If left alone, a small chip in your windshield could develop into a large crack. A cracked windshield isn’t just unattractive—it is dangerous. It makes it harder to see when you drive, and it can shatter if an accident occurs.
The technicians at Hometown Auto Glass know you have a busy schedule. We can replace your broken windshield quickly—in fact, we can replace it the very day you come into our shop. Our windshield replacement services in Winnipeg will get you back on the road quickly.
We also specialize in repairing long cracks. To learn more, speak to us today.
Do You Need Your Windshield Replaced?
If your windshield has small chips, our technicians may be able to fix them with windshield chip repair in Winnipeg. However, if the chip is larger than a credit card, it is too large for repair, which means our technicians will need to replace your windshield. Along with the size and type of chip or crack, its depth and location determine whether your windshield should be replaced.
No matter the size or nature of the chip or crack, come visit our shop and we can address your windshield’s issues.
How Do We Replace the Windshield?
Our windshield technicians have years of experience replacing windshields, as well as all the correct tools for the process. We can replace your windshield in about an hour. To replace your windshield, we:
Custom cut glass to fit your windshield’s exact dimensions
Remove the cracked windshield and weather stripping
Clean the car’s frame and the new glass.
Install the new weather stripping and windshield
Wait for the new windshield to cure
You’ll benefit from longstanding warranties on our replacement services. In addition, we process claims right in our shop, so you don’t need to spend time verifying details with your insurance company.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long will it take to replace my windshield?
This depends on the make and model of your vehicle. Some vehicles may take more than three hours due to their complexity. But generally, most automobiles require about an hour to properly install the windshield.
What should I look for while taking my vehicle for windshield replacement?
You must go to a company which has a good reputation and a proven service record. You must also ensure that the company has certified technicians, and they use OEM glass for your vehicle.
Can I drive my car after the windshield replacement?
Since the urethane adhesives take time to dry, you must wait at least an hour before driving your vehicle.