Posted on 2/14/2022 4:02 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
So you’re dealing with your first damaged windshield? Then there are a few things you’ll need to know to ensure you handle the repair or replacement properly. At Only 1 Auto Glass, we’ve repaired and replaced thousands of windshields for Twin Cities drivers, and over the years, we’ve seen quite a few first-timers. Below, we’re covering some of the most common auto glass questions we’ve received to help you understand what to expect.
Posted on 1/10/2022 4:02 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Does your side window whine in protest each time you roll it up or down? Or maybe your finicky window doesn’t whine but instead drags itself sluggishly along its track? If you’re dealing with either of these issues, you may need an auto glass repair specialist to fix your faulty window. But before you head to your local auto glass repair shop, why not see if you can quickly fix the problem yourself?
Posted on 11/22/2021 4:30 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Did you know an improperly installed windshield could detach from your vehicle during a collision or interfere with proper airbag deployment? It’s true — and if that happens, you and your passengers are at risk for severe injury.
Posted on 10/11/2021 4:31 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
If you’re like most vehicle owners, you don’t worry about your auto glass very often. And if you’re like some vehicle owners, you don’t even worry about your windshield when you can clearly see glaring cracks or chips. But ignoring damaged auto glass could seriously endanger your and your passengers’ safety. To protect yourself and anyone who rides in your vehicle, if head to an auto glass repair shop if you ever notice any of the issues below.
Posted on 9/27/2021 4:03 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Dealing with a rear windshield that’s damaged beyond repair? Then you’re probably wondering how much a rear windshield replacement is likely to cost you. Unfortunately, that’s a tough question to answer since rear window glass replacement costs depend on a variety of factors and they’re different for every vehicle.
Posted on 9/20/2021 4:59 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
If your windshield suffers a crack or rock chip while you’re traveling, you may not have time to get auto glass repairs right away. But you can’t just let a cracked windshield sit or there’s a high likelihood the crack will grow larger, potentially beyond the point of repair. Ultimately, you may end up needing a total windshield replacement if the damage spreads too far.
Posted on 4/26/2021 4:19 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
You just found out you need a windshield replacement, but where’s the best place to get it? On the one hand, you could visit the dealership that handles the type of vehicle you own since you trust they know what they’re doing. On the other hand, you could make an appointment at an auto glass shop that specializes in windshield replacements. So which is the better choice? Or is one actually better than the other?
Posted on 4/12/2021 4:11 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Spontaneous glass shattering in automobiles isn’t out of the realm of possibility. Learn what can cause spontaneous glass breakage and how to handle the situation with an auto glass repair specialist.
Posted on 3/29/2021 4:47 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
When you’re dealing with windshield damage, some issues are eligible for repair and others require a complete windshield replacement. The size, shape, and location of the glass damage are all important factors when determining whether a chip or crack is repairable.
Posted on 2/22/2021 4:20 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
No one anticipates walking up to their parked vehicle to find one of their windows smashed in. But auto glass vandalism is a very real possibility in the Twin Cities, which means you need to know how to handle the situation should it ever become your reality.