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The Problem With Cheap Windshields

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This has happened to all of us – we try to save money by choosing the least expensive alternative, and end up regretting it later, when it turns out to be very poor quality. This customer found that out when choosing a new windshield replacement. Choosing the lowest-priced company to do the job resulted in […]

October 11, 2016 | In: Customer Stories, How-Tos, rust

Free Rust Repair: 1997 Nissan Altima

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This windshield replacement on a 1997 Nissan Altima took place near our headquarters in Woburn, MA. This customer’s windshield had broken, and on top of that was experiencing some major leaking issues. It’s safe to say we found the reason; after we pulled the windshield, this rust and rot was waiting for us underneath (click […]

January 29, 2016 | In: Customer Stories, How-Tos, Industry News

Rare Breed: 1995 Toyota Supra

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We did this windshield replacement on a 1995 Toyota Supra in Kingston, NH. It’s not very often we get to work on these rare Supras. Yet, given our level of experience and care, it’s no wonder they came to us for the replacement. Click on the photos below for more detail:     This customer […]

January 25, 2016 | In: How-Tos, Industry News

Heads Up: 2012 Chevrolet Camaro

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Here’s a recent windshield replacement job we did on a beautiful 2012 Chevy Camaro with a heads-up display.       This customer caught a rock on the highway. He called Mirak Chevrolet in Arlington, and they had recommended Titan Auto Glass for the replacement! This particular Camaro has heads-up display. There is a reflective […]

January 20, 2016 | In: How-Tos, Industry News

Better Rot Repair: What Goes Wrong and How You Can Take Control

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Living in New England exposes your car to extreme weather conditions, which can lead to rust and rot. What you probably did not know, however, is that improper window repair could lead to premature decay by exposing unprotected steel. When damaged glass is removed during windshield replacement, bare metal can be exposed in the pinchweld. […]

July 20, 2015 | In: How-Tos, Industry News

How NOT to repair a cracked windshield

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Perhaps you may have seen this video making the rounds of your friends’ social media feeds – How to repair a cracked windshield. So what’s the story behind the video? The solvents in the alcohol and bug spray dissolve the coating on the windshield, allowing the salt to penetrate the crack and hide it. Contrary […]

February 23, 2015 | In: How-Tos, Industry News

When the Lowest Price Isn’t the Best Price

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When it comes time to replace your windshield, you may be tempted to go with the company that quotes you the lowest price. However, some companies will cut corners to save on cost. They do things like use lower-quality glass and urethane, which can cause more problems than they solve. This photo is of a […]

February 18, 2015 | In: Customer Stories, How-Tos