Damage to your windshield or other auto glass is a potential driving hazard and a hassle. It’s important to get auto glass repairs whenever you have even a small crack. This video will explain some of the most common mistakes you can make when you’re dealing with damaged auto glass.
The first is to ignore the problem. Small stones or debris that ship or create small cracks in the windshield can easily be ignored. However, these small cracks will grow over time into serious problems.
Don’t try to repair the crack at home. Oftentimes, the materials used for at-home repair are subpar. You need a knowledgeable professional to repair or replace the auto glass and save you money in the long run.
In a similar vein, don’t rely on windshield repair videos. It’s always better to work with a professional, especially if you aren’t familiar with windshield repairs. There are too many factors for one video to cover your situation, exactly.
The final mistake is doing insufficient research before choosing an auto glass repair shop. It’s important you find someone who has factory-grade replacements, licenses, insurance, and plenty of experience.
For more information, check out the video above.