Will insurance cover a windshield replacement?
Does insurance cover a cracked windscreen? Cover for a broken windscreen is included as part of comprehensive car insurance policies, such as Allianz Comprehensive Car Insurance. However, even if you have comprehensive insurance, you’ll still need to pay an excess towards the cost of repair or replacement.
How bad is it to drive with a cracked windshield?
Though not an immediate danger, if the crack is large, near or touching the edge of the windshield, the glass may have to be replaced and driving the car is not recommended. Driving with a broken windshield should also be avoided whenever the damaged glass impairs the vision of the driver.
How do I know if my windshield is OEM?
OEM Auto Glass The lowest bidder is given the contract to make the windshield and is licensed to stamp the glass with the automakers’ name and logo – this is done to let consumers know they have original equipment manufactured auto glass.
Is there different grades of windshield glass?
There are three types of windshield glass that can be used on your vehicle; dealer glass, aftermarket glass, and Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) glass. Some glass brands may be different, but this really does not make any difference.
Does Acura warranty cover windshield?
If you had an impact by an object, it won’t be covered under warranty. The few who have their windshields replaced under warranty were due to cracks appearing for no apparent reason. You can check with your dealer to see which glass place they use to do their windshield replacements.
Can you get a windshield repair at Safelite?
Above all else, Safelite is committed to providing quality repair and replacement services. You get the best auto glass, right when you need it. If you find yourself in a tough spot, we can send a windshield technician to your home or office.
Where can I get my windshield repaired in St Louis?
Safelite in St. Louis makes it easy to get your AutoGlass repaired or replaced. Stop in at our Service Center located on 1182 South Towne Square, and our expert technicians will repair or replace your auto glass in as little as 30 minutes to get you back on the road quickly.
When to make a recalibration appointment with Safelite?
When you make an appointment with Safelite, you’ll be alerted if the vehicle needs recalibration services after a replacement. At the time of your appointment, a Safelite technician trained in recalibration will complete the recalibration required by your vehicle.