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Old 02-22-2012, 04:55 PM
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Bosch Icon Wiper Sale- Last Day

For anyone in need of wiper blades or will soon, today is the last day for the sale at advance auto parts. Even if you can't make it there today you can buy online and pick up later to get the savings.

5 dollars off when you buy a pair automatically applied for Bosch Icon Wipers

Then choose one below depending on how much you spend.

15% off today enter code online
RPFE (located on homepage)

20% off order- RP20

$10 off 30, 20 off 50, 30 off 100- RETMENOT123



I picked up two sets, one for the jeep and one for the dodge and installed the dodge so far and they work soooo nice

Works out cheaper then Amazon
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Old 02-22-2012, 07:19 PM
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Re: Bosch Icon Wiper Sale- Last Day

Nice. I buy mine from Amazon, but I have prime so free shipping. Bosch Icons are terrific.
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Old 02-22-2012, 08:48 PM
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Re: Bosch Icon Wiper Sale- Last Day

NOOOOOO! I just bought mine last week from Amazon! NOOOOOO!
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Old 02-22-2012, 08:50 PM
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Re: Bosch Icon Wiper Sale- Last Day

Yea not to bad. I have prime to, but it stills 18.xx each on amazon. With the advanced auto parts sale I got them for like 17.xx and 15.xx. Not a huge difference but still a pretty good bargain, I also used the 15% off coupon. I didn't realize they had the 20 off 50 coupon or would have saved another 10 bucks. O well.
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Re: Bosch Icon Wiper Sale- Last Day

I paid $13.04 per blade last week on Amazon.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...00_i01_details
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Re: Bosch Icon Wiper Sale- Last Day

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I paid $13.04 per blade last week on Amazon.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...00_i01_details
Good deal but different model from Bosch. The ones Im talking about are these

http://www.amazon.com/Bosch-22A-ICON...9962830&sr=1-1
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Old 02-22-2012, 09:09 PM
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Re: Bosch Icon Wiper Sale- Last Day

This is what I quickly dug up about Bosch Evolution vs Icons:


The Bosch Evolution is a new wiper blade from Bosch which is different from the Bosch Icon. It was designed to give better performance than a conventional style wiper blade at a price less than the Bosch ICON, which is the top of the line wiper blade at Bosch in terms of performance and durability.

If you were to visually inspect the two blades you would notice that the Bosch Evolution looks a bit different because it has a different style connector and it has a symmetric wind spoiler.

The rubber on the blades is also different. The Bosch Evolution uses a precision-cut natural rubber wiping edge and the Bosch ICON uses Exclusive fx dual rubber technology. The top of the fx rubber features a flexible soft layer where the rubber connects to the wind spoiler which reduces chatter. The harder wiping edge on the fx rubber offers superior wiping performance and 20% longer performance life vs. other premium wiper blades.

The BOSCH ICON wiper blades also offer a more precise fit to the windshield with a different amount of tension between the drivers and passenger side wiper blades to remove additional moisture from the windshield (less streaking).

Both are bracketless wiper blades, and Bracketless wiper blades are designed without metal or plastic brackets, joints or hinges, offering design and performance improvements over conventional wiper blades.

Both blades are created to be a great value for the price.
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Re: Bosch Icon Wiper Sale- Last Day

Ah! Understood. I actually had no idea they had a different model. Here I am thinking I have the Icons! LOL. I've got Icons on my Audi (know for sure they are) .... and i can't tell a difference. I wonder if there is a comparison somewhere.
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Re: Bosch Icon Wiper Sale- Last Day

Posted before me - thanks!
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^^^ comparison given.
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Re: Bosch Icon Wiper Sale- Last Day

I have not had good luck at all with any blade type of wiper. They all seem to not last any where near as long as the old style. Not sure what I'm doing wrong but...
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Re: Bosch Icon Wiper Sale- Last Day

^Buckeye, IME the beam style are a bit more sensitive to wear and tear from snow and ice. But if you flip them off the glass while parked during snow storms, and scrape ice from the windshield and wiper before use, these Icons are some of the best out there.

Thanks J for the heads up.
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