It’s a situation every vehicle owner dreads; you get up for work in the morning, go outside to start your car or truck and find that a window has been shattered. Quite a few things can shatter a vehicle window in Minnesota, including acts of vandalism, collisions with other cars, falling debris and hailstorms. If… Continue reading Broken Car & Truck Windows: What Should I Do Next?
If you’ve been driving for a long time and you’ve only recently started to hear the term ‘windshield calibration’ thrown around, your first questions are probably, “What is windshield calibration? Why does my windshield need to be calibrated?” Technically, it doesn’t. What does need to be calibrated are the various cameras and sensors located around… Continue reading What is Windshield Calibration & Is It Needed?
When your vehicle’s windshield is cracked or shattered, it’s important to have it replaced or repaired quickly so that you can drive safely again. Some vehicle owners are reluctant to bring their car into an auto glass replacement shop, either because they’re worried about cost or they just like doing things themselves. So, are DIY… Continue reading DIY Windshield Repair & Replacement: Is It Possible?
With garbage piling up and wreaking havoc on the environment all around the world, responsible businesses have a duty to be green when possible. One of the key elements of going green is recycling whenever it is an option instead of just throwing everything in the dumpster. To this end, many windshield replacement companies claim… Continue reading The Deception of Auto Glass Recycling
Have you ever had your car’s windshield replaced, only for water to start leaking in and rusting your roofline a year later? We’ve got bad news: you were ripped off by a shady windshield replacement company. Unfortunately, there are quite a few of them out there. The good news is that there are also plenty… Continue reading How to Find the Best Windshield Replacement Company in the Twin Cities
An advanced driver-assistance system (ADAS) is a group of technological features in your vehicle which are designed to increase a driver’s safety. Features of an ADAS may include collision warnings, lane departure alerts, adaptive cruise control, automatic braking and more. ADAS systems have become very common in the past decade, so if you’ve bought a… Continue reading My Advanced Driver-Assistance System is Off… When ADAS Calibration is Needed
Imagine that one day, you’re going for a nice pleasant drive on a country highway, when a passing semi-truck kicks up a rock and it nails your windshield. Unexpected situations like this are exactly why it’s important to have insurance for windshield damage. Now, you need to file a claim. According to Minnesota state law,… Continue reading Full Glass Coverage: What It Is and Why It’s the Best Option
When you drive a vehicle in Minnesota, there are a lot of factors that can cause damage to your windshield. Debris kicked up on the highway and car accidents tend to be the most common causes of windshield damage. But extreme weather, especially hailstorms, and vandalism may also result in a cracked or shattered windshield.… Continue reading Do I Need a New Windshield or Windshield Repair Completed?
When the snow starts coming down in aggressive flurries, you need a reliable set of windshield wipers to keep it from sticking. Otherwise, you might find yourself trying to drive with dangerously low visibility; a recipe for serious accidents. If you’re a driver in Minnesota, you should always be careful to check the integrity of… Continue reading Best Windshield Wipers for Minnesota Winters: Avoid Windshield Damage
When your windshield or any other glass on your vehicle sustains damage, the first thing you’re likely to do is file a claim with your insurance provider. Once you’re on the phone with a representative, they’ll probably encourage you to receive auto glass repairs from one of the big box auto glass companies in their… Continue reading Do I Have to Use a Big Box Company for Auto Glass Replacement?