Car window repair is one of those things in life that isn’t much fun to deal with. Whether it was some criminal who broke in and stole your Ipod, or a rock on the freeway that cracked your windshield, it has to be fixed.
You know the drill, call 3 shops get some estimates, then get it done., But let’s check first what a windshield is and it’s importance. In this article wrote by Glass Star America they provide some useful information about windshields that will let us know more.
Your Car’s Windshield : More Important Than You Might Think
The automobile industry’s focus on safety in the past two decades has completely changed the way consumers shop for vehicles. Now, features such as side airbag protection and anti-lock brakes are as important to a consumer as fuel efficiency or reliability. There is one aspect of automobile safety, however, that most people give relatively little thought to, yet it is pivotal to the safety of a car: the windshield. Read full article here for more details: http://glass-staramerica.com/articles/your-cars-windshield-more-important-than-you-might-think.html
The above article about windshields helps us a little about windshields and their importance, but what if their is already a problem. How can we fix this or should we contact a glass repair shop?
Philip Reed posted an article about windshields and true this is very helpful, but should’t the windshield be replaced or repaired? This is a good question. He will explain to us what is needed and the difference between replacing or repairing.
Repair or Replace Your Windshield the Right Way
When faced with replacing a windshield, many car owners default to the lowest-price option. But if you take this route and are in a serious accident, your decision could cost you your life.
An incorrectly installed windshield could pop out in an accident, allowing the roof to cave in and crush the car’s occupants. Furthermore, when the front airbags deploy, they exert a tremendous force on the windshield and will blow out one that is not firmly glued in place. Yes there are a lot of ways to fix our windshield, but we need to be more cautious about this kind of things. If you want to know the full details visit this site: http://www.edmunds.com/car-care/repair-or-replace-your-windshield-the-right-way.html
Auto glass companies are increasing nowadays, they are everywhere and promises to provide you with excellent service. With all these auto glass companies competing to do the service for you, how can you choose the best one?
But as of now we are still wondering what we should do?. Well in my opinion I would rather replace my windshield, but I need to be sure that the company I use is excellent in both installation and pricing. The company All Pro Auto Glass provides some info how we can track down good Auto Glass company.
Tips on choosing the best Windshield Replacement Company
When you need a windshield replacement, it is best to choose a respected auto glass company to do the work. It is common for consumers to request price quotes and then base their decision on which glass company charges the lowest rates. As you prepare yourself in advance, refer to this list of tips on how to choose the right company to ensure you get a quality installation. Read full article here: http://allpro-autoglass.com/tips-on-choosing-the-best-windshield-replacement-company/
Don’t let your insurance company STEER you towards their preferred shop, or prevent you from using the shop of your choice. Guanella Auto Body accepts and works with all insurance companies and can help you with your windshield repair.