We offer Windshield Chip Repair and Auto Glass Repair Longwood FL (407) 792-4829
How Does 5 Star Windshields Mend A Chipped or Cracked Windshield? Read On! It's tough to visualize how a stone chip in a windshield can be fixed till you know how a windshield is constructed. There are two main sorts of glass employed in automobiles today. Tempered glass and laminated glass. Both are regarded as safety glass. Fed. auto safety standard ( FMVSS205 ) requires all windshields be laminated. When something tiny like a pebble hits the windshield the outside layer of glass customarily will break but the plastic middle layer soaks up much of the impact and the inner layer of glass seldom breaks. What you often see is a tiny round circle or a star shaped fracture about the size of a cent or a quarter. The break is essentially an air pocket between the plastic middle and the outer layer of glass. The repairing procedure we employ involves injecting a ultra violet light curing resin into the air pockets of the fracture. When 5 Star Windshields has completely filled all of the air pockets of the fracture with the repair resin we apply an ultra violet light to cure the resin. Every crop of glass is marginally different and each crop of resin is marginally different so an ideal match is never achieved but usually about eighty percent to 90% of the visible or cosmetic damage will disappear.
Here's a way to save a bit of cash with 5 Star Windshields and to maintain the seal around your windshield at the same time. It's called 5 Star Windshields windshield repair and it doesn't require removal of your windshield. Auto Glass Repair is a process where your damaged glass is repaired by injecting a powerful resin that bonds the broken Windshield Chip Repair together. While your windshield chip will not disappear completely, the Windshield Chip Repair appearance will be better in almost every case. 5 Star Windshields auto glass replacement refers to replacing auto glass in any area of your car, including windshield replacement. The other kinds of Windshield Chip Repair that 5 Star Windshields replaces include Automobile Door, Back Glass, Vent Glass, Quarter Glass and Moonroof.