What is windshield?
Car windshield is certainly one of the most important elements in a car because it provides security for passengers avoiding debris, water, wind or dust. It also allows the airbags to activate in an appropriate way and takes 70% of the strength of the roof, giving protection to the occupants.
When should I replace my windshield?
There are certain points to consider when replacing or repairing the windshield; but the key is to identify the damage that has been generated, for example, stripes wipers do not need replacing unless they are deep and hinder the driver’s visibility.
Therefore, if the glass cracks that is causing distortion in the driver’s view it is necessary to repair. However, if the damage is in direct line of vision of the person handling you should replace your windshield, despite a temporary repair that can also help.