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Frontklappenschlitz

English translation: Wiper bay

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German term or phrase:Frontklappenschlitz
English translation:Wiper bay
Entered by: Natalie Grassmann
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04:06 Jun 3, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks
German term or phrase: Frontklappenschlitz
The windscreen wiper slides into this when the wipers are switched off. Evidently the space between the windscreen and the front bonnet (on posh cars!). But what is it called? Thanks in advance
Natalie Grassmann
Italy
Local time: 05:34
wiper compartment, wiper bay
Explanation:
>>Juliet's "Girl's Only" 1970 Stingray Corvette Convertible -- These photos are the original wiper bay, wiper arms as I purchased the car in December 1999. Note the incorrect blue overspray on everything. I am slowly removing the overspray and restoring the wiper compartment. <<
http://www.annapolis.net/members/julepage/WiperBay.html
>>The sandwiched seams that attach the fenders to the wheel houses are ripe for corrosion, especially anywhere hidden by the sound deadening asphalt pads on the top of the wheel houses, including those in the heater/windshield wiper bay just forward of the windshield.<<
http://www.bimmer.org/e9/messages/archive/msgsy2000w43/1495....
>>wiper compartment cover<<
http://www.dashtops.com/search.cfm/111
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Tom Funke
Local time: 23:34
Grading comment
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nawiper compartment, wiper bay
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wiper compartment, wiper bay


Explanation:
>>Juliet's "Girl's Only" 1970 Stingray Corvette Convertible -- These photos are the original wiper bay, wiper arms as I purchased the car in December 1999. Note the incorrect blue overspray on everything. I am slowly removing the overspray and restoring the wiper compartment. <<
http://www.annapolis.net/members/julepage/WiperBay.html
>>The sandwiched seams that attach the fenders to the wheel houses are ripe for corrosion, especially anywhere hidden by the sound deadening asphalt pads on the top of the wheel houses, including those in the heater/windshield wiper bay just forward of the windshield.<<
http://www.bimmer.org/e9/messages/archive/msgsy2000w43/1495....
>>wiper compartment cover<<
http://www.dashtops.com/search.cfm/111



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Tom Funke
Local time: 23:34
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Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 34
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Feb 16, 2016 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
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