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Think Twice Before You Park Your Vehicle In These 6 Places

If you can’t park your vehicle in a garage or beneath a carport, obviously, your only remaining option is to park it outside. Unfortunately, that leaves your vehicle fully exposed to wear and tear, harsh weather conditions, and incidental damage. And, while you can certainly drive with minor scratches or dents in the body of your vehicle, driving around with cracked or chipped auto glass is downright dangerous. At Only 1 Auto Glass, we know parking outdoors comes with its fair share of risks, but if you heed these tips, you’ll lessen your chances of requiring auto glass repair.

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Past the Point of No Return? 4 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Auto Glass

Has your auto glass suffered chips or cracks? Depending on the extent of the damage, a quick and easy auto glass repair may be possible, but in many incidences, repairing damaged auto glass simply isn’t safe. At Only 1 Auto Glass, we know that facing an auto glass replacement isn’t something any driver dreams about, but for your own safety, it’s often the best course of action. If you’re dealing with any of the issues below, it’s high time you schedule a windshield replacement.

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Is It Safe to Purchase Used Auto Glass?

If your vehicle needs windshield replacement and you’re worried about the cost, it can be tempting to seek out used auto glass to get the job done. But used glass may not be your best option, in terms of both safety and price. The experts at Only 1 Auto Glass explain why below.

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How Do You Find Replacement Auto Glass for a Classic Car?

If you’ve spent a considerable amount of time and money restoring a classic car, you want it to remain in pristine condition, right? So what happens if any of the windows on that car incur damage? How on earth do you find replacement auto glass for a vehicle that’s several decades old?

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How Long Can You Safely Drive With Damaged Auto Glass?

In a perfect world, you’d schedule a service appointment at your local auto glass repair shop as soon as your windshield, side window, or rear window suffered a chip or crack. But in a realistic world, you’re busy, strapped for time, and might not be able to make it to the auto glass repair shop to get your window fixed.

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Don’t Panic! How to Handle a Broken Vehicle Window

Finding a broken window in your vehicle isn't just disheartening; it's downright inconvenient, frustrating, and for some people, anxiety-inducing. At Only 1 Auto Glass, we know that dealing with a broken vehicle window can be confusing and overwhelming—but don't panic! Our team has laid out what you should do to safely and calmly handle the situation. Keep this brief guide in mind should you or a loved one ever find shattered auto glass in your vehicle.

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Auto Glass Repair and Replacement Q&A

First time dealing with damaged auto glass? Chances are you’ve got a few questions about the auto glass repair or replacement process, and our team at Only 1 Auto Glass in Maplewood, MN, is ready to answer them.

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5 Tips for Making Your Windshield Replacement Last as Long as Possible

Getting a windshield replacement can be a (pricey) hassle, especially if you’re strapped for time or don’t have insurance coverage for your auto glass. So now that you’ve got a fresh, unblemished piece of glass on your ride, it’s in your best interest to do everything in your power to prevent yourself from needing another new windshield. How do you do that?

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Can You Use Steel Wool to Clean Auto Glass?

Need to remove tough, stuck-on grime from some super-dirty vehicle windows? Check out what you should know about using steel wool to clean your auto glass.  

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Will the Windshield Shatter If a Crack Is Not Repaired?

Yes, your car’s windshield crack can shatter if you are involved in a car accident. No one plans to have an accident when they get in their car, but it does happen - according to statistics from the Department of Transportation a car accident happens every six seconds in the United States.

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