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Top 10 Car Sun Shades To Protect Your Car From Extreme Heat

Top 10 Car Sun Shades To Protect Your Car From Extreme Heat

Have you been wondering how to shade your car during heat waves or keep it at a comfortable temperature during the summer? Invest in a sun shade that cools your car and protects its interior from damaging UV rays. If you're ready to start shopping for the product that's right for your vehicle, here at Cal Car Cover we're giving you a head start. Here's a list of 10 of the best car sun shades from a range of manufacturers.

1. BDK Deluxe Folding Windshield Sun Shade

Its double-bubble design gives the BDK Deluxe Folding Sun Shade extra power against the sun, deflecting more summer heat than many market competitors. Whether you choose the standard or jumbo size, it's lightweight and easy to install and remove.

2. California Car Cover Co. Freightliner Cascadia Custom Fit Front Windshield UV Sun Shade

Check out this high-quality Freightliner Cascadia shade from our huge inventory. We custom-make each product to fit your windshield so that it provides maximum blockage of UV rays. With its insulating foam core center, triple laminate construction and reflective silver exterior, the shade protects your Cascadia's interior and reduces its temperature by up to 40 degrees.

3. Carhartt UV Custom Windshield Sun Shade

This Carhartt heavy-duty folding product fits your vehicle's year, make and model and features the trusted brand's iconic logo. Highly reflective, its tough triple laminate construction prepares it for long-term use while the soft felt interior and trim prevents surface scratches. It's also easy to install and tote.

4. Clay Smiths Cams Mr. Horsepower Vehicle Windshield Sun Shade

An affordable, eye-catching and easy-to-use product, Clay Smiths Cams Mr. Horsepower sun shade blocks out damaging UV rays and reduces the temperature inside your car. The universal-fit folding shade makes it ideal for any vehicle and for storage and transportation. 

5. Covercraft Ford Mustang Folding Windshield Sun Shield

No matter the vintage of your Ford Mustang, this folding windshield sun shield looks great and fits your windshield perfectly. The product's 50th-anniversary logo proclaims your allegiance to the brand while the triple laminate construction, insulating foam core center and highly reflective interior protect your beloved Mustang's interior and keep it cool. 

6. Dash Designs "The Shade" Retractable Car Window Sun Shade

Pull this custom-fit accordion-style sun shade across your windshield with ease and latch it securely in the driver's side mounting bracket. It features some of the best material for sun shades: a highly reflective fabric that provides premium protection for your vehicle's interior.

7. Intro-Tech USA American Flag Custom Fit Windshield Shade

Intro-Tech's patriotic sun shade boasts a striking design and many benefits, from protecting your dashboard and console from damaging UV rays to lowering the temperature in your interior. The shade features a fade-proof3-D image that details the flag's shadows, ripples and stitches.

8. Sports Licensing Solutions Windshield Sun Shades

Celebrate your favorite team with Sports Licensing Solutions' products, such as the universal-fit NCAA College Michigan Wolverines Auto Windshield Shade with its bold, colorful "Go Blue" graphic. Made from flexible polyethylene bubble material, the accordion-style shade is lightweight and UV-blocking.

9. Team ProMark NFL Football Denver Broncos Windshield Sun Shade

Support your beloved Broncos and protect your vehicle's precious interior with Team ProMark's NFL Football Denver Broncos Sun Shade that fits most car and truck windshields. The accordion-style shade features a metallic core that reflects sunlight and heat.

10. WeatherTech TechShade Windshield Sun Shade

The WeatherTech TechShade's reversible design features a sun-reflective film side for summer and a heat-absorbing side for winter. The roll-up shade is easy to store when it's not in use, and its patented suction cups ensure secure placement.

If you've been struggling with how to keep your car cool during the summer or a heatwave, these 10 products provide an effective, affordable solution. To learn more about each sun shade, read manufacturers' specifications and customers' reviews.


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