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Old 01-10-2013, 03:31 AM   #1
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Problem with dew on side mirrors

So the biggest problem I have in the mornings when I go out to my car is the side mirrors are covered in dew! They take for ever to blow the dew off if they do at all. What does everyone else do about this? Thanks guys!
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Start parking in a garage or do this on the mirrors:



...If on the body, micro-towel the dew off.
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Old 01-10-2013, 03:59 AM   #3
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Climate controlled garage....or just wipe them off. I'm still trying to figure out if this is a real question?
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Old 01-10-2013, 04:12 AM   #4
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Old 01-10-2013, 04:20 AM   #5
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I just don't use my mirrors. What behind me doesn't matter, and since I travel at ludicrous speed, everything is behind me. By the way, how did you get your license without even knowing how to wipe down a smurfing mirror?
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I dont think thats your biggest problem.
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Old 01-10-2013, 04:27 AM   #7
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What behind me doesn't matter, and since I travel at ludicrous speed, everything is behind me.

Ergo: nothing matters?

I like it.
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Old 01-10-2013, 04:33 AM   #8
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I just don't use my mirrors. What behind me doesn't matter, and since I travel at ludicrous speed, everything is behind me. By the way, how did you get your license without even knowing how to wipe down a smurfing mirror?

You're only problem is seeing what's in front of you when everything looks like this at that speed...

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What does everyone else do about this? Thanks guys!

Umm, take 3 seconds to wipe the mirrors off with your friggin' hand?
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Old 01-10-2013, 05:19 AM   #10
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Yeah its a big problem for me too just like the first time I realized I had to lift my finger and do work to get results out of something or a paycheck out of a job. I don't have a solution for you OP I think your screwed in the cold mornings


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Did you just start driving???

What the hell is going on?


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I dont think thats your biggest problem.

Ummmmm.... this.
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Old 01-10-2013, 05:50 AM   #15
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Just rub your Johnson on it that is a special dew only produced by GTOs.
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Old 01-10-2013, 06:08 AM   #18
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Old 01-10-2013, 06:35 AM   #19
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Dew on the mud flaps.
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Old 01-10-2013, 06:40 AM   #21
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Old 01-10-2013, 07:13 AM   #22
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I put rain x on my windows and mirrors. The dew comes off as soon as I get to 5 mph. Haters gonna hate.
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Wow, rough crowd.

My GTO sleeps in the garage, but my daily driver experiences this in the spring and fall here in Michigan. On the bad days, just"wiping" it off lasts for all of 15 seconds before the dew reforms on the mirror (which is at a lower temp than the dew point).

Heated mirrors are wonderful for this, but doesn't apply to GTO's of course.

OP, rainx helps, but needs to be re-applied routinely. Anti-fog spray products for glasses i'm sure would work by breaking down the surface tension and allowing the water to form a film instead of droplets.... don't know about the lifespan.

....Other than that you just wait til the glass warms up from ambient air and live with it.
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So the biggest problem I have in the mornings when I go out to my car is the side mirrors are covered in dew! They take for ever to blow the dew off if they do at all. What does everyone else do about this? Thanks guys!

On a dry day, go outside and car wax your front window inside and out. Also wax your side mirrors. No fog and yes very little dew maybe none.
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Wow, rough crowd.

Rough crowd? The kid is talking about condensation on a mirror, something that can be wiped off in 2 seconds per side. Does this issue really need to even be asked much less on an online forum? An adult human being cannot comprehend what to do when faced with condensation on a piece of glass?

That's like coming on here and asking what to do about the poop on your ass after you take a shit.
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That's like coming on here and asking what to do about the poop on your ass after you take a shit.

Fling it at the other monkeys, of course.
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OMG I NEED HELP.

I HAVE A FLAT TIRE.

WHAT DO I DO.

OMG MY GAS GAUGE IS ON E.

WHAT DO I DO.

BRAH.

OMG.
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OMG I NEED HELP.

I HAVE A FLAT TIRE.

WHAT DO I DO.

OMG MY GAS GAUGE IS ON E.

WHAT DO I DO.

BRAH.

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I'M HUNGRY! WHAT DOES I DO?

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