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What to Expect When You Get a Windshield Replacement

If you’re new to the world of windshield replacements, you should know what to expect before, during, and after your appointment. Click to learn what you need to know about auto glass replacement before you head to the shop.

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Own a Newer Vehicle? What You Need to Know About ADAS & Windshield Repairs

Many vehicles have Advanced Driver Assistance Systems that rely on proper calibration of special components in the windshield. Click to learn what you need to know about ADAS and getting windshield repairs on a late-model automobile. 

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8 Things You Must Do to Ensure Your New Windshield Replacement Lasts

If you’re getting a windshield replacement soon, understanding proper post-replacement auto glass care is imperative. What you do (or don’t do) during the 24-48 hours after you get a new windshield will dictate how well the new glass adheres to your vehicle and how long it lasts.

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Auto Glass Repair: Which Types of Windshield Chips Can Be Fixed?

So you’re dealing with some windshield damage? If the crack or chip is minor, you may be able to get away with windshield repair rather than a complete windshield replacement. But the location, shape, and size of the damage will determine whether repairs are possible.

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Auto Glass Tools: What Expert Technicians Use for Auto Glass Replacement and Repair

When a vehicle needs a windshield replacement, how do auto glass repair technicians go about removing the existing glass? And how do they get the new windshield to stay in place? It all comes down to using the right tools.

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4 Frequently Asked Questions About Driving With a Damaged Windshield

There’s no convenient time for auto glass damage to occur, and for many drivers, finding the time to tend to repairs can be challenging. At Centennial Auto Glass, we understand you’re busy, and oftentimes, making space in your schedule for auto glass repair or replacement simply isn’t feasible.

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Got a Broken Side Mirror? 3 Reasons You Need to Replace It Immediately

A cracked, shattered, or missing side mirror may not seem like a big deal, but that assumption can put your safety at risk. At Centennial Glass, we always stress the importance of having fully intact auto glass, regardless of whether it’s a windshield, a rear window, passenger windows, or side mirrors. If you’ve got a broken side mirror, here are 3 important reasons you need to seek out immediate auto glass replacement.

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Does Filing an Auto Glass Repair Claim Affect Your Insurance?

Would you believe it if we told you damaged auto glass generates more insurance claims than any other vehicle component? It’s true — according to Insurance Journal, each year, over 7.5 million vehicle owners file insurance claims for damaged vehicle windows! If you elected auto glass coverage as part of your insurance plan, you’ve made a smart decision, but what happens if you use it? Does filing an auto glass claim negatively affect your insurance? Will your insurance company cover the full cost of repairs or replacement? Our team at Centennial Glass delves into the details below.

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5 Auto Glass Repair Myths Busted

If you’re dealing with auto glass damage, you’ve probably turned to the good ol' Internet in search of advice. After all, you’re reading this, right? Unfortunately, though, there’s a solid chance you’ve run across plenty of information that might be more harmful than helpful in your search for auto glass repair answers.

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Post-Replacement Auto Glass Issues: 4 Common Problems

Having an auto glass replacement is kind of a big deal, so if you’ve recently replaced your vehicle’s windshield or windows, you want the installation to last, right? Unfortunately, far too many unscrupulous auto glass shops perform imprecise work using low-quality products, which results in a substandard, potentially hazardous auto glass installation. If your vehicle has recently undergone auto glass replacement, our Centennial Glass team urges you to watch for the following common issues:

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