VIDEO: How do I defrost my windscreen properly?
Maybe some of the following tips might come in handy while this icy spell continues in Cumbria.
The AA gives the following advice for de-icing your car:
– While using a scraper and de-icer on the outside of your car, starting the engine, switching on any heated rear screen and mirrors and allowing air-conditioned air to circulate is the most effective way to clear frosted glass.
– Stay with the car all the time - if you must go back indoors switch off and lock the car.
– Do not drive off until all of the glass is clear.
– Never use just-boiled water to clear glass – it could crack the... read more
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