FAQs

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Is it dangerous to leave a chip or crack in your windscreen?

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It is dangerous to leave a chip or crack in your windscreen. You windshield acts as a structural component of any vehicle in an accident. Weak or damaged glass will already have had not withstand an impact as well as a windscreen in pristine condition. Just the fact that your vehicle would fail an MOT with poor windscreen quality says it all. Windscreen Wizards Essex can help you!

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Will my car fail it’s MOT with Windscreen chips or cracks?

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Windscreen Wizards Essex know the MOT test covers the condition of the windscreen plus that of the windscreen wipers and washers. You car may fail its MOT if: ... The maximum damage size is 10mm in the drivers' line of vision (a vertical strip 290mm wide centred on the steering wheel), 40mm elsewhere in the rest of the area swept by the wiper blades.

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Can all windscreen damage be repaired?

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Here at Windscreen Wizards Essex, we ONLY repair, so if we can’t fix your windscreen we don’t get your work! By developing techniques and equipment devised in the US, our highly experienced team have designed our own British made, vacuum injector which we use in conjunction with our finest quality own-brand resin, enabling us to repair damaