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Posted by News on November 12, 2008, 1:57 pm
 


Was Istoben wrote:


Er, a reflection is a reflection.  He's not talking film on the 'screen.

Posted by Was Istoben on November 12, 2008, 3:32 pm
 


Poor choice of words on my part.  Sorry I confused you.  If the windshield
is clean it doesn't reflect the display.


Posted by News on November 12, 2008, 4:31 pm
 

Was Istoben wrote:

Of course it does, but you don't get back scatter from the film, which
seems to be the distraction.

Posted by Kirsty Wursty on November 12, 2008, 4:47 pm
 

Thanks!  I will try that.  Being here at the "top of the world", we do an
awful lot of night driving in the winter (because it is almost always
night).  I don't have the cool cleaning tool but will try with a microfiber
cloth and a spatula or something.

Kirsten


Posted by Was Istoben on November 12, 2008, 8:10 pm
 

I do a lot of that too and, like you, have been bothered by the reflection.
The film seems to be caused by a combination of outgassing from the plastics
and cigarette smoke.  I quit smoking a year ago and I suppose the outgassing
diminishes with time.  To get rid of it I first wash it with a mild solution
of dish soap and water.  In my smoking days that would turn the cloth
orange.  I did the second washing with Windex.  I'm definitely going to look
for that cool tool.


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