When a rock or other object hits a windshield and causes damage on the outer layer of the glass. The windshield may not need to be replaced. A windshield repair can be done to stop the damage from growing, to restore a smooth surface to prevent interference with, and to reduce the visual distortion of the damaged area.
Types of Windshield Damage that can be Repaired by KC AutoGlass Mobile Service
Bullseye Windshield Repair
A bullseye occurs when a rock or debris smashes against the windshield and leaves a circle with an impact point in the middle.
Star Chip Windshield Repair
A star chip closely resembles a star with cracks extending in all directions.
Combination Chip Windshield Repair
A combination rock chip exhibits bullseye and star chip attributes. This type of rock chip has a bullseye with short and long cracks extending from the damage.
Windshield Crack Repair
Some cracks can be repaired up to six inches long.
Kansas City Mobile Auto Glass Repair Service
If your windshield exhibits minor damage when coming in contact with a foreign object or road debris and the damage is smaller than the size of a quarter. We may be able to repair the damaged area instead of replacing your windshield. A technician will use a process that involves drilling into the damaged windshield, injecting a clear adhesive into the area and then curing it with an ultraviolet light.
This windshield repair process only takes 10 to 15 minutes.