The only good news about a damage wind shied is if it has a chip or crack or nick it still might be able to repairable. A professional auto glass repairer can repair any chip or crack up to six inch long. But if sure that it needed a replacement then go to a auto glass replacement workshop in your place for a professional help and if you are new to a place say Vancouver city then try search online by typing car glass replacement Vancouver and check the place near to you. And reason for going to a professional wind shield repair is has mainly two reasons which are:
1. After your wind shield get damaged if you delay the repair for a long time the chip in your wind shield will only get worse with time. It is mainly due to bad weather such as heavy wind or rain, speed bump or uneven terrain which put extra pressure in the chip of the wind shield and turns into cracks. In case of affordability the repair expense is very less than a replacement and it also took very little time.
2. A wind shield is very much responsible to a passengers’ safety. So if the wind shield is damaged then the safety of the passenger is also compromised by a great deal. It is also said that only a mere chip can reduced the strength of a wind shield by 70 percent and beside if there a rollover accident then the only thing you can depend to preventing the roof from collapsing is your cars wind shield.
Still even after your wind shield is damaged and you don’t want to go to any workshop and try to patch thing up by yourself then you can do try to do it with a wind shield repair kit. It is a much cheaper but challenging option as you have to fill the miniscule cracks with resin completely and if in the process something went wrong then you might not be able to fix it again and need to replace in the end.
If you decide that you will seek professional help then beware of any stranger in any gas station, convenient store or car washing that claim to repair your wind shield as they might replace your completely fine wind shield and you won’t even notice it.