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Posts Tagged ‘Auto Glass’

The Future of the Auto Glass Industry

We’ve all pondered what the future will be like. Whether it’s flying cars or instant pizza machines, asking about the future is not uncommon. However, I can confidently say that not many people think about the future of their windshield. In general, people just don’t think about their windshield until it’s broken. Why? It’s just…

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The Craziest Stuff We’ve Heard

After talking with some fellow auto glass shops from around the country and a few overseas, we began to wonder what the craziest, strangest things customers have accused or said to us after a job. We asked around and this is what came back, enjoy! All names and locations have been omitted for the sake…

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Marketing the Mundane

The auto glass repair industry is a straightforward one. Car glass cracks or breaks, the glass shop orders replacement glass, then they repair it. That’s it. While other industries offer a wide range of services and products, that just doesn’t exist for the auto glass industry. There is one type of glass for each vehicle…

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Dealer Glass vs. OEM Glass – OH MY!

Dealer Glass vs OEM Glass – that is the question. A frequent request, “OEM” please.  We often ask our customers if they understand the difference between “OEM” and “Dealer” glass because a lot of the time, customers believe “OEM” to be dealer glass.  And although they are the “same”, they are not.  Here is an…

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Windshield Replacement – The Facts

  Nobody wants to do it yet we all literally run into that rock – especially in Arizona it seems.  Are you aware that Arizona is the number one state in the nation for windshield replacements? Arizona received more dings to the windshield than any other state. Start with your insurance agent: So what is…

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Monsoon Season Is Starting!!!

Monsoon season is infamous in Arizona. Between the intense 5-minute rain showers to the roaring thunderstorms, there is no wonder why Arizonans love this time of the year. However, because of the spontaneity of monsoon on top of the fact that Arizona receives only 12.5 inches a year, it’s important to be prepared when this…

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Calibration Calamity – Part 2

As I mentioned in Calibration Calamity Part 1, camera calibration is a relatively new process. While it is, unfortunately, an additional maintenance aspect of your vehicle to consider, it is important to have these cameras recalibrated after a windshield replacement. Two Types of Recalibration Dynamic – this process has the vehicle drive at a set…

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Calibration Calamity – Part 1

More and more driver assist technology is being introduced into new vehicles. From surround view cameras to auto breaking, these features introduce new opportunities and problems to face. When it comes to auto glass and windshield replacements, these present an additional obstacle to work around. For this tech to work, cameras and motion sensors are…

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DIY Headlight Cleaning

Headlights are notorious for developing that cloudy film. Most of us don’t know what to do when it happens or even why it happens, but that’s what we’re here to tell you. The cloudy film that plagues your headlights can be explained by simple oxidation. Plastic, when exposed to the elements day in and day…

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Summer is Coming…

No, the title is not a GOT reference. Though I would be lying if that didn’t come to mind. Regardless, temps are on the rise and that means we can start enjoying more outdoor activities. “What does this have to do with cars? Is this not an auto glass website?” Valid point and I will…

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