Insurance journals report that wind shields are one of the top insurance claims in the United States. One of the most common reasons for windshield replacement is minor edge cracks around the perimeter of the windshield, known to be the weakest area of the glass.
Cracks are Distracting & Dangerous
A minor crack in the windshield places the entire vehicle’s structural integrity at risk. This can lead to injuries and be even more serious, remember that the windshield is also supporting the roof of your car. Your car roof has a higher risk of collapse upon an impact.
A crack in your windshield that is in line of your eye also distracts your attention from the road. Not only can it draw attention away from the road, but also cause sunlight from shining awkwardly in the eye. A larger crack can even obstruct your view causing lapses to notice a …