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Car in the sun for an hour is deadly

Posted by   /  May 26, 2018  /  1 Comment

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BY KTAR.COM

Parked in the sun for an hour, car seats reach an average of 123 degrees in the summer, according to a study by ASU and UC San Diego.

The steering wheel averaged 127 degrees.

In one of the cars studied, the dashboard reached 192 degrees, according to state climatologist Nancy Selover.

The average dashboard reached 157 degrees.

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  1. jim stack says:

    Get a dash mate cover to keep the dash cooler.
    Get ceramic window tint that blocks 80% if the IR.
    Put a sun shade in the window.

    There are lots of things you can do too keep it less hot but it’s very Sunny and HOT in Arizona.

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