How to Remove Rain X

by Lillian Downey
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Rain X is a popular product used to deflect raindrops from your windshield. Once applied, Rain X causes the water to sheet and roll off the windshield, increasing visibility during wet conditions. It lasts through regular car washes and heavy rains. Because Rain X is designed to adhere to the windshield, you'll need a glass-safe abrasive cleaner to remove it from your windshield.

Step 1

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Wipe away any dirt or grime on the windshield with a wet towel.

Step 2

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Dampen your sponge, then apply a liberal amount of cleaner to the sponge.

Step 3

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Begin in one corner of your windshield and scrub lightly, using small, circular motions. Dampen and add more cleaner to the sponge, as needed, until you've scrubbed the entire windshield.

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Rinse off the windshield. Repeat this process as needed.

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