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Wipers Jumping and Skipping

Discussion in 'Model X: Interior & Exterior' started by KBurbridge14, Oct 29, 2016.

  1. KBurbridge14

    KBurbridge14 Member

    Sep 20, 2016
    Placer County, California
    As the rains have started here in California, I've discovered that my wiper blades are an abomination. Even if I wait until the windshield is drenched, the wiper skips and jumps across the windshield. It's untenable. Any suggestions?
  2. aesculus

    aesculus Still Trying to Figure This All Out

    May 31, 2015
    Northern California
    Some are suggesting the Bosch blades are much better.

    I used mine the other day in various rain situations and found it OK but the wiper speed was not really logical at all. In some cases it was wiping a lightly misted windshield while in other cases it was delaying wiping a windshield that needed to be wiped.

    I did not have streaking, skipping or jumping but I will also state my windshield was immaculate before the rain started.

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