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How to Bust Out a Windshield to Escape Your Vehicle

We hope that you never have to think about shattering the windshield or side windows in your vehicle. Auto accidents do happen. When you find yourself in an emergency and need to escape your car, you’ll need to know how to break the glass. Below are some suggestions for how to break the glass in case of an emergency without bringing harm to yourself or others in the car. If you have any questions or would like some more tips, contact Only 1 Auto Glass. We care about your safety.

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Windshield Pitting: What Causes it and How to Get it Fixed

Small particles of dirt and rock can pit or crack a windshield, reducing visibility and reducing the effectiveness of windshield wipers. Although the glass may appear transparent enough to drive safely, badly pitted windshields are a safety hazard. If sunlight hits the windshield at a skewed angle, it can cause the windshield to wash out and reduce visibility to zero.

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How to Take Care of Your Windshield During the Winter

Winter conditions make it difficult to see through your windshield. After you scrape the snow off the outside surface, you may still notice a thin layer of fox or condensation on the inside.

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Are Your Windshield Wipers Scratching Your Windshield?

Bad windshield wipers are damaging your windshield's surface and creating a hazardous driving experience for you and the passengers in your car. Below, we take a closer look at how worn out wipers are damaging the glass on your windshield and why you should change the wipers, as well as bring your car in for a windshield assessment.

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5 Ways to Identify a Faulty Windshield Installation

Window installation companies are responsible for keeping their clients safe in their vehicles once they drive off from the service center. The slightest miscalculation in a windshield installation can be deadly.

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What is the Difference Between OEM and Aftermarket Glass?

If you are like most car owners, you may not know the difference between an original equipment manufacturer windshield and an aftermarket windshield. Knowing the difference can help you choose the right product for your car.

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Rock Chip Windshield Damage: Replace vs. Repair

Tiny pebbles, construction debris, and other small rocky items can penetrate the windshield of your car, truck, or SUV. The penetrations, however, are often tiny and do not cause extensive damage to the glass.

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Broken Glass My Keep Your Window From Opening or Closing?

You may have recently noticed that your car’s windshield will not roll up or down. The window could be cracked down inside the doorframe. It is difficult to diagnose the problem without taking the inside panel of the door and looking at the damaged.

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Are You Stranded? We offer Mobile Windshield Repair

Whether you are stranded on the side of the road, can’t get out of work, or you need someone to come to your house, Only 1 Auto Glass offers complete mobile auto glass and windshield repair or replacement in the Minneapolis, Minnesota area.

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Your Mobile Windshield Repair Questions Answered

Mobile windshield repair is a service that Only 1 Auto Glass offers for car owners that are stranded on-site or would like the convenience of a technician to arrive at their home or business to repair or replace the windshield.

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QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS?

If you have any questions regarding our vehicle’s repair needs? Would you like a free estimate? Please don’t hesitate to call us today at 651.789.1111 or Email Us and we will be happy to assist you.