Valeo Silencio The AquaBlade™
Discover the benefits of Valeo Silencio, The AquaBlade™
As a wiper specialist, Valeo brings to the Aftermarket its latest O.E. innovation : The AquaBlade™.
Valeo’s new patented wiper technology delivers wiper fluid directly onto the windshield via the wiper blades, rather than via nozzles mounted on the hood.
The windshield is wiped instantly and uniformly, regardless of vehicle speed, allowing for constant and perfect visibility.
Front-facing cameras, which are now more and more common on car windshields, also benefit from an improved field of vision.
Valeo AquaBlade ™ in a glance
- Increased safety - Valeo AquaBlade ™ improves the efficiency of wiping and thus improves driver safety by reducing the braking distance of 4 meters for driving at 50km / h
- Best efficiency in wiping performance - the asymmetric spoiler provides perfect and even pressure on the windshield
- Fluid Economy - The system improves wiper cleaning performance up to 50% amount of fluid used by conventional systems.
- System weight reduction - The Valeo AquaBlade ™ wiper system is so precise that it halves the amount of fluid used and within it reducing the average system weight by 2kg and CO2 emissions by 0.2g.
What more in Valeo AquaBlade™?
The Aquablade has won 2012 Automotive PACE Award (Premier Automotive Suppliers' Contribution to Excellence) for most innovative wiper technology.
The premier of Aquablade was done on new Mercedes-Benz SL enabling in this car a reduction of washer reservoir by 1.7 L (gain in volume and weight) . As the consequences it helped to results in less fuel consumption and reduction of CO2 emissions.
Bringing safety technology into your drive!
|Valeo Part Number||Description||Application||Year||Short Codes||Length (inch)||Adaptor||Technology|
|572303||Silencio Wiper Aqua RHD VA303 UNHTD kit||Volvo XC60||17 ►||VA303||26/19||6||Aquablade RHD - Non-Heated|
|572309||Silencio Wiper Aqua RHD VA309 HTD kit||Volvo XC60||17 ►||VA309||26/19||6||Aquablade RHD - Heated|