Todays modern vehicles are equipped with the most advanced technology ever seen in passenger cars, vans and light trucks. Some of yesterdays affordable glass has become todays highest priced windshields. Todays glass is now considered ” Smart Glass”. Your everyday passenger vehicles are becoming as advanced as your latest cell phone. The Toyota Highlander for instance has 9 different options for windshields. Some of these modern beauties are so smart, they practically drive for you. The Important point here is when you have your windshield replaced, it can no longer be done by the Joe down the street. You need a highly trained , certified professional glass company to remove and replace todays sophisticated windshields. Here are a few of the components involved in todays modern windshield replacement.
- (HUD) Heads up Display
- (RS) Rain sensing wipers
- (CD) Condensation Sensor
- (HM) Humidity Sensor
- (SOL) Solar, Ultra Violet light blocking
- (ACI) Acoustic Interlayer
- (LDWS) Lane Departure Warning System
- (LKA) Lane keep assist
- (FCA) Forward crash alert
- (NV) Night Vision
These options are becoming common on 2015 and up vehicles. In 2017, most of these options will be standard on the new models .These very technical features are involved in the replacement of these modern windshields. The cameras ( LDWS ) that peer through your glass must be precisely calculated or the safety item will fail to serve its purpose.
One of your most expensive purchases in life shouldn’t be left in the hand of an incompetent , untrained facility. At Allstar Glass, we do it right the first time, on time , every time. We Warranty your replacement in writing for life. Give us a call or send a note. One of our specialist will gladly help with any questions you might have.