List of the Best Car Sun Visor Extenders! Easy Solution to Stop that Glare while Driving your Car! Updated for 2018
Many later model cars and trucks come equipped with a Car Sun Visor Extender!
Those of us who happen to own older vehicles (myself included) don’t have that benefit.
Until the other day I never realized there was such an item as a Car Sun Visor Extender available as an after-market product!
If you have ever found yourself driving or sitting in traffic with the sun glaring in your eyes you know what an important devise your car’s Sun Visor or shade can be.
But how many times have you wished it extended a few more inches when the sun is low or off to one side or the other?
I was driving along I-285 eastbound (the Atlanta Perimeter) around 5 pm the other day and the traffic was backed up for miles due to construction. The sun was glaring in my eyes off to the side just out of range of my visor. I had to use my hand or a notepad to shade my eyes.
By the time I finally made it home I had a headache all because the factory equipped sun visor in my vehicle didn’t extend an additional 3 or 4 inches.
The good news is you can purchase a really nice ready-made product designed to easily clip on your vehicle’s sun shade or visor.
A Couple of Considerations When Selecting a Car Sun Visor Extender
When making your selection check to see if the new extender product will inhibit the use of your personal mirror. That’s an important piece of equipment we don’t want to give up.
Also, make sure the product’s attachment clips or straps will not damage your vehicle’s interior once installed.
Car Sun Visor Extender RECOMMENDATIONS
I did some poking around and found these really nice products that will solve the problem for most vehicles, including trucks! (SEE LIST BELOW)
Keep in mind some of these Car Sun Visor Extender products are designed to fit a variety of car and truck models. When you have a “one size fits all” or many you may not get a perfect fit or color match.
I hope this little post makes your driving just a “shade” better!
After investigating all the Sun Visor Extender products available and narrowing down my list, the one I selected for my full-size van is designed to protect your eyes from the sun’s glare during the daytime plus protect you from the glare caused by headlights during night time driving.
The reason I selected the Zento Deals Transparent Windshield Car Sun Visor us it easily installs on almost any car or truck with a typical flip-down visor. The bracket adjusts for wide and narrow visors. It has two flip-down screens – one that is polarized like a good pair of sunglasses for day driving and a yellow anti glare screen for night driving.
Its very reasonably priced, easy to use and it works very well. I find myself using it almost all the time when I’m driving, even when there is no direct glare from the sun. It it seems to reduce eye strain making it more relaxing to drive.