Not Logged In Log In   Sign Up   Points Leaders
Follow Us    12:58 AM

Message Forum - Read Message

Category: Car Talk > Topics Add to favorite topics   Post new topicPost New Topic
Author Topic: do you use a windshield sunshade? Back to Topics
ricebike

Champion Author
New Jersey

Posts:13,001
Points:2,611,435
Joined:Oct 2005
Message Posted: May 26, 2010 8:40:07 AM

it does help reduce the inside temps

also keeps your interior from sun-fade/ dash cracking...

if you have a leather interior, highly recommended

i got the silver,foil-type one
REPLIES (newest first) Post a Reply
Profile Pic
redfish67
Champion Author Dallas

Posts:2,374
Points:611,000
Joined:Dec 2013
Message Posted: Apr 17, 2015 9:22:19 AM

yup
Profile Pic
psm80134
Champion Author Denver

Posts:6,127
Points:1,386,795
Joined:Nov 2011
Message Posted: Apr 17, 2015 8:50:41 AM

Yes.
Profile Pic
jl1rp
Champion Author New Hampshire

Posts:5,535
Points:1,195,355
Joined:May 2012
Message Posted: Apr 17, 2015 5:14:51 AM

no
Profile Pic
Norm1947
Champion Author Flint

Posts:13,228
Points:1,350,605
Joined:Oct 2011
Message Posted: Apr 17, 2015 12:50:00 AM

No
Profile Pic
MeTaBall
Champion Author Maryland

Posts:2,841
Points:513,160
Joined:Apr 2014
Message Posted: Apr 16, 2015 5:49:42 PM

No
Profile Pic
nichols
Champion Author Halifax

Posts:9,400
Points:2,574,975
Joined:Aug 2003
Message Posted: Apr 13, 2015 10:31:36 AM

no
Profile Pic
StarkForums
Champion Author Akron

Posts:3,583
Points:1,052,710
Joined:Apr 2007
Message Posted: Apr 12, 2015 5:34:47 PM

no
Profile Pic
GasMiser718
Champion Author Detroit

Posts:9,251
Points:421,155
Joined:Apr 2006
Message Posted: Apr 12, 2015 3:13:20 PM

No.
Profile Pic
Moe86
Champion Author Ontario

Posts:16,090
Points:1,790,005
Joined:Jun 2009
Message Posted: Apr 12, 2015 12:11:26 AM

No.
Profile Pic
luvmyburgi
Champion Author Ohio

Posts:9,435
Points:1,778,215
Joined:Sep 2005
Message Posted: Apr 11, 2015 11:14:29 PM

No
Profile Pic
Big Dan
Champion Author Detroit

Posts:13,786
Points:3,673,490
Joined:Sep 2003
Message Posted: Apr 11, 2015 10:13:11 PM

No
Profile Pic
GasMiser718
Champion Author Detroit

Posts:9,251
Points:421,155
Joined:Apr 2006
Message Posted: Apr 11, 2015 9:49:32 PM

No.
Profile Pic
Fish2tail
All-Star Author Kalamazoo

Posts:691
Points:118,075
Joined:Jan 2015
Message Posted: Apr 11, 2015 9:29:38 PM

No
Profile Pic
Floridaman2013
Champion Author Florida

Posts:3,241
Points:715,670
Joined:May 2013
Message Posted: Apr 8, 2015 9:38:18 AM

Yepper, been buying those California custom made shades for 20 plus years. Especially here in the south, the sun is real hot!
Profile Pic
jdmd6613
Champion Author Memphis

Posts:3,030
Points:852,180
Joined:May 2013
Message Posted: Apr 8, 2015 9:34:40 AM

NO
Profile Pic
contiki
Champion Author Ontario

Posts:30,247
Points:1,314,765
Joined:Sep 2008
Message Posted: Apr 7, 2015 3:44:44 PM

no......
Profile Pic
hyeglenn
Champion Author Fresno

Posts:4,292
Points:1,464,860
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Apr 7, 2015 3:29:36 PM

No.
Profile Pic
toms1120
Champion Author Maryland

Posts:15,411
Points:2,637,580
Joined:Jun 2004
Message Posted: Apr 7, 2015 12:54:17 PM

Yes
Profile Pic
Moe86
Champion Author Ontario

Posts:16,090
Points:1,790,005
Joined:Jun 2009
Message Posted: Apr 2, 2015 4:11:20 PM

No.
Profile Pic
eB40
Champion Author Maryland

Posts:6,350
Points:789,655
Joined:Jun 2013
Message Posted: Apr 2, 2015 2:35:12 PM

No
Profile Pic
toms1120
Champion Author Maryland

Posts:15,411
Points:2,637,580
Joined:Jun 2004
Message Posted: Mar 29, 2015 9:55:28 AM

Yes
Profile Pic
ricebike
Champion Author New Jersey

Posts:13,001
Points:2,611,435
Joined:Oct 2005
Message Posted: Mar 25, 2015 11:49:12 AM

curious what do the car washes use? it looks to be water based... and neighbor had this done recently
Profile Pic
billycar
Veteran Author Phoenix

Posts:493
Points:289,900
Joined:Mar 2012
Message Posted: Mar 23, 2015 11:24:19 PM

Yes
Profile Pic
ChillyVee
Sophomore Author Los Angeles

Posts:140
Points:134,245
Joined:Jan 2015
Message Posted: Mar 23, 2015 9:04:18 PM

Nope, not parked anywhere long enough.
Profile Pic
contiki
Champion Author Ontario

