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A Guide to Windshield Repair

Do you need to repair your broken or cracked windscreen? The YouTube video covers various windshield repair kits. Alternatively, you may want to consider the services of a professional windshield repair company.

What to Expect From a Windshield Repair Company

The process starts with assessing the damage to the windshield. Common types of damage include chips, cracks, and scratches.

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Determine the size, location, and severity to determine if you need a repair or replacement service.

Not all windshield damage can be repaired. Generally, small chips smaller than a quarter and cracks shorter than six inches can be repaired. Windshield repair kits are available for do-it-yourself repairs of small chips and cracks. For larger or more complex damage, it’s best to seek professional windshield repair services.

During the repair process, the technician will clean the damaged area and remove any loose glass or debris. They will then inject resin into the damaged area and use curing lights to harden the resin. Once cured, they may polish the repaired area to improve clarity and visibility.

Many insurance policies cover windshield repair, often with no deductible. It’s essential to address windshield damage promptly to prevent it from spreading and compromising the structural integrity of the windshield. To prevent windshield damage, keep a car’s distance between you and the vehicle in front of you to avoid rocks and debris kicked up by other vehicles.


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