All You Need To Know About Truck Windshield Wipers
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We at Longhorn Truck Accessories offers yet another type of heavy duty truck accessories to our San Antonio Texas clients. We know that truck owners want to have trucks that work well and stand out from the crowd. With the help of TRICO, you can achieve just that.

TRICO is the leading global leader when it comes to wiper technology for more than 90 years. It has been providing innovative wiper blade products that come through at the moment you need them most. You don’t have to search too far, just visit Longhorn Truck Accessories to avail your own TRICO wiper blade.

Today we will be discussing everything you need to know about wipers. This will help you determine the type you should get, and discover why TRICO stands out from the rest.

A typical wiper blade has these parts:


When dealing with blades, a lot of people usually prefer replacing the entire blade since it is quicker and much easier. A person need not worry if the replacements refill will fit the current blade. Though, refills are typically half the cost of the new blade. Choosing the latter is OK as long as the blade is not bent or damaged. 


If you opt to go with the refill, remember to check if the existing blade in your truck is an original equipment or already an aftermarket replacement. Aftermarket products require manufacturer, information, type of blade and claw dimensions.

When it comes to blade type, many experts recommend beam blades. In fact, majority (approx 68%) of vehicles today already has this as their original equipment because it is sleek and provides advanced visibility protection against elements.


Beam blades are preferred because of the following features:

  • It is designed with infinite pressure points for uniform contact
  • It positions lower, providing the driving more out-of-view
  • Aerodynamic design for less wind lift
  • Engineered for highly curved windshields
  • It’s performance and durability is top notch
  • Works on any types of weather

TRICO offers a variety of premium beam blades such as TRICO Force®, TRICO NeoForm® and TRICO Flex® which is a more affordable, universal fit beam blade. Head straight to Longhorn Truck Accessories for your own TRICO premium beam blades.

If you have any questions feel free to contact us