Windshield replacement service
What is a windshield replacement?
Windshield replacement is a vital aspect of maintaining the safety and integrity of a vehicle. A windshield, also known as a windscreen, is the front window of a vehicle that protects the driver and passengers from debris, wind, and other environmental elements.
Over time, windshields can become damaged due to various factors such as rocks or other objects hitting them, extreme weather conditions, or accidents. When a windshield sustains significant damage that cannot be repaired, it requires replacement.
In such cases, it is crucial to seek the services of a professional auto glass company to ensure the new windshield is installed correctly and meets safety standards. This is a complex procedure that requires skilled technicians and high-quality materials to guarantee the utmost safety for the vehicle’s occupants.
If you need an urgent windshield replacement, Zips Auto Glass is at your disposal to do it in the shortest possible time and at the best prices in the state.
Reasons to replace your car windshield
A damaged windshield is a serious safety hazard that should not be ignored. There are several reasons why a windshield may need to be replaced rather than repaired:
1.The size, location, and depth of the damage are critical factors to consider
If the damage is too large or deep, repairs may not be possible, leaving replacement as the only option. Additionally, the location of the damage can also impact whether a repair is feasible. If it is in the driver’s line of vision or near the edges of the windshield, a replacement is often necessary to ensure your optimal visibility and safety.
2. The structural integrity of a windshield is vital for the overall strength of the vehicle
Cracks or chips can weaken the windshield, compromising its ability to withstand the force of a collision. During a crash, a damaged windshield may shatter, leading to potential injuries for the occupants. A replacement windshield restores the vehicle’s structural integrity, providing the necessary support in the event of an impact.
3. Driving with a damaged windshield poses numerous dangers
The cracks or chips can impair the driver’s visibility, making it difficult to see other vehicles, pedestrians, or road hazards. Furthermore, a damaged windshield is more prone to further damage from environmental factors such as temperature changes or debris, exacerbating the original problem. Prompt windshield replacement is crucial to prevent further damage and maintain your safety and your family on the road.
Best windshield replacement service in Maryland
Top quality materials for your windshield replacements
We use the best high quality materials that will provide optimum performance during its useful life.
Expert and certified windshield replacement technicians
Our team is constantly learning and perfecting the best techniques in the industry to be at the forefront.
Guaranteed, for life in your windshield replacement
We trust our professionals and the materials we use so we can provide a guarantee of this type.
How will we replace your windshield?
We follow a comprehensive process to make sure no steps are overlooked during the windshield replacement.
When you choose us for a windshield installation, our technicians will follow these steps:
- The technician or professional will explain the work to be done and what is the best option for you.
- The technician will proceed to remove the old windshield by carefully cutting the seal and removing the rearview mirror so as not to cause damage to the vehicle.
- The frame will be cleaned and the high durability sealant will be applied.
- The technician will install the new windshield carefully and making sure to achieve perfect alignment.
- The rearview mirror will be repositioned and allowed to dry according to the technician’s instructions.
- The technician will make final checks to make sure you have a perfect finish and that the windshield wipers are working properly.
If your windshield has small chips, our windshield repair service is a cheaper alternative or if you need a mobile windshield replacement service to your home or office, we will take care of it throughout the Maryland area.