Patent 4848825 Issued on July 18, 1989. Estimated Expiration Date: May 9, 2008. Estimated Expiration Date is calculated based on simple USPTO term provisions. It does not account for terminal disclaimers, term adjustments, failure to pay maintenance fees, or other factors which might affect the term of a patent.
An improved automobile windshield cover to prevent frost, ice, or snow from freezing on a windshield, which includes a foldable, in accordion style, rectangular piece of material having a top edge and a bottom edge. A pair of trapezoidal shaped elements is secured to the sides of the piece of material. A strap is affixed to at least one of the rectangular elements, and a pair of ear elements is secured to the trapezoidal shaped elements along an ear fold line. A stretchable cord is provided with a cord knot at each of its ends. The cord is adaptable to stretch across the rectangular piece of material and is placed stationary thereto by the knots being lodged behind the front door windows of a vehicle and the windows being rolled all the way up to engage a portion of the cord between the window edges and an inside edge of the front doors of the vehicle.