Many companies burden their technicians with heavy workloads. They may be asked to do an unreasonable amount of installations during a single day. This means the time and care needed to do a proper installation may not be taken.
Often times, insurance companies will insist you use a particular auto glass company. They may suggest a company that uses inferior glass, supplies and installation methods. Don’t be fooled! Pennsylvania law states that you can use the company of your choice!
Windshields are a structural part of today’s vehicles. They ensure proper deployment of the vehicle’s airbags. If improper procedures and/or inferior products are used, your windshield could pop out of your vehicle in the event of a collision, greatly increasing your risk of injury.
Correct procedures must also be used to alleviate leaks and corrosion. Poor installations can result in rust and corrosion forming on the bonding surface. Over time, this will result in leaks and a failure of the adhesives used to bond the glass to your vehicle.