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Valeo’s Clean4U is a revolutionary remote windshield defrosting and cleaning system that is controlled via a Smartphone application, the company says. Clean4U embeds two innovative functions: Defrosting, which automatically defrosts a windshield, engine off, in less than 90 seconds and Debugging, which washes away insects stuck to the windshield in less than 3 minutes.

Based on Valeo’s AquaBlade windshield wiper technology, Clean4U distributes through the blades an environmentally friendly defrosting or cleaning fluid.

Flashback: A story we covered in 2018 — The next time you step into your car and you think it’s too warm, your car might already know and will have started cooling it down. That’s exactly the kind of technology France-based Valeo is working on and already has customers buying.

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