Questions commonlyFired at Heat Shot
Does it crack or damage the windscreen?
No. Heat Shot has been extensively tested and proven to be a quality and safe product.
How much power does the unit draw?
In extreme conditions, Heat Shot uses 50 Amps for 30 seconds. Minimal power is then required to keep it up to temperature. Heat Shot consumes less than 2 Amps per hour.
If I’ve a heated windscreen, why do I need Heat Shot?
A heated screen is only beneficial in sub zero conditions and not all year round. Heat Shot will penetrate frozen pipes and washer jets, ensuring constant availability of fluid in all weather conditions.
How long does it take to heat?
From initial start up in severe cold conditions, it will take a maximum of 30 seconds to heat the fluid.
Do I still need to use screenwash?
Yes. It’s crucial for optimum performance and prevents the water reservoir freezing. In summer months a bug wash will assist in the cleaning performance.
Can I install the system myself?
Yes the installation is a fairly simple process, however we can offer installation through our European Distribution network
Does it affect my insurance policy?
No, as it does not modify your engine performance.
Where is the unit installed?
Within the engine bay between washer bottle and washer jets.
Can it be fitted to any vehicle?
We are yet to find a vehicle Heat Shot can’t be retro-fitted to.
We provide a solution to all vehicle types.
What should I do if I need to charge my vehicles battery?
To protect the HeatShot unit from damage caused by some battery chargers, the HeatShot unit must be disconnected prior to charging the vehicles battery
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