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Windshield Repairs May Save Your Life: Here’s How!

Car windshields and other types of auto glass are crucial safety features that can save your life in an accident. In addition, passengers in a vehicle are protected from harm owing to the auto glass surrounding them. Therefore, a damaged or chipped vehicle glass is a serious safety issue that must be remedied immediately.

Here are some reasons timely windshield repair can save your life:

Helps Maintain Vehicle Structure

The glass used in windshields differs from the rest of your car’s windows. They’re made using polyvinyl butyral (PVB), a tough and transparent resin. For further protection against shattering, this layer is laminated between two panes of glass. This ensures that windshields are both robust and adaptable.

In addition, PVB lamination permits the windshield to absorb up to 60% of the force in a rollover while absorbing 45% in a head-on accident. As a result, the safety and security of your entire car are compromised when the windshield is broken. Furthermore, your passengers will be at a far greater risk of serious injury in the event of a collision if your automobile does not have a sturdy windshield.

Impacts the Airbags

The majority of people understand that airbags protect passengers in the case of a collision. While airbags are designed to deploy in a crash, many drivers and passengers are unaware of the windshield’s role in this process.

When an airbag deploys, its force and speed are tempered by the windshield’s strength. As a result, the bag might initially bounce off and then be directed back toward you. The windshield of your automobile acts as a shock absorber for the airbags, further protecting you and your passengers.

The Dangers Of Flying Glass

The windshield protects the driver and passengers when a car is hit from the front. An intact windshield can prevent serious injury even if the driver or passenger is not wearing a seatbelt and the automobile is involved in an accident.

At AAR Auto Glass, we offer affordable auto glass in Houston, whether you require a complete auto glass replacement or a repair.

Obstructs Your Ability to See

According to Texas law, a steep fine awaits you if a fissure in your windshield blocks your view of the street. This is because having trouble seeing may increase your likelihood of being involved in an accident. And if the break makes the glass convex or concave, you may forget about passing any safety inspections. In light of this, an urgent windshield repair service is required.

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We offer complete vehicle auto glass repair service in Houston, including replacement and installation. At AAR Auto Glass, we pride ourselves on our team of highly trained professionals. Our mission is to provide you with the most professional and affordable auto glass replacement and repair services in Houston.

Contact us immediately if you want to schedule an appointment.

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