Posts:30,247
Points:1,314,765
Joined:Sep 2008
Message Posted: Mar 23, 2015 2:22:26 PM

No........
Profile Pic
2Tall
Champion Author Maryland

Posts:20,143
Points:3,767,140
Joined:Jun 2004
Message Posted: Mar 23, 2015 12:33:44 PM

no
Profile Pic
Big Dan
Champion Author Detroit

Posts:13,786
Points:3,673,490
Joined:Sep 2003
Message Posted: Mar 23, 2015 11:46:43 AM

No
Profile Pic
ricebike
Champion Author New Jersey

Posts:13,001
Points:2,611,435
Joined:Oct 2005
Message Posted: Mar 23, 2015 10:34:47 AM

i have to admit during the winter months i wasn't using them at all

now, that we're getting more daylight hours, i'm starting to pop them on the windshield now
Profile Pic
toms1120
Champion Author Maryland

Posts:15,411
Points:2,637,580
Joined:Jun 2004
Message Posted: Mar 22, 2015 10:54:40 AM

Yes
Profile Pic
BartandLisa
Champion Author Newfoundland

Posts:5,588
Points:1,230,110
Joined:Feb 2012
Message Posted: Mar 17, 2015 9:35:17 PM

Yes
Profile Pic
StarkForums
Champion Author Akron

Posts:3,583
Points:1,052,710
Joined:Apr 2007
Message Posted: Mar 17, 2015 12:21:12 AM

no
Profile Pic
Norm1947
Champion Author Flint

Posts:13,228
Points:1,350,605
Joined:Oct 2011
Message Posted: Mar 17, 2015 12:16:26 AM

No
Profile Pic
psm80134
Champion Author Denver

Posts:6,127
Points:1,386,795
Joined:Nov 2011
Message Posted: Mar 16, 2015 9:21:23 AM

Yes.
Profile Pic
xmstr
Veteran Author Michigan

Posts:289
Points:304,175
Joined:Mar 2013
Message Posted: Mar 16, 2015 8:26:52 AM

Yes
Profile Pic
noblegiant
Champion Author Philadelphia

Posts:4,343
Points:1,682,410
Joined:Nov 2007
Message Posted: Mar 16, 2015 8:24:31 AM

No
Profile Pic
dassfg
Champion Author Fort Worth

Posts:3,270
Points:1,329,720
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Mar 16, 2015 7:39:36 AM

No
Profile Pic
puddy
Champion Author Wisconsin

Posts:17,203
Points:4,122,650
Joined:Dec 2003
Message Posted: Mar 16, 2015 7:37:42 AM

no
Profile Pic
krazkar
Champion Author Calgary

Posts:3,725
Points:1,164,300
Joined:May 2012
Message Posted: Mar 15, 2015 8:26:27 PM

yes
Profile Pic
Big Dan
Champion Author Detroit

Posts:13,786
Points:3,673,490
Joined:Sep 2003
Message Posted: Mar 15, 2015 8:15:15 PM

No
Profile Pic
MeTaBall
Champion Author Maryland

Posts:2,841
Points:513,160
Joined:Apr 2014
Message Posted: Mar 15, 2015 4:58:28 PM

No
Profile Pic
jdmd6613
Champion Author Memphis

Posts:3,030
Points:852,180
Joined:May 2013
Message Posted: Mar 11, 2015 9:28:46 AM

NO
Profile Pic
psm80134
Champion Author Denver

Posts:6,127
Points:1,386,795
Joined:Nov 2011
Message Posted: Mar 11, 2015 9:18:41 AM

Yes.
Profile Pic
toms1120
Champion Author Maryland

Posts:15,411
Points:2,637,580
Joined:Jun 2004
Message Posted: Mar 11, 2015 7:57:10 AM

Yes
Profile Pic
Moe86
Champion Author Ontario

Posts:16,090
Points:1,790,005
Joined:Jun 2009
Message Posted: Mar 6, 2015 12:11:10 AM

No.
Profile Pic
FullofGas60
Veteran Author Virginia

Posts:356
Points:179,805
Joined:Jan 2015
Message Posted: Mar 5, 2015 3:28:06 PM

No
Profile Pic
contiki
Champion Author Ontario

Posts:30,247
Points:1,314,765
Joined:Sep 2008
Message Posted: Mar 5, 2015 2:53:55 PM

no............
Profile Pic
hoopitup2000
Champion Author Virginia

Posts:2,196
Points:672,285
Joined:Jul 2013
Message Posted: Mar 5, 2015 1:56:25 PM

Yes . . . .
Profile Pic
psm80134
Champion Author Denver

Posts:6,127
Points:1,386,795
Joined:Nov 2011
Message Posted: Mar 5, 2015 12:37:39 PM

Every day, even in winter. UV Rays can damage the interior of a car at any time.
Profile Pic
toms1120
Champion Author Maryland

Posts:15,411
Points:2,637,580
Joined:Jun 2004
Message Posted: Mar 5, 2015 10:20:59 AM

Yes
Profile Pic
Norm1947
Champion Author Flint

Posts:13,228
Points:1,350,605
Joined:Oct 2011
Message Posted: Mar 1, 2015 12:32:53 AM

No
Profile Pic
WilhamClouse
Champion Author Calgary

Posts:3,246
Points:848,435
Joined:Jun 2013
Message Posted: Mar 1, 2015 12:15:10 AM

Not very often.
Post a reply Back to Topics