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    I just put a set of Valeo flat wiper blades on, and just wondered if anyone had any opinions of them. I have never used Valeo before, are they any good?

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    cheap ones of ebay just as good

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    Put a set on and took them back off again, but this was heavily biased towards them being useless in the snow!

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    Quote Originally Posted by matt0785 View Post
    cheap ones of ebay just as good
    I had a cheap set off e-bay before, didnt even put them on the car as they were realy poor quality rubber and construction. The Valeo ones seem a lot better quality....havent actually tried them yet though...lol

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    genuine / standard fit ones are great, i dont rate retro fit ones though , no better than normal wiper blades imo

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    Thumbs up for the GM ones for me.

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    well ive tried the bosch and the valeo ones.. they last about 6 month on my car.. then they are used up..

    the cheap brands... lasted 3 monts on my car..

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    i had tesco ones originally were totally rubbish. but didnt notice till i replaced with bosch ones great 's up from me for them

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    I had the genuine gm valeo ones and tbh they were crap, I now have bosch ones and they are 100% better

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    Quote Originally Posted by john.robertson2 View Post
    I had the genuine gm valeo ones and tbh they were crap, I now have bosch ones and they are 100% better
    do Bosch make retro fit ones?

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