Davenport Run - Saturday July 13, 2024

Join the Norcal Minis club for an epic drive from San Jose through the scenic Santa Cruz Mountains! Enjoy stunning vistas and wine tasting a...

Water Instead Of Wiper Fluid Causes Disease

Use of standard tap water insread of windshield washer fluid in the wiper reservoir, according to the BBC News, accounts for 20% of all Legionnaire's disease in the UK and can potentially cause pneumonia. Plain tap water, plus engine heat, caused the bacteria in the water to multiply and, when the wipers are used, sprays bacteria over the vehicle.

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