Why Repair a Cracked Windshield

Windshield Crack Repair

The Dangers Of Driving With A Cracked Windshield

When it comes to staying safe on the road, there are probably many things that you take into consideration. You might always be sure you have a full tank of gas, always wear your seatbelt, follow the speed limit, and even stay off of your cell phone when you are in the driver’s seat. But there is so much more to it than that. While those are all good rules to follow, you should also be sure that your car is in good condition as well. A cracked windshield could pose some serious dangers to the driver, the passengers, other drivers, and even pedestrians that are on the road.

At Grand Sport Auto Glass we provide a simple solution that typically takes less than thirty minutes. Cracked windshield repair can prevent serious damages and injuries that can occur due to a crack in the windshield.

You might be wondering just what dangers can occur from having a cracked windshield. The truth is that cracked windshields can reflect the sun more easily, which can disrupt your vision as you drive. If you are unable to see another vehicle, pedestrian, or object in the road, you could cause an accident. Cracked windshields also create weakness in the glass, making them more susceptible to shattering with even a small amount of pressure or impact.

Our Repair Process For Cracked Windshields

At Grand Sport Auto Glass, we are committed to making your driving situation as safe as possible. Whether you bring your car to us, or we come to you with our mobile car windshield repair services, you can expect the best in windshield repair. The cracked windshield repair process includes:

  • Inspecting the damage to determine if a repair is needed.
  • Putting drapes over your car for protection.
  • Removing air, debris, and moisture from the crack.
  • Filling the crack with a special resin adhesive.
  • Sealing the crack and hardening the resin with a UV light.
  • Making the surface flush again by removing excess resin.

The Cost

Now that you understand the importance and ease of cracked windshield repair, you might be curious about the cracked windshield repair cost. In fact, many insurance companies actually cover these types of repairs and will also sometimes waive the deductible as well. If you are unsure of whether or not your insurance company will cover a windshield crack repair, or for help in filing a claim, our representatives are waiting to help you so that you have an easier process ahead of you. If you plan to pay out of pocket for your windshield repair, we will give you a fair price quote and work with you on payment options that will be easiest for you to handle.

Take Care Of That Dangerous Windshield Crack Today!

Whether you have a crack that is just forming, or if your crack is already the length of a dollar bill, contact us for your free price quote. If you choose to bring the car in, or if you would rather have us come to you, you can expect the best service from one of the best technicians in the industry. Contact us today to get started.