windscreen wiper


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windscreen wiper

Brit an electrically operated blade with a rubber edge that wipes a windscreen clear of rain, snow, etc.
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His solution was the windscreen wiper, while he and his brother would also later pioneer the sliding rowing seat and an early version of a car indicator.
A report published in the UK Mirror (Full Report) says Britain's very own auto giant McLaren is all set to throw the windscreen wiper into history books while replacing it with technology used by fighter jets.
Toyota separately said it would recall some 385,000 Lexus IS cars globally to change windscreen wiper parts, following problems in snow.
Figure 7: The Bosch windscreen wiper range for commercial vehicles
The vehicle had a banner on its windscreen saying: "Mill Volvo proud to be the Theatre Royal season sponsor", and was standing outside the venue on Sunday evening when someone took a parking ticket, which had been issued to another vehicle, and stuck it under the Volvo's windscreen wiper.
She checked on their health and returning to her car she discovered that someone had stolen both windscreen wiper blades.
The study's authors said: "Not adding screenwash to windscreen wiper fluid is a previously unidentified risk factor and appears to be strongly associated with community acquired sporadic cases of legionnaires' disease.
According to the UK's Health Protection Agency, windscreen wiper water could be the cause of nearly 20 per cent of Legionnaires' disease cases in England and Wales.
The team will check your vehicle's lights, inform you of the tyre tread depth, examine the windscreen wiper blades for efficiency, check windscreen wash reservoir levels and top up if required, confirm any child seats are fitted correctly and provide information on many road safety issues.
He said that on January 8 Haigh damaged the windscreen wiper of a car in The Roe, St Asaph, after running over the roof, and shortly afterwards threw a child's bike through the window of a car in Mount Road.
The model features a rear windscreen wiper with defogger, larger wheels and adjustable rear headrests.