GM Truck Club
THE PREMIER CHEVY TRUCK & SUV FORUM
Founded in 2004 ~ We're the #1 Chevy Truck & SUV Forum.
Silverado & Sierra | Tahoe & Yukon | Suburban & Yukon XL | SUV & CROSSOVER
Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: Window Vents

  1. #1

    Default Window Vents

    is there an advantage of having the window vents that are in channel compared to the ones that are of the stick on variety?
    Jake
    2006 Silverado 5.3L Flex Fuel
    Magnaflow Exhaust
    AFE Stage 2 Intake
    Quadzilla Stealth 2 Race Tune

  2. #2

    Default

    I think they're mosted called Vent Visors around here. I think the in-channel ones offer some advantages overall.

    Steve
    10 Chevy Traverse LT AWD
    02 Chevy Trailblazer LS (110K+ miles - loaded except for 4WD - WRECKED!)
    99 Chevy Cavalier LS (105K+ miles - commuter car)
    78 Chevy Suburban Silverado (454, 3/4 ton)
    62 GMC 3/4 ton Pickup (350 police interceptor)

    Remember: Search Before Posting | Fill out Your Profile & Signature
    * I've been saying for years that I was going to change my username, and I finally did.

  3. #3
    Legend
    finalday7's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Sayward, B.C Canada
    Posts
    1,358

    Default

    I put the ones that just go on with double sided tape on my dads titan for his birthday and he loves them. He smokes and it rains alot here so he hasn't had any problems. Also when he would open the window in the morning the dew would drip all over the controls, now it goes straigt down the side of the truck.

    KRIS
    2007 GMC Sierra CrewCab 4.8L
    Tinted Windows, 20" Chrome MB Predators on 275/55/20 Copper AT's, GM Bed Rug, Speed Scene Chrome Grille, Putco Chrome Handles, Hypertech Max Energy Programmer, Magnaflow Muffler and many more mods to come.
    Former GM Vehicles:
    96 Chevy Camaro. My first car modded for a High School kid.

  4. #4
    Master Mechanic
    383man's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    Chehalis, WA
    Posts
    507

    Default

    the main problem with the stick on ones is that they don't last as long with the original adhesive, the in channel ones have constant pressure on them from the window pushing against them, but the stick on ones are in the weather and don't have that pressure, go for the inchannel ones.

    2009 silverado Crew Cab LTZ Z71 4X4
    6in FabTech suspension lift
    35x13R18 nitto terra grapplers
    6k and risin

    Previously owned vehicles-
    2007 silverado ext cab LT 4x4
    2001 silverado std cab 2wd
    1990 toyota pickup
    1989 Trans Am GTA
    1957 Chevy Pickup stepside

Similar Threads

  1. chevy silverado dash vents dash part ac heat vents
    By ChevyFan in forum Chevy Parts eBay
    Replies: 0
    Last: 10-15-2009, 06:00 PM
  2. Low Air from Dash Vents a/c
    By leenyc in forum Chevy SUV & Crossover Tech Forum
    Replies: 3
    Last: 07-31-2009, 09:56 AM
  3. Air only out the vents
    By DFores86 in forum Chevy Silverado Forum (GMC Sierra)
    Replies: 3
    Last: 03-05-2009, 06:28 PM
  4. For Sale in channel window vents
    By vncj96 in forum General Classifieds
    Replies: 1
    Last: 07-16-2008, 01:05 PM
  5. if your going to move my vents
    By bigbrett in forum The Coffee Shop ~ Chit Chat
    Replies: 14
    Last: 12-20-2007, 11:42 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •