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I take it these are the ones that are fastened using tape? Do they seem secure enough? We have a very wet climate here and I'm a bit skeptical about the durability of adhesives...
 

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They are installed using clips and tape. With both it feels very secure to me. I did a lot of research on the 3M automotive adhesive used on these and it seems to have very positive reviews. I guess only time will tell, but they feel and appear high quality to me. I'm also a little worried about the harsh Texas sun drying out the adhesive over time. I'm glad I found these though because I'm very picky about aftermarket parts for something like this. I had genuine Honda window visors on my previous vehicle and these seem very similar in quality.
 

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Wondering what the advantage is of using window visors? I'm not familiar with them.
Yeah for me it's mostly looks. I think it adds a sportier look. They do provide function as well if you want to crack your windows in the rain. I've heard they can make a difference with wind noise, but I didn't notice a difference. The Bolt is just so quiet already even at high speeds compared to my previous ICE vehicle.
 

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I鈥檝e had a set of these on our Bolt for over a year and they are still solid as day one.
I like them for parking outside in the summer. You can drop the windows a bit and ventilate the car while minimizing crap blowing in and moisture if an unexpected shower occurs.
 

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I installed these about two years ago, they are holding up well. I didn't buy them for the looks, but rather to allow me to leave windows open an inch or so on hot days, it helps keep the cabin from overheating. Also nice in rainy weather, can crack windows to keep fog off the windshield without letting rain in.

I have been through car washes a few times, plenty of high speed driving, no signs of stress.
 

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Late post, but I recently installed window visors from Wellvisors on my 2021 Bolt. I think they look great! I especially like the chrome strip at the top to match the trim. 馃憤

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We have used these on various cars for several years. The clips are steel, and will rust, and aren't necessary anyway. Very handy for keeping the car a little cooler in summer, and to clear smoke/odors in the wet. Apply to perfectly dry, uncontaminated surface.
 

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Wondering what the advantage is of using window visors? I'm not familiar with them.
Reduce need to run A.C. , good % of my drive speed is around 50 MPH ... windows cracked a bit , wind noise gone w/good venting ... summer temps here mid-90s' + . Look good as well . have the same ones as you .
 

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Wondering what the advantage is of using window visors? I'm not familiar with them.
Here on the wet coast it would be nice to be able to crack the window open a bit without getting rain in the car. And if you could leave them open a crack in the summer without it being visible it would help keep the car a little cooler.
 
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