DIY Windshield Washer Fluid

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Windshield washing fluid is an extremely important part of automobile maintenance. It not only helps to remove bugs and mud from your windshield, but can also be a lifesaver when road debris splashes on your windshield, making it hard to see while you are driving. Store bought windshield washer fluid contains a poisonous substance called methanol, that can be lethal even in small doses. The good news is, it's really easy to make DIY windshield washer fluid with a few household ingredients!

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Things You'll Need

  • 1 gallon of water
  • 1 tablespoon of dish liquid
  • 1/2 cup of ammonia
  • Large jug or bucket
  • Funnel
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Step 1: Add 1 gallon of water to a large jug or bucket.

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Step 2: Add 1 tablespoon of dish liquid.

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Step 3: Pour in 1/2 cup of ammonia.

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Tip

  • If you live in an area where temperatures go below freezing, you can add 1 cup of isopropyl alcohol to help remove frost, ice and snow.

Step 4: Mix well and keep cap closed unless using.

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Step 5: Fill your car's windshield washer fluid reservoir to the fill line.

Use a funnel to minimize spills, and always remember to replace the reservoir cap when finished filling.

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This DIY windshield washer fluid will clean your car's windshield with ease, and dries quickly too!

Warning

  • Store where children and pets cannot access.

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