Categories for Windshield Replacement

Auto Glass Mistakes to Avoid During the Winter

December 11, 2019 4:52 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Automobiles are complex machines made of hundreds of components. From the engine to the transmission, drivers are regularly reminded to service what is underneath the hood of their vehicle, but what about the part that is right in front of their face: the windshield? All too often, the windshield and the other pieces of auto glass used in cars or trucks are ignored. Since 2008, we here at Eagle 1 Autoglass have learned quite a bit about windshield replacement in Oklahoma City, OK, including some of the biggest mistakes drivers make during the winter. Not fixing chips or cracks Every... View Article

Why Should I Replace My Windshield This Fall?

October 8, 2019 11:03 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

You rely on your car to take you from one destination to the next. It’s for this reason and to avoid costly damage that you need to care for and maintain your vehicle, including the windshield. Read on for the benefits of tackling windshield replacement in Oklahoma City, OK during the fall: Stay safe: If your car’s windshield has several noticeable cracks, chips or other kinds of damage that have been epoxied in the past, or there’s a large deep crack running across the length of the glass in either direction, it’s probably beyond repair. Too much damage will compromise... View Article

Will Windshield Replacement in Oklahoma City, OK Harm My Vehicle?

May 24, 2019 9:24 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you need windshield replacement in Oklahoma City, OK, you may be worried that other parts of your car will be harmed during the replacement process. This is a common concern. Of course, you want your car to come away from the repair in better shape than it was before, not worse. So, what can you expect during and after windshield replacement in Oklahoma City, OK? Here’s the scoop. Protection Your vehicle should not be damaged during windshield replacement in Oklahoma City, OK. The professionals who handle this repair take the necessary precautions to avoid harming your vehicle in any... View Article

Comparing Window Glass to Windshield Glass

May 6, 2019 9:25 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Unless you’re in the glass industry, you may not know that auto glass is different than the glass used for your windows at home. All cars use safety glass that’s designed to reduce injuries if it should ever break. However, windshields and your side and rear windows are made differently for a variety of reasons. Keep reading to learn about the differences between windshields and side windows, and why it’s so important to make any repairs or schedule windshield replacement in Oklahoma City, OK sooner rather than later. Window glass Let’s start with the safety glass used for your rear... View Article

Why Windshield Cracks Spread

March 11, 2019 11:19 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

We’ve all experienced it—you’re happily driving down the highway when suddenly a rock smashes into your windshield. Now you’re stuck with a small chip in the glass. This tiny chip might not seem like much, but it could quickly grow into a crack that spreads across the entire windshield, and soon you’ll find yourself needing windshield replacement in Oklahoma City, OK. So why does a tiny chip in the windshield always seem to spread? Let’s find out: Moisture: Your windshield is composed of two pieces of glass with a single layer of vinyl in between. This means moisture can get... View Article