Winter helpers for frozen solid doors

When you have a winter windscreen cleaner in the tank and a windscreen de-icer ready to hand, then you actually have the winter under control.

Almost: For we continually receive queries asking how to prevent the doors from freezing shut.

Our expert tip for this: The problem of frozen solid doors occurs when moisture collects in the rubber seals in door rebates, around the side windows and in the entry area. This may occur through washing the car or by rain. Bitter cold in the night hours freezes the water residues and then the doors can hardly be opened. As a rule, the car should be dried off thoroughly after washing – also in the entry areas.

To avoid frost induced frustration it pays to regularly protect rubber door seals, which are best treated with a SONAX Rubber care crayon. This handy winter helper is easy to apply, has a water repellent effect and, due to winter proof deer tallow, it keeps the door seals supple, with long term effect.

For car owners without remote control – and also for the household: Think about the SONAX Lock de-icer! It thaws out frozen locks in seconds and lastingly protects against renewed freezing. And the lock is simultaneously lubricated and maintained.

Practical: The SONAX Lock de-icer‘s plastic dosing tip prevents damage to the lock and paintwork scratches.

Products

Antifreeze and cleaning concentrate for windscreen washer units. Prevents ice formation in the washer unit tank, hoses and nozzles. The formula contains innovative nano-particles. The consequence is a significant increase in the cleaning speed. It is non hazardous to paintwork, chrome, rubber and plastics. Ideal for high quality XENON headlamps and light diffusing plastic headlamps in clear-glass optic. Ideal for vehicles with fan spray nozzles, as the product remains sprayable even at low temperatures.
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02325050 5 l
De-ices frozen locks in seconds, and lastingly protects them against renewed freezing. Lubricates and maintains the lock.
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03310000 50 ml
SONAX Window De-icer unfreezes frozen windows in a matter of seconds. Protects against re-icing and ensures a clear view all round. No ice scraper – no scratched windows. With glycerine to keep rubber supple.
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03314410 750 ml
Prevents the rubber seals on doors, convertible roofs, windows and boot lids from sticking during winter. Maintains the rubber, keeps it supple and protects against brittleness.
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04990000 18 g
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