarily is to look for a flat-blade screwdriver, if we use force with our hands we can raise the glass, when this top we put the screwdriver between the glass and the inner lining of the door, this way you will achieve that the glass get off

Frozen windshield 

In case we are in a low temperature site and the windshield is frozen, what we can do is use a CD box or something similar, to get the ice stuck, if you have a spatula it will be much easier, just do it with Be careful not to scratch and damage the windshield.

Cracked the windshield, how do I stop it?

Sometimes, either by the natural wear of the material or by a strong blow, the windshield cracks or slits, it can be a problem if this happens in full travel, to stop the crack or to keep breaking what we can do is, pass nail polish, we put several layers on both sides of the windshield, this covers the crack and prevents momentarily cracking.


Whenever it rains, the glass of the car fogs up, especially when we are many inside, being dangerous to detract from visibility.

This happens because our body heat raises the temperature inside the passenger compartment. The hot gas, upon touching the frozen windscreen, condenses, becoming tiny drops that prevent you from seeing through the glass.

Vehicles with good equipment, have a system that will do everything for you, but if yours does not, follow these tips.

You may want to know the incredible home-cleaning methods to clean the fog lights of your car.

The best thing is to start the heating and direct it towards the windshield using the knobs.

Do not worry if it is fogging up for the moment, the heat in the air will begin to evaporate the tiny drops until completely eliminated, preferably in a high total and in a safe place.

If your heating does not work, you can do it by opening the air intakes from the inside of your car and keep them always directed towards the windshield; the cold air from outside will lower the temperature in the cabin and begin to defocus the glass gradually.

But if none of the previous systems work in your car or do not have them as standard, there is nothing better than lowering the window a bit so that hot air comes out and have a clean cloth or flannel on hand to remove it. Tarnished from the glass and do not get stained inside.

The only drawback of this technique, used and improved by taxi drivers, is that the humidity will appear again and you will have to clean it repeatedly until it stops raining or you arrive at your destination and that the water goes in the interior.

The most important thing is safety, so in this rainy season check that the windshield wipers work properly and do not forget the rag that will get you out of trouble.

It never happened to you, in the middle of a route, that it was going to rain and when you act suddenly they do not work or they do it in a defective way?

They are, like all parts of a car, a very important element that makes safety and driving comfort.

Take a second and try to remember when it was the last time you changed the brushes …, obviously if the car is new one does not pay attention but, as here we treat especially our beloved cars that carry on their backs many years is good pay attention.

Small tips to take care of them:

When you park for several hours, outdoors, lift them, when they are supported and between them and the windshield is joined: frost, dirt, leaves, advertising flyers, etc., the gates faster and the windshield can be scratched. Lovably if you put them in operation and did not take the precaution of cleaning them previously.

To clean them: use a damp cloth. It turns out that in the rubber you can settle grains of sand or some pebbles. This is important: if you put them in motion those little “invaders” can ruin the windshield.

The water or liquid tank to clean the windshield must be in its measure.

Some use special liquid, others recommend placing a little antifreeze liquid. There are those who put a splash of detergent, this is not recommended.

If frost or snow accumulates: Do not light them, surely the rubber will freeze, therefore it hardens, which is likely to break the brushes and / or the same motor that drives them through the effort.

When the brushes should be changed

Generally the symptom is when they do not clean well or make a small chirp when operating. It is the rubber that lost its ability to work.

You may not give much importance to the change and choice of windshield wipers because they always give you the same result, often short and very little suited to your expectations, but that may be just the mistake and you need to attend to some basic and simple tips, but that will help you choose the best windshield wiper for your vehicle.

The best thing to choose the spare parts of your car is to bet on a good quality-price. If you do not have specific or specific needs, in the case of windshield wipers, this basic advice also works, but you can get a little closer to the perfect windshield wiper or brush, if you take into account other details.


It is important to assess not only the specific use made of the windshield wipers, which can be little if you live in an area of ​​low rainfall and warm weather, but also the general use you make of the vehicle where you are going to mount the wipers, since this piece always in the vehicle and outdoors, exposed to the sun, heat, cold … All this affects the durability of the windshield wipers, that although you use them very little can be damaged by the continuous effect of the sun and high temperatures.

A definitive data to assess what brushes you need is if the vehicle you usually park in covered parking or spend a lot of time on the street. Irremediably the vehicles that support a continuous use and are long exposed, although they do not often use the brushes, they need that they are of high quality and resistance to achieve a wider useful life.


Not all windshield wipers are made of the same materials, there is a great variety of qualities and, in addition, it is important to look for the most suitable materials for our needs. There are plastic, metal and combinations of different materials and alloys. Noise, smoothness and durability depend directly on the type of materials your wipers are made of.

There are windshield wipers designed to respond to extreme conditions of heat or cold, so they incorporate solar protection or high resistance to cold.

Weather conditions

When you go to buy new brushes, keep in mind how many times you have used the latest ones, under what circumstances and what result they gave you in terms of visibility and safety. It is very likely that your new windshield wipers will have to face similar circumstances and, in this case, with the experience you can choose ones more adjusted to your needs.

The weather conditions that you have to deal with continuously with your windshield wipers will give you the final clue to buy specific brushes for snow or water, for example. It is also important to have the wind, since windshield wipers have to also stand their presence and perform their function effectively and safely. If you live in areas of continuous snow or torrential rains, mount your vehicle specific windshield wipers for these cases.

Adaptation to the model

Do not forget that the windshield wipers are not universal, so the first thing to buy the right replacement is to confirm in the instruction manual of your car what type of windshield wipers your vehicle needs to measure-length-to be able to adapt perfectly in the arm of the car and type of frame or installation that allows.

Within the model that your car uses, you can choose between different varieties, materials and special protections to refine more in your choice and find the perfect windshield wiper.