A situation can easily recur where you can get a chip on your windscreen. However this can also easily lead to a crack, which can be quite dangerous.

A crack in your windscreen during an MOT will ensure automatic failure. However it’s easy to treat at the chipped stage to ensure it doesn’t develop into a crack. Chips in your windscreen caused by stones can be injected with a resin to further prohibit them from developing into a crack.

Should you notice a chip on your windscreen it is in your best interests to get your windscreen repaired as soon as possible.

Should you require a complete replacement, our expert fitters can easily replace your windscreen.

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Please contact us to discuss your requirements, request a quote or book your vehicle in.

 

 

 


Top Tips for Windscreen Care

Get your chips repaired – no matter how minor they seem. They can easily turn into a crack .If you do find a chip, simply cover it with sticky tape to protect from dirt and grime and call us for a repair quote.

Always use an ice scraper and de-icer. Never use a credit card or fish slice or other random tool as they will scratch the glass.

Do not pour boiling water on the windscreen as the heat can cause a frozen windscreen to crack.

Do make sure your screen wash and antifreeze are topped up regularly.

Keep it clean. A dirty windscreen makes it harder to see where you're going, blurs vision at night and contributes to dazzling when the sun is low.

Watch your wipers – worn or damaged wipers make it hard to see where you're going and can damage your windscreen PLUS you can be fined up to £1,000 if they're not working properly.