Posted on 11/8/2022 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 9/27/2022 7:00 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.
Posted on 9/27/2022 5:00 AM By Only 1 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.
Posted on 8/30/2022 7:26 AM By Only 1 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.
Posted on 8/30/2022 5:32 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
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.
Posted on 8/11/2022 4:47 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Dealing with a damaged windshield but can’t find the time to make it to an auto glass repair shop? Then you’ve probably looked into getting mobile windshield repairs, either at your home or workplace. But should you really take that route? Will the repair be equal in quality to the same type of repair performed in shop? Is it actually safe to get your windshield repaired in your driveway or a parking lot?
Posted on 8/8/2022 7:33 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Learn about some of the most unexpected culprits behind auto glass damage and how you can avoid them.
Posted on 7/25/2022 4:46 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Do you own a vehicle with advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) such as adaptive cruise control, blindspot monitoring, parking assist, or automatic emergency braking? If so, those features rely on strategically placed sensors and cameras to function properly. And if you ever need auto glass replacement service, wheel alignment, or are involved in even a minor collision, those cameras and sensors can and likely will become misaligned.
Posted on 7/11/2022 4:42 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
We already have vehicles on the consumer market that basically drive themselves but require a human to sit in the driver’s seat. And while that’s neat, the real question seems to be: Just how long will it take before we have completely driverless cars?
Posted on 6/30/2022 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
In Minnesota, we have some pretty drastic temperature fluctuations. In the span of just one day, we can sometimes see a temperature change of over 50 degrees! And while our vehicles have heating and cooling systems designed to keep us perpetually comfortable, our auto glass may be suffering. So how do wild fluctuations in outside temperature affect the protective glass within our vehicles? The glass pros at Only 1 Auto Glass are here to discuss how temperatures can affect your auto glass, and what to do before winter arrives.