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Old 12-01-2013, 08:10 PM   #1
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The best rain guards/window visors

I've seen a few things but most threads died out. I want some rain guards but I want to know which are the best. AVS and Weathertech pop up plenty, the in channel ones. Any good? I just need something that will hold and that will allow me to crack my window when it rains/snows.


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Old 12-01-2013, 08:14 PM   #2
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Not sure, we ain't got nothing like that here. FYI the local autozone doesn't sell the same stuff that the US store
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Old 12-01-2013, 08:16 PM   #3
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@cunFFS13 Yeah, I want something custom fit, I don't want it falling off in a year.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/AVS-194373-I...f64fa8&vxp=mtr
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Old 12-01-2013, 08:23 PM   #4
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Just picked these up. I like the style better, heard too many issues with fitment on the in-channel ones. I should have them early this week and i'll let you knowhow they fit.http://www.ebay.com/itm/271315514296...84.m1497.l2649

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Old 12-01-2013, 08:56 PM   #5
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Not a fan of how they look, I never liked the style on the Civic, but I am curious how a (exterior mounted?) visor would function.
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Old 12-01-2013, 09:13 PM   #6
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What I like about them is they are close together where the doors meet in the middle. Others had huge gaps and looked silly. I think the shape helps with road noise but I guess I'll find out do soon enough.

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not crazy about the look they create, but i can understand the functionality though, never looked into them
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Old 12-02-2013, 07:50 AM   #8
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I just got the Ford ones. They are not bad, could be better. But they have been on for about a year in the weather and haven't been a problem. I don't notice much wind noise from them but do like the ability to leave the window cracked open especially during the summer. It is nice when it is raining too...

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I had the Ford ones but they cracked where they slip in behind the mirror and then started peeling off. I ripped them the rest of the way off and replaced them with EGR in-channel-


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be interested in how those Ebay exterior mounts work out
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