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Engine Wash 101

Should the engine be cleaned regularly?

How important is engine wash? (Photo Credits)

Most meticulous car owners are very particular about washing their cars regularly. Some in fact take it a notch higher by having their car engine cleaned and wash. But is an engine wash really necessary? How often should this be done? AutoGlass Safety […]

By |November 7th, 2017|San Diego, Windshield, Windshield Repair, Windshield Replacement|Comments Off on Engine Wash 101

Safe driving during the holidays

Staying safe on the road
Roadtrip

Holiday driving should be done with utmost care and caution. (Photo Credits)

Driving and long holidays are almost synonymous given that vacations are the only times most families would venture into long road trips.

To ensure though that the trip is enjoyable, drivers should exercise extra caution by observing safe holiday driving […]

By |October 24th, 2017|Auto Glass, Auto Glass News, San Diego, Windshield, Windshield Repair|Comments Off on Safe driving during the holidays

How to remove Hard Water Spots on the Windshield

Shiny and Sleek
Windshield

Remove stubborn hard water stains from the auto glass. (Photo Credits)

Hard water spots can make another wise clean and shiny car look not as sleek as it should be. There however are ways to prevent hard water spots from gracing a car’s windows and windscreen. At the same time, there are also […]

By |October 3rd, 2017|San Diego, Windshield, Windshield Repair|Comments Off on How to remove Hard Water Spots on the Windshield

How to get rid of paint on the windshield

Removing paint overspray
225-47 1954 DeSoto Firedome 2Door Sportsman Sedan

How to effectively remove paint spots on car glass. (Photo Credits)

Removing paint spots and oversprays on windshield can be difficult especially when the paint has set in for some time already.

Thankfully there are solutions to this that can be tried at home. Wiki How for instance, published in its website ways on […]

By |September 26th, 2017|San Diego, Windshield, Windshield Repair|Comments Off on How to get rid of paint on the windshield

Removing Car Glass Scratches

Get rid of scratches in the windshield
Audi R8

Scratches in the windshield can be very annoying. (Photo Credits)

Windshield and car window scratches can be unsightly. It can also block vision sometimes and so it has to be dealt with for both safety and aesthetic reasons. Windshield Wiki

Popular Mechanics came up with an article on how to […]

By |September 12th, 2017|Auto Glass News, San Diego, Windshield Repair|Comments Off on Removing Car Glass Scratches

Removing Offensive Car Odors

Getting rid of the stink
1990 Fox Body Ford Mustang GT 5.0

Ways to make the car smell fresher. (Photo Credits)

For people who spend a lot of hours driving, it is important that their cars smell fresh all the time. Apart from making the ride more pleasant, it also helps a lot in making a good impression especially when other people will be […]

By |August 22nd, 2017|San Diego, Windshield Repair, Windshield Replacement|Comments Off on Removing Offensive Car Odors

Second-Hand Car Buying Guide

What to look for when purchasing a Pre-owned Vehicle
1994 Ford Telstar Ghia

Buying a second-hand car can be a challenge. (Photo Credits)

Buying a pre-owned car can be a practical decision especially if the buyer is in a tight budget and he cannot truly afford to finance a brand new one.

The buyer however has to bear in mind some […]

By |July 23rd, 2017|San Diego, Windshield, Windshield Repair, Windshield Replacement|Comments Off on Second-Hand Car Buying Guide

UV Rays and Car Windows

Can Car Windows Protect from UV Rays?
151-365 (Year 8) Sitting in the sun

Vehicle drivers get exposed to sun rays each time they drive during the day. (Photo Credits)

Exposure to UV Rays may cause skin damage as well as some skin conditions. This is the reason why more and more people are becoming more conscious about the products they use whenever […]

By |July 16th, 2017|San Diego, Windshield, Windshield Repair|Comments Off on UV Rays and Car Windows

When Wipers Don’t Work

Dealing with malfunctioning wipers
wiper

When wipers don’t wipe. (Photo Credits)

Wipers are very helpful, if not critically important especially during weather disturbances. The only problem though is that usually the car owner will only know if its malfunctioning when it is time time to use it. AutoGlass Safety Council  

So what can a car owner do when […]

By |June 25th, 2017|San Diego, Windshield, Windshield Repair|Comments Off on When Wipers Don’t Work

The Correlation of Car Clutter and Safety

Avoid risks by keeping the car clutter free
Car cleaning

A clutter free car, is also a safer car to drive. (Photo Credits)

When a car is cluttered, chances are the driver can get distracted when the clutter gets to become unmanageable. AutoGlass Safety Council   

The website Its Simply Placed gave a solid example on how clutter can pose […]

By |June 18th, 2017|Auto Glass, Auto Glass News, San Diego, Windshield, Windshield Repair|Comments Off on The Correlation of Car Clutter and Safety