Best Auto Repair, Johnson City

CONTACT US

423-926-0587 | 2814 W Market St Johnson City, TN 37604

Small Windshield Chip Can Cause Big Problems

Small Windshield Chip Can Cause Big Problems

If your vehicle's windshield has a small chip or crack, don't ignore it, fix it. According to the non-profit Car Care Council, disregarding a small crack now could lead to bigger problems later.

"Windshield damage may happen unexpectedly, and should be fixed as soon as possible," said Rich White, executive director, Car Care Council. "A neglected small chip or crack can turn into a larger one, requiring more costly windshield replacement. In addition, drivers could get ticketed and fined if the crack obstructs vision."

When a vehicle owner notices a problem with their windshield, they should not wait to get it fixed. A small chip or crack can grow larger, and if another item like a rock, golf ball or baseball hits the windshield, the damage can expand quickly, compromising safety and requiring full windshield replacement.

"Repairing a small chip or crack is inexpensive, easy and quick to fix, and the vehicle owner's insurance may even pay for the repair," said White. "Ignoring a windshield issue is like neglecting teeth cleaning and ending up with cavities or gum disease. With simple maintenance, you can avoid a much bigger, more expensive issue."

Source: Car Care Council

Auto Electric Company Offers Auto Repair Services You Can Count On!

ASE (Automotive Service Excellence)
Jasper
NAPA
Valvoline
Hankook
Car Care Aware

TESTIMONIALS

reviewicon
We have trusted our cars to Auto Electric for many years. Great people and expertise. Never any issues. Would definitely recommend this company.
reviewicon
Did a great job on my blazer I'll recommend them.
reviewicon
These people are great: I have been a client for several years. They bend over backwards to accommodate my questions, my schedule and my need to keep by car running.
reviewicon
They are the best, great work that you can depend on. Have been a customer for years & so was my father.
reviewicon
Great people, do very good work, know what they are talking about, are honest, do NOT price gouge, dependable, etc. I could go on and on but if you're looking for a mechanic that will tell you exactly what you need and get the job done right this is the place to go.
reviewicon
I highly recommend these honest mechanics! I wouldn't take my car anywhere else.