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I went to have my car tint replaced and when I got the car back, the rear defroster is only defrost a middle strip in the back of my rear window.
What do you think is the problem?

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  • deaniaa Oct 21, 2008

    Thanks for this information, I will try this.I was
    told by a glass installer that the window should be
    replace. Do you agree?



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The inter connectivity between the strip has been broken that is the reason for the none functionality of the other strip.

Posted on Oct 19, 2008

  • Legin Varghese
    Legin Varghese Oct 19, 2008

    • The inter connectivity between the strip has been broken that is the reason for the none functionality of the other strip.

    • The defroster grid is easy to damage and the grids that are scratched will not work because continuity is broken.

    • Fixing small breaks in a defroster grid is fairly easy to do. You can go to NAPA, Auto Zone or any of the big auto parts store and get a rear window defroster repair kit

    hope this will help




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