Those of you who know how much of hassle it is to scrape ice off your car’s windshield every winter morning will undoubtedly be looking for a way to rid yourself of this annoying chore. Luckily enough, this is precisely why windshield snow covers were invented for. These covers are designed to protect your windshield from extreme frost while allowing you to clean any snow buildup with relative ease every morning.
So instead of starting your day by scraping ice off your car you will be able to simply start up your car and be on your way as you normally would. With this in mind, let us find out what are the ten best windshield snow covers the market has to offer at this point in time.
10Ice King Magnetic Windshield Cover
The IceKing is designed to fit into the packaging pouch for easy storage, which is a big plus. It also has a sleek design that makes it quite aesthetic when compared to most windshield covers out there. Not only that, but it is also designed to fit your windshield perfectly thanks to a system of very strong magnets, a feature thanks to which you can rest assured that the cover will stay in place even during high winds.
9Vafee Car Snow Cover Ice Protector Windshield Car Truck Sun Shield
This cover by Vafee comes with mirror covers, covering even your car’s side mirrors. As a matter of fact, it is so large that it could even cover part of the side windows. The cover is kept in place by 4 bungee cords with plastic S-hooks. Thanks to these hooks, it hooks to the door handles and tires with relative ease. Furthermore, the cover’s weight also helps it stay in place and makes it more durable overall.
8IceScreen Magnetic Windshield Frost & Snow Cover
The IceScreen is designed to save you an awful lot of time, as you need not scrape or sweep your windshield during cold winter mornings. Thanks to its ergonomic design, it is very easy to put on your car’s windshield and fits rather well. At the same time, the cover is perfect for protecting your windshield against strong winds. It also has to be said that when the cover is dry, it will fit the packaging very easy, making it very easy to carry and store. Make sure, however, that the cover is tight to keep rain from being trapped underneath.
7Auto Expressions 5079019 Winter Warrior Windshield Snow Cover
This particular snow cover is one of the most versatile on the market. At the same time, it features flaps that allow you to close the cover inside the car, keeping thieves at bay. The cover will keep snow and frost off your car’s windshield and wiper blades in a very efficient fashion thanks to its seemingly thick construction. This being said, ensure that you tighten the cover, to prevent rain from getting under it, as it will stick to your car’s windshield.
6Cutequeen Trading Black Waterproof Polyester Car Snow Cover with Storage Pouch
The sole purpose of a windshield cover is to protect your windshield from the weather outside, which this particular cover does brilliantly. The side flaps aid the attachment magnets to withstand strong winds, helping the cover to stay in place. The same flaps also keep your cover from being stolen or blown away by strong winds. Interestingly enough, your car’s windshield will not get any scratches in the long run as the magnets are well sewn in the material. Also, the Cutequeen cover is made from a material that is water and snow repellent.
5Hopkins 17529 Subzero Heavy-Duty ArcticGuard Snow and Ice Windshield Cover
This cover is easy to set up, mainly as a result of its two interior straps that keep it in place and minimize the possibility of theft. The mirror pockets cover your car’s side mirrors, saving you time and money that you would use to scrape and run your car while stationary to warm them up. We should also point out that the Hopkins cover is particularly efficient when installed on large cars or small cars with large windshields.
4X-Shade Windshield Snow Cover Frostguard Windshield and Wiper Cover
The X-Shade has 4 strong magnets that keep it in place via attaching to the windshield’s metal frame. The magnets also protect your car from scratches. At the same time, the cover is fairly windproof and is made from sturdy materials that won’t damage your windshield in any way. Also, its black color makes it easier for the sun to melt the snow away. It is large enough to cover your car’s entire windshield, yet accommodating enough for you to easily shake the snow off and store the cover for future use.
3SnowOFF Car Windshield Snow Cover & Sun Shade Protector Kit for Cars & CRVs
The SnowOFF cover has 8 magnets, suction cups, and 2 side wings to keep it in place, a construction that makes it very easy to put on and take off when needed. It also is large enough to cover your car’s entire windshield and wipers, which is a very big plus as far as windshield covers go. This particular cover is also very lightweight and folds into a small zippered storage bag for easy storage. Furthermore, it could come with extra features, mainly a microfiber car care cloth, and an emergency thermal blanket.
2Delk FrostGuard Winter Windshield Cover
The Delk has elastic bands that wrap around the side mirrors, making it easy for you to put the cover on and take it off. You need to place the cover when the windshield is dry, however, as it can otherwise add an extra layer of ice for you to clean up in the morning. At the same time, this particular cover is a lot more accommodating that most, allowing you to fit it on almost any type of windshield regardless of size.
1Apex Automotive Premium Windshield Snow Cover – Windproof Magnetic Edges
The Apex is very easy to install and stays secure thanks to its ingenious design. You do need, however, to shut the car door gently to keep the flap firmly tight. This cover also benefits from a very accommodating carrying pouch that allows for safe and convenient storage. Interestingly enough, the Apex will cover your car’s wipers too. For a more secure fit, the edges are held down by magnets underneath especially during high winds. There are also little weights inside the flaps, which keep the cover from moving while you close the door on them.