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Ice Proof Car Windows with Vinegar and Water Spray

When the temperature is going to go down below freezing, spray a 3 to 1 solution of water and vinegar on your vehicle's windows. It keeps them ice proof.

By Cinnamon from Williams Lake, BC

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December 8, 20150 found this helpful

Is it 3-to-1 water-to-vinegar or vinegar-to-water? Probably 3 parts vinegar. Spraying 75% water on a freezing cold windshield is more likely to *cause* ice than prevent it.

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November 29, 20160 found this helpful

naa. sprayed it last night 29-11-16 with 2/3 viniger and 1/3 water. came out of work 10.30 "Frrozzenn"

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January 7, 2012

There is an easy and cheap way to make sure you don't end up with iced over windows every morning on your car. Vinegar! Just fill a spray bottle 3/4 of the way with vinegar and the rest with room temp water. Spray on glass at night and in the morning you can sleep in an extra minutes :). I keep a small spray bottle in my glove box and spray the windows when I get home in the evenings to ensure I don't forget.

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By Teri M. from Omaha, NE

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January 8, 20120 found this helpful

I think I have read this before on here but I have a question. If you got any of the vinegar on the paint of your car, I would think that it would eat away at the enamel. It is an acid after all. I would be afraid to try it.

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December 1, 20130 found this helpful

Doing this will cause your windshield to get pits and dips... Do not do this!

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