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post #6 of (permalink) Old 12th February 2006
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Originally Posted by garying232
what exactly are 'Smart' windscreen wipers

They are 'automatic' wipers.There is a sensor(usually behind the rear view mirror) that senses anything touching it(if you touch the screen where the sensor is the wipers will work).Great idea in principle,something else to go wrong though!Peugeot pioneered this idea and we have had endless problems with it,although I think they're sorted now.

I'd rather push my Alfa than drive a BMW....
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