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Construction Just Cracked Your Window. Now What?

When driving by a construction site, you may end up with construction damage. Once that damage occurs we can help you with your window repair or replacement. Look to us for what that next step is following when construction just cracked your window. We are there for that “now what” moment.

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Can You Window Tint a Damaged Windshield?

If you drive around the Twin Cities, you’ll notice vehicles with various levels of tint on the window. Tint is ideal for reducing UV rays and heat that can turn a car into an oven. However, if you place tint over a broken window, you’re wasting your time and money on the job. Before you tint your windows, bring your car to Only 1 Auto for a complete glass inspection and auto glass repair. We can restore any window in your car, truck, or SUV.

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What Does It Mean to ‘Waive Your Deductible’ for Windshield Replacement?

Envision this. You are driving down the road when a large rock smashes right into your windshield. When this occurs, you will likely need to have your windshield replaced. However, as you look to get it done, you may notice some repair shops state that they will waive your insurance deductible if you use them. This may leave you wondering what this means and if it is beneficial to you. Here is some information you need to know.

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Can I Replace My Windshield in the Winter?

You are driving down the road when a large rock comes flying at your windshield. This leaves you with a crack in the driver's side of your windshield. Unfortunately, it impedes your ability to see while driving, and it's illegal to drive in Minnesota with auto glass damage that's in your line. Therefore, your windshield must be replaced. 

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Science Explains the Easiest Ways to Defrost Your Windshield

One of the worst things about driving in the winter is waiting for your windows to defrost before getting on the road -- especially when you're already running late. There are many urban legends surrounding the easiest ways in which to defrost your windshield. From using shaving cream to kitty litter, some have been given more credence than others.

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The Dangers of Not Replacing Your Cracked Windshield

If you have comprehensive insurance coverage in Minnesota, your windshield repair is fully covered with no deductible. The only question is, what are you waiting for? The longer you wait to get your windshield fixed by an Only 1 Auto Glass repair specialist, the greater your chances are of suffering the consequences. Read below to discover what could go wrong and how it can affect you.

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The Dangers of Covering Your Vehicle Windows With Plastic

How many vehicles have you seen around Minneapolis with plastic covering a window? Ever wondered whether that’s a safe option if your window sustains damage?  Both you and your passengers are more vulnerable to injury when you drive around with plastic on one or more of your vehicle’s windows. For starters, if a vehicle slams into the side of your car, nothing could prevent any flying metal or glass from propelling into the cabin. 

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How to Protect a Windshield Crack or Chip Against Summer Heat Extremes

We all know that winter can be hard on our vehicles, but did you know your car can take a beating during the summer, too? Summer temperatures can wreak havoc on your windshield, which is why you should always take steps to protect it from damage. 

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6 To-Dos to Get Your Vehicle Ready for Spring

Spring weather is just around the corner in the Twin Cities, and that means it’s time to start thinking about taking steps to prepare your vehicle for warmer weather! What should you do?

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How Does Filing An Auto Glass Claim Affect Your Insurance?

Did you know damaged vehicle windows and windshields generate more auto insurance claims than any other vehicle component? It’s true — so if you’ve chosen an auto insurance policy that covers auto glass repair or replacement, you’ve made a smart decision. That said, in the event that your vehicle requires a new windshield or window glass repair, filing a claim may not always be your best option. Why not? Our Only 1 Auto Glass team explains below.

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