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06-21-2004, 10:45 AM
would have preferred a top/down mechanism...

06-21-2004, 10:50 AM
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06-21-2004, 11:00 AM
allows more air in though the front windows b/c the air has a way out in the back of the car


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06-21-2004, 11:35 AM
I'm not sure there's enough room back there for up/down. I agree with Andres: better ventilation when used in combination with fronts.01 Alpine/Cinnamon 6 spd manual
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06-21-2004, 12:37 PM
My main use of them is to leave them cracked open on hot days if I have to park in the sun. It keeps cabin temps down to tolerable levels, yet seems to pose minimal security or unexpected-rain risk.

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06-21-2004, 12:47 PM
I crack them when I open the front windows fully. It seems to decrease the turbulence inside the car.

If the windows are closed or just slightly opened, though, I crack the sunroof instead if I want a little more airflow.
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06-21-2004, 12:48 PM
Opening the driver-side rear window improves the air flow through the cabin. With both rear windows closed, both opened, or just the passenger-side rear open, the flow of air on the driver's head/face is more turbulent.

06-21-2004, 03:59 PM

06-21-2004, 04:02 PM
The one touch down is great, but what about one touch up? It's a royal pain to have to watch my rearview mirrors to see when the rear windows are closed. Yeah I know about the pinch hazard, but the front windows can get a neck caught while the rears are just fingers sized.

06-21-2004, 09:25 PM

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