The dreaded freezing weather often causes drivers to spend a few extra minutes de-icing their cars in the morning.
However, according to a viral TikTok video, a 1-pound tool can completely remove frost in seconds.
The savvy driver took to social media to share the money-saving trick with his fellow drivers.
And everything you need is already in the cupboards of your kitchen.
User LeRoze said: “An easy way to de-ice your windshield without the need for scraping.”
All you need is a spray bottle, water, and some rubbing alcohol.
The footage shows the content creator pouring a mixture of two-thirds alcohol and one-third water into the plastic container.
He then sprays the liquid all over the ice on his vehicle’s windshield.
The car owner said, “Look at how quickly and effectively it works!”
Drivers should be able to clear ice and frost from their cars in a matter of seconds.
This solution will not freeze because rubbing alcohol has a freezing point of around -88 degrees Celsius.
“Let your windshield wipers do the rest. The ice is softer at this point so you can get out easily,” the driver added.
The homemade trick won’t break your pocket as you can buy a spray bottle for very little money.
Drivers can find a plastic spray bottle for £1 at B&M.
The video received hundreds of views and nearly 200 likes from other car owners.
Dozens of users flocked to the comments section to share their opinions and thoughts.
One said: “I might have to try this.”
However, other users disagreed and said the hack could damage the windshield wipers.
Instead, drivers said motorists should use a special fluid to effectively remove the ice.
Someone said, “Use de-icer washer fluid. This works faster.”
According to a viral TikTok video, drivers can also clear the frost in seconds by just pressing a button.
Experts atTest Success has shown that drivers can remove ice from the interior of the car while it is warming up.
All you need to do is activate the car’s windshield fan, which heats the glass from the inside.
They explain: “Frozen windshield? Set the temperature to high.
“Set the windshield fan to max. The heat will cause the ice to start melting.
“Wipe off any excess water and return the fan to normal operation.”
Elsewhere, an experienced mechanic has revealed a windscreen de-icing trick that could save you from costly repairs later.
Experienced auto mechanic Craig shared the useful trick on his TikTok account.
In the video, Craig explained that it was easy to take somethingPreventing frost build-up on your engine can prevent damage to important parts.
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Meanwhile, an ordinary household item could also defrost the driver’s car.windshields in just a few seconds.
The handy trick was revealed in a TikTok video posted by ProblemSolved.