Front and rear heated glass

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Front and rear heated glass

Postby Sleeper » Fri Oct 12, 2018 3:47 pm

Dear All
Am pondering the fitment of heated glass front and rear , the three usual suppliers all do them , at similar prices , but are there any differences?

Are the wires ( filaments ) on the surface or in the glass? , are they visible? has anyone any experiences ?

All comments welcome before letting the moths out of my wallet...

John ;)

P.S. Hope to do a roof lining change at the same time and yes,the big alternator will be OK powering them...
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Re: Front and rear heated glass

Postby 200272 » Fri Oct 12, 2018 10:39 pm

I’d be interested too.

Could do with one in the work van ready for the winter.
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Re: Front and rear heated glass

Postby woodywoodchipper » Sat Oct 13, 2018 1:07 pm

only reference I have found is on the front one you need to cut a small section out of the rubber for the wires to attach
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Re: Front and rear heated glass

Postby TDV102 » Sat Oct 13, 2018 3:48 pm

Hot water bottle in driver side glove box was an early alternative
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