Whack! A stone bounced on your windscreen, leaving behind a good-sized chip in front of your nose. Not only will it obstruct your sight, but if left untreated, it will soon cause a crack that will spread. A chip, if small, is repairable. So, act fast and avoid costly windscreen replacements; fix a chip today.
Types of Chips
Mentioned below are the most common types of windscreen chips or cracks and can be repaired if taken seriously. Cracks which are longer or have reached the edge of the windscreen will usually need replacement.
Bull’s Eye – It is the damage caused by a rock or other object, and is circular with a cone in the outer layer of the windscreen.
Chip – When a small piece of glass comes off the windscreen.
Edge Crack – It is a crack that starts within 2” of the edge of the windscreen or reaches the edge.
Half Moon – Damage caused to the glass which is similar to bull’s eye but is not completely circular in form.
Combination Break – When there are different kinds of breaks in the windscreen like a chip with cracks coming off, etc.
Star Break – It is a series of short radial cracks off the impact point and resembles a star.
Floater Crack – A type of crack that occurs in the middle of the windscreen and is not within 2” of the edge.
A1 Windscreens is an established brand when it comes to car windscreen repair and replacement in Melbourne. With affordable pricing and best quality services, we have a huge client base; who are really happy with our work. For a free quote, call us on 03-87957400 and 03-59450333.
We don’t fit the mold of a traditional dealership, and you will not find a stereotypical dealership experience here. You will find we are energetic, fun, a little bit quirky (in a good way) and are fanatic about our customers. Rather than do “what has always been done” in dealerships, we build our experiences around the awesomeness that car buying should be. Buying a used vehicle with good or bad credit can be a great experience and we value that. We like to think of ourselves as the most likable dealer on the planet and our goal is to meet and exceed your expectations from day one. We welcome everyone and we will continue to give back to our community and certain organizations because we understand without our customers this wouldn’t be possible. For more information on our team, meet the Garston staff.
Unlike most dealerships here at Garston Motors we are a team of business managers so you will deal directly with one of our finance specialists and we look forward to meeting you.
The dawn of 21st century brought about the communication revolution, which has put a cell phone in every pocket. Each and every person is ‘online’ and connected to his/her acquaintances all the time.
It has become a habit for most people to check their phones for texts or emails constantly.
Compelled by their habit and the peer pressure to respond, many a people don’t hesitate to reply a text even while driving, although, it is illegal and extremely dangerous to their own lives and those of others.
Texting while driving has overtook drunken driving as a leading cause for adolescent death.
It is, therefore, a need of the hour to let ourselves be informed about the severe repercussions that may arise out of our seemingly small habit to reply a text swiftly, even while driving.
We are going to discuss some shocking facts about texting while driving that may serve as an eye opener for the footloose mobile generation in a hope to save some lives. Drive Safe!
Check out the shocking statistics listed in the infographic below.
Dodge was founded in 1900, in response to the fast expanding auto industryin Detroit. It is a name now long associated with automobiles, minivans and sports utility vehicles. They are now manufactured by the Chrysler Group LLC. For more details visit http://www.autopcms.com/.
Popular brands are actively using social media platforms to share industry news and to create a large community. Famous automobile brands are giving first priority to online marketing mediums to share news about their latest products and services.
Here is an infographic from Auto LED Shop which highlights popular car brands on social media based on their numbers of likes, followers and engagement rates.
With this month seeing the launch of the brand new 2015 Honda Civic Type-R, car fans across the globe are going crazy! The Honda Type-R models are regarded as ‘race cars for the road’ and every single launch see’s enthusiasts getting excited month’s before the official launch.
The brand new Civic Type-R has already smashed the Nurburgring FWD (front wheel drive) record, month’s before it’s launch. Offering a staggering 306bhp engine which can go from 0 – 60mph in just 5.7 seconds, this is a car to be reckoned with and we’re confident it’s going to take the motor world by storm over the next few weeks!
To celebrate the launch, Cox Motor Parts have put together this fantastic infographic which looks at ‘The History Of The Honda Type R,’ right the way through from the 1992 NSX to this year’s Civic!
Electric cars are here to stay. Whether they’re personal vehicles made using hybrid technology, or new forms of public transport, these electric conveyances are the future of economical, ecological travel. This infographic compares the current market, and looks to the future.–PPCGB
Party buses are all the rage at the moment. But why are they so fabulous? What exactly are they? What’s included? How many people can you take on a limo party bus? Whether you want a party bus London or a party bus Manchester, it’s a brilliant way to get large groups of people together, whatever the occasion. The benefits of the party bus with PartyBusHire.co.uk are endless. Once you experience an outing on a party limo bus, you’ll never want to go back. This infographic looks at why party bus hire is so much fun.
The supercars are apparently the world’s most alluring material possession- a toy for the incredibly wealthy, and the #1 of every lottery champ’s list of things to get. But what is it that makes them so desirable? Were they always so awesome? How much have they advanced since their inception? We have got the answers to these questions for you. This infographic tells how supercars have advanced across the last 8 decades. It sketches out their development in outline, assembling and execution, and in a visually appealing manner.
We’ve all encountered the numerous personalities which inhabit the road. Most of us chug along seamlessly, but some among us make a bold statement in their choice of vehicle.
Check out these characters and see if you can recognise yourself or your friends/family in any of them. Are you the boy racer swerving through the streets? Or the Chelsea Mummy towering above mere mortals in her 4×4?