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Prevent windshield and paint damage with bug shields
There is nothing you can do to avoid hitting bugs when you’re driving. However, there is something you can do about the long-term effects of these tiny pests on the appearance of your vehicle. Many people don’t realize that as those splattered insects decompose, a chemical is released which can contribute to a hazy or “etched” windshield. Not only can it prematurely age your car or truck, the reduced visibility is also a significant safety issue. With a custom bug shield, you can protect your windshield from bugs as well other debris such as small stones which can leave your vehicle’s paint job with ugly craters, dings, and scratches.
Bug shields redirect airflow
The beauty of bug shields is in their simplicity. A clean design channels airflow, as well as insects and gravel, around your vehicle. A lip redirects damaging debris away from your hood and windshield. The bug guard also absorbs the impact of these hazards. Not only will you notice improved visibility, your windshield wipers will work more efficiently. Bug deflectors can dramatically reduce paint and body damage by limiting the amount of debris that makes contact your hood.
Simple to install
Bug guards are easy to install. There is no need for drills or other tools. The shield is attached to the leading edge of your vehicle with adhesive or fasteners. Even if you aren’t mechanically inclined, you will be able to fit the bug shield to your car, truck or SUV quickly and correctly. In a matter of minutes, you can be ready for the road. Made of a tough, impact-resistant acrylic, they are designed to absorb a great deal of punishment and continue to perform reliably for many years to come.
When you hear the term “bug shield“, you might be expecting something clunky and unattractive that will detract from the appearance of your vehicle. In fact, a hood deflector can be a stylish accessory. Custom bug guards are available in a variety of styles, include smoke tint and chrome, and can compliment any vehicle. Don’t let the name fool you; these shields are not only effective, they look great, too.
Bugs and road debris are just part of being a motorist. That doesn’t mean you can’t take steps to minimize the effects of these nuisances on your vehicle. With a minimum investment of time and money, you can protect the value of your car or truck with a stylish, durable bug shield.