You can choose to pass one of our nationwide departments or you can book our mobile service where we arrive at any address (mainland and bridges). We offer mobile service all year round. In the event of rain, however, we must be able to stand covered from rain etc.
If you have insurance that covers glass damage in whole or in part, simply book an appointment with us. You do not need to contact your insurance company - We can help you regardless of what company you are a customer of.
If you are unsure whether you are covered, read your policy. If your insurance does not cover your damage, we can help you anyway.
Our windows come from the same manufacturers who supply to the car factories. Therefore, our windscreens meet all OE (Original Equipment) requirements. The stamp of the car brand, does not exist on the windows we use in the aftermarket, which is the only difference. So with us you get the same high quality as with the authorized car repair shops.
We deliver one of the best and most convenient services when it comes to replacing side windows and rear windscreens and best of all we deliver and replace the window on the address where the car is located
Most common reason for a spreading crack is a change in temperature.
If you have any damage to your windscreen, it is important to get it repaired as soon as possible.
Other reasons the crack may spread include the position of the damage, jarring, and rough roads.
Any pressure on the inside of the windscreen especially near the damage will cause it to spread. Any contamination in the damage, especially liquid, will increase the risk.
Place a sticker or tape over the damage, to keep it dry and clean. It increases the chances for a better repair and extends the life of the screen until it can be repaired.
The windscreen must not have a chip, larger than 1cm, in drivers sight. A chip larger than 4cm anywhere is not allowed on the windscreen and will almost certainly result in a failed MOT.
Can my car fail MOT with a broken windscreen?
Yes! a windscreen is crucial to the driver's visibility, an MOT takes the state of your windscreen into consideration booth scratches and damages.
A small windscreen chip can easily develop into a crack, or result in a failed MOT, it's important you have your windscreen chip repaired before your MOT assessment.
In case of rain we will need cover in order to deliver our service
In the case of strong wind we will need cover in order to deliver our service
In case of illness or wish to change the appointment we need to know in good time so we can assist you
The quality standard in the windscreen is set by our supplier. Our supplier manufactures and buy windscreens made by OEM (Original equipment manufactures) but used on the aftermarket. It basically means that windscreens often are same quality as original windscreens but with no car make logo printet on the windscreen.
Yes! No surprises when you order a new windscreen on Uk Car Glass the quote is as you see it and we will not install a windscreen and then send you an extra charge. If there is a price error on the website then we call you and inform you. You can then accept a new offer or cancel everything with no hassle or any fees.
Your car glass should be completely dry to ensure that the resin can properly adhere to the crack or chip. However, this does not mean all hope is lost if it is raining. Most car glass replacements can take place as long as there is a covered area where the technician can perform the replacement.
We replace windscreen between 7-17 on work days and after appointment evening and Saturdays
Our Technicians we always will call you on the day with a 2 hour time slot.
Please find your first available date by choosing your car glass above.
If your luck is out and you need a Windscreen replacement?
Here's an explanation of how easy it is to replace a windscreen a fair price:
1. Define your vehicle
2. Answer if any questions
3. Enter your location
4. Enter your preferred date
5. Sit back and enjoy the magic.
The technician will call you in the morning with a 2 hour slot and again half an hour before arrival.
We calibrate all types of equipment. Some equipment needs special conditions to calibrate and therefore it might be necessary for you to drive to the nearest workshop to get your car adjusted with the new windscreen.
Advanced Driver Assistance systems, or ADAS. Sophisticated systems developed to enhance vehicle safety and more comfort. ADAS features are designed to avoid collisions by alerting the driver to potential problems or activate safeguards that take over control of the vehicle. The system operates a number of features including Adaptive Cruise Control, Assisted Braking Lanes Departure and Sign Recognition.
IN ONE OF OUR DEPARTMENTS
As a starting point, we would like to dispose of your car from 8am 5pm. We will contact you when your car is ready, which may be earlier than expected
ON AN OPTIONAL ADDRESS
We will arrive at the address between 8am and 5pm. You will receive a call 30 minutes before we arrive. The installer is typically at the selected address for 60min. When the installer is finished, the car must remain stationary for at least 30 minutes.
The price of windscreens depends on your car's make, vintage and equipment. You can quickly and easily get an exact price online on ukcarglass.co.uk
ARE YOU INSURED?
If you have insurance that covers all or part of the windscreen replacement, you do not need to contact your insurance company. You can quickly and easily book a time online and we will take care of the rest.
Basically, a chip can be repaired if you can answer no to the following:
Has it started to crack more than 5cm?
Is it less than five cm from the edge of the windscreen?
Is it bigger than a normal coin?
If you can answer yes to one or more of the questions, your windscreen should be replaced.
If you are uncertain about whether your window can be repaired or not, visit one of our departments, where we offer to do a free review of your windscreen - no cost.
Yes and 90% of all windscreens have a green colour tone. If your front windscreen has a colour tone then your side windows also do. The fastest way to se which it is to hold a white pice of paper against a side window and take a look at it.