Glass Doctor can repair most chipped windshields. Chips that are over one inch (25 mm) in diameter usually require windshield replacement to protect the structural integrity of the glass and the safety of the car’s occupants.
How much does it cost to replace a cracked windshield?
Chips or cracks that are up to a foot in length will cost $50 to $60 to repair. Those chips and cracks that are between one and two feet in length will cost $60 to $70 to repair. The cost, on average, to repair a windshield breaks down as follow by type of vehicle: Passenger vehicle windshield replacement $157 to $324.
Does AAA cover cracked windshield?
Yes, AAA has glass coverage for customers with comprehensive insurance. AAA customers can file a glass claim under their comprehensive coverage if their windshield was damaged due to something besides an accident, such as an animal, a weather event, or vandalism.
How much does Safelite charge to fix a crack?
Those chips and cracks that are between one and two feet in length will cost $60 to $70 to repair.
Should I use my insurance to fix my windshield?
Yes, you should use insurance to repair or replace your windshield if it would cost more than your deductible to pay out of pocket for the work. If the deductible exceeds the repair or replacement cost, the insurer will not cover any of it and filing a claim would be pointless.
Can you fix a long crack in a windshield?
Whether it’s two or 10 inches long, or somewhere in between, a crack has always been a primary reason to get a windshield replaced. Cracks, both short and long, can be repaired by filling the damage with a special resin.
Can a 12 inch crack in windshield be repaired?
The Repair of Laminated Automotive Glass Standard (ROLAGS) guide published by the National Windshield Repair Association (NWRA) states that chips or bullseyes up to 1 inch in diameter or cracks as long as 12 to 14 inches in length can be safely fixed.
Does AAA cover Safelite?
Does AAA cover Safelite? AAA Now Offers Member Discounts From Safelite Autoglass. Take advantage of the great benefits your AAA membership offers with convenient service on auto glass repairs and replacement. AAA members save 10% off regular cash prices up to $30.