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Original glass will have better view, less tired and more comfortable to your eyes. Reflection, when a headlamps light or sunlight go through the glass the light will not exposed. Well curve, the windscreen without well curve when heating process. Its will make you headache.
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How do I know if my windshield is factory?The lowest bidder is given the contract to make the windshield and is licensed to stamp the glass with the automakers' name and logo – this is done to let consumers know they have original equipment manufactured auto glass.

Does Safelite use OEM parts?

Our windshield replacement service uses OEM or OEE glass and an industry-leading one-hour drive-away time adhesive for a fast, safe result.

Are all windshields the same quality?

OEM Windshields offer the benefit of being identical to the windshield that was installed when your vehicle was manufactured. OEM windshields are made by the same companies that manufactured your original windshield and will match the original windshields color, thickness, fit and shape.

Are aftermarket windshields good?

Yes, aftermarket windshields can be as good as OEM. There are expert glass fabricators and manufacturers that produce windshields with the same quality as the OEM windscreen that came with your vehicle.

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What is OEM vs aftermarket?

OEM stands for Original Equipment Manufacturer, which means the parts are made by the same company that makes the vehicle. Meanwhile, aftermarket parts are produced by a different parts company and are often designed to be compatible with as many makes and/or models as possible.

What is automotive glass made of?

Windshields themselves are made from a specialized form of glass designed for windshields. This glass consists of silica fine sand, soda ash, dolomite, cullet and limestone. Certain formulations contain small amounts of potassium oxide and aluminum oxide.

What is the composition of windshield glass?

silica sandThe key ingredients to make windshield glass are soda ash, silica sand, limestone, dolomite and cullet. There are little quantities and traces of aluminum oxide and potassium oxide also included most of the time. Silica is the major ingredient and around 65-70% of the windshield glass is just silica.

How can you tell if a windshield is aftermarket?

OEM auto glass will likely be stamped with the carmaker's brand name and logo. As for aftermarket or OEE auto glass, you need to tell your customers that: Aftermarket or OEE glass manufacturers are not licensed by car companies to fabricate windshields for their car models.

Do Autoglass use genuine windscreens?

At Autoglass®, we only use glass manufactured to Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) standards, whether sourced from original equipment manufacturers or other suppliers, ensuring that the glass we fit is as good as the original piece of glass we are replacing.

How do I know what kind of windshield I have?

Regardless of the windshield type, one of the easiest ways to figure out which windshield you have is to place a piece of white or yellow paper and tape it behind the writing on the bottom of the windshield from the inside of the car. Take a picture with your phone and text or email it to the auto glass shop.

Is Safelite glass same as OEM?

So, does Safelite use OEM glass? In a sense, they buy their glass from the world's most sophisticated manufacturers – the same guys who supply the big car manufacturers. Safelite only deals in OEE parts.

How do I know if my windshield is OEM?

OEM auto glass will likely be stamped with the carmaker's brand name and logo. As for aftermarket or OEE auto glass, you need to tell your customers that: Aftermarket or OEE glass manufacturers are not licensed by car companies to fabricate windshields for their car models.

How do I know if my windshield is original?

You can verify a genuine windshield or non-original auto glass by looking at the windscreen logo. Oftentimes, the original windscreen comes without a car logo. In this case, you can match your brand-new vehicle windscreen logo with your cracked glass.

Can you get a stronger windshield?

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A stronger windshield translates to increased safety. This chemically strengthened glass isn't marketed as unbreakable or immune to scratches. But it does provide greater protection to keep projectiles out and passengers inside if there is an accident.

Are there different quality windshields?

There are three types of windshield glass that can be used on your vehicle; dealer glass, aftermarket glass, and Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) glass.

Is OEM windshield necessary?

Many car manufacturers recommend using OEM windshields, as these are compatible with the new technologies. However, be prepared for possible out-of-pocket expenses, as insurance companies prefer to pay for less expensive aftermarket parts.

Is OEM the same as original?

Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) vs.
An OEM refers to something made specifically for the original product, while the aftermarket refers to equipment made by another company that a consumer may use as a replacement.

What type of glass is used in car windows?

Auto glass is either tempered or laminated. The glass usually used for the front and rear door windows and the rear window are made from tempered glass, the windshield is made from laminated glass.

Which type of glass is often used in automobiles?

Safety glass is used in all automobile glass. It's manufactured to reduce the likelihood of injury, if it breaks. Windshields are made from a lamination process, and the windshield glass in your car is made of laminated glass, which is designed to offer the highest levels of safety in the event of a crash.

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