Posted on 3/23/2020 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Auto glass repairs can be a hassle, especially if you’re always on the go (who isn’t these days?). Even when you have the option of convenient mobile repair — like what we offer at Only 1 Auto Glass — you still must set aside a chunk of your day to wait for repairs. You also have the scheduling to deal with, your insurance company to talk to, and maybe even a rental car arrangement to set up if the damage is severe enough. It’s a lot to add to your never-ending to-do list, isn’t it? Below, we’re discussing a few simple things you can do to help make sure you avoid auto glass damage from these top three culprits:
Posted on 3/16/2020 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
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.
Posted on 3/9/2020 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
If your auto glass has recently incurred damage, you’re no doubt wondering how much that damage is going to cost you. Can you get away with a quick repair? Or are you in for a more expensive auto glass replacement? While a straight answer would be nice, the only way to address those questions is through an in-person evaluation of the damage. That said, there are definite situations when repairs are simply out of the question. In this post, our Only 1 Auto Glass team is breaking down the details, so you have a better idea of what to expect.
Posted on 2/24/2020 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
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.
Posted on 2/17/2020 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Are you having issues with your vehicle’s rear windshield? Curious whether you can repair the problem, or if you’ll need a full auto glass replacement? At Only 1 Auto Glass, it’s our job to help you keep your vehicle structurally sound. And, whether or not you realize it, your vehicle’s rear window helps support its frame. As such, it’s critical that the glass remains intact for you and your passengers’ safety. If you’re teetering on attempting a DIY fix, here’s what you should know:
Posted on 2/3/2020 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
If you own a vehicle, there’s a good chance you don’t often contemplate the integrity of your auto glass. After all, if the glass appears intact, what’s there to worry about, right? At Only 1 Auto Glass, we know the majority of drivers do their best to take care of their vehicles. All too often, though, it’s the little things they don’t think about that make the biggest impact. If you’re guilty of any of the following three deeds, for the sake of your auto glass, think twice before you do them again.
Posted on 1/27/2020 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
The modern vehicle has an ever-growing list of embedded technological features designed to make your driving experience safer, more pleasurable, and more intuitive. And, while these features are no doubt a huge leap forward in the auto industry, they’re changing the game when it comes to auto glass repair and replacement. If your vehicle features advanced driver assistance systems, also known as ADAS, you’ll need to be very careful about who you trust to repair your auto glass. At Only 1 Auto Glass, we’re committed to providing only the best when it comes to auto glass repair, so today, we’re here to give you the rundown on why a tech-forward repair shop is your best and safest bet.
Posted on 12/23/2019 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Minnesota winters can be tough on your auto glass, especially if you park outdoors. While many vehicle owners tend to focus on engine and battery maintenance during winter, your auto glass deserves the same level of attention. At Only 1 Auto Glass, we know a driver is only safe when his or her auto glass is completely intact. So, to help you maintain your auto glass—and your safety on the road—this winter, we’ve put together the following helpful tips on winter windshield maintenance.
Posted on 12/9/2019 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
When you have no option but to park outside, how do you protect your auto glass from environmental damage? At Only 1 Auto Glass, we realize not everyone has the luxury of parking their vehicle in a garage or even in a covered parking space. But we also know that even if you must park outside, you can still take steps to protect your ride. If you’re parking outside this winter, check out these helpful tips that can help you avoid an auto glass repair or replacement:
Posted on 12/2/2019 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Only 1 Auto Glass explains why your vehicle’s side windows aren’t operating properly and what you can do to resolve the issue.