Now that you've mentioned it, I've thought about cutting part of the flap to make a shovel shape and get rid of the cup shape. Basically, just cut the lower part off so you can just push the snow/ice off the flap.NVSteve wrote:With their cupped shape, all they do is collect snow & ice. I've had frozen snow and ice inbetween the tire and flap a number of winter mornings, which means that I have to pull out the rock pick and chip it away before I can drive.
Any idea how thick they are? Those look like they would do the trick.Suliman wrote:Yep, highland...
I found em here: http://www.thefind.com/sports/browse-lo ... ash-guards
The Long LIfe Duraflex are the ones I've used on a few vehicles now.