All Windshields are Not Created Equal

An ADAS windshield is more than just protective glass Technology is changing all aspects of our lives, including the way we drive. New cars are equipped with a variety of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), including lane departure warnings, … [Read more...]

When is it Time to get that Crack in Your Windshield Repaired?

Don't wait to fix your windshield! Here in the Midwest we have two seasons: winter and construction. It seems like the construction barrels pop up everywhere as soon as the temperatures start to warm up. Driving through construction zones can kick … [Read more...]

Protect Your Windshield from Harsh Winter Conditions

Windshield Care in the Winter Winter is here, and that means icy and snowy conditions on the roadways. Just as you prepare your home for colder temperatures by getting the furnace checked and sealing the spaces around your windows and doors, you also … [Read more...]

How Can You Help Protect American Jobs? Shop Local.

Shop Local and Save Jobs Shop local. Save jobs.  It seems like a no-brainer, but as a local auto glass company with stores across Michigan and Indiana, we see the negative impact of manufacturing and service jobs moving overseas. The United States … [Read more...]

Saving Your Windshield What You Need to Know

Repairing and replacing auto glass is what Auto One is specialized in. Call us today, or visit a location near you. … [Read more...]

My Car Window Won’t Go Up. Now What?

What do you do if your car window is down and won't go back up? Hopefully, it isn't raining, or you now have two problems. Before you do anything else, we suggest that you bring your vehicle to an AGRSS-registered auto glass shop with Independent Glass … [Read more...]

If My Windshield is Cracked, Can I Get a Ticket?

Any obstruction to the driver's view is cause for a ticket. A large windshield crack would definitely block your view. Window tinting that is too dark and/or applied to drivers side windows or the windshield can also be cause for a ticket. In some … [Read more...]

Unbelievable Ways Windshields are Broken

At Auto One, we replace a lot of auto glass. Sometimes a stone is kicked up by another car breaking the windshield. Other times, it's dropped with precision by a local troublemaker. Although they sound like urban myths, all of these windshield replacement … [Read more...]

Why Does Auto Glass Cost so Much?

We hear this all the time. "Guy down the street can repair for $X, why are you so much?" It's not that Auto One costs so much. The guy on the corner is likely "cutting every corner" to under-sell his competition. There's more to windshield … [Read more...]

Windshield Repair – Does Resin Color Really Matter?

The short answer is "not really". The resin color should blend in with the windshield color or damage type to make it as inconspicuous as possible. Windshield repair resin comes in a variety of colors. What's really important is the durability of the … [Read more...]