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    going down the bypass near us moaning to the missus about the quality of the water leaving water marks all over the windscreen,,, all of a sudden donk.. then a crack appears at the left hand side of the windscreen and starts getting longer,, about 8 inches long now, looked when i stopped and it starts at a small stone chip, so rang the hotline paid £60 and a week on tues will have a new windscreen...auto glass, not bad the windscreen hadn't been replaced in seven years according to the previous owner so..prob needs it lol. more money

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    If you don't have climate control I hope you asked for a heat reflective screen
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Sig View Post
    If you don't have climate control I hope you asked for a heat reflective screen
    Elaborate please, Heat reflective screen? Do the Vec C have them as standard? If not what is the difference?

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    I've got some small chips appeared over the last week or two... or it could be just as its getting sunny now and i've noticed them more...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Graham View Post
    Elaborate please, Heat reflective screen? Do the Vec C have them as standard? If not what is the difference?
    Standard on some models iirc. Its exactly what it says it is, its a screen that reflects heat with a "purple colour coating".
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Sig View Post
    Standard on some models iirc. Its exactly what it says it is, its a screen that reflects heat with a "purple colour coating".
    and it looks great !

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    Doesn't that cause problems with portable sat nav units?

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    Quote Originally Posted by john.robertson2 View Post
    Doesn't that cause problems with portable sat nav units?
    I believe it can, but not in all instances.
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    How about rain sensitive wipers ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by bigmac View Post
    How about rain sensitive wipers ?
    How about them?
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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