Technical Details

Windscreen repair technical Details

GLASS SPECIFICATIONS

All automotive glass supplied by Allglass / Autoglass® carries the E2 stamp and is per manufacturer’s standard. Materials used during installation are in accordance with O.E. Specifications.

BONDING

Since the direct glaze method was introduced as a technique for bonding glass in cars, the glass has become a structural part of the car body contributing to the torsional stiffness and thereby improving road holding.

The latest generation of bonding materials are called ‘High Modulus’, which increases resistance to body distortion and flexing, and has such great torsional rigidity, that designers of modern cars have reduced some of the metal that was need for strengthening around the windscreen area. This means that cars which have their windscreens bonded with High Modulus bonding are lighter and stronger.

Allglass / Autoglass® windscreens use the highest quality bonding materials which includes High modulus where appropriate. To review further technical information visit these supplier sites.

WINDSCREEN REPAIR TIP

It is not always necessary to replace a damaged windscreen. Allglass / Autoglass® offers a windscreen repair service using the ‘Esprit Windscreen Repair’ system, which is recognised as a world leader.

For more information visit our windscreen repair section.

Allglass in partnership with Autoglass have implemented strict measures to mitigate the risks posed by COVID-19 (coronavirus) to our staff and our customers. These measures are based on current HSE guidelines. The HSE also advise that any individuals who are self-isolating should avoid having visitors to their home. To this end, we ask that if any of our customers are self-isolating at the location our technicians will be visiting, that you please rearrange your appointment until after the self-isolation period has ended. See: https://www2.hse.ie/conditions/coronavirus/self-isolation-and-limited-social-interaction.html

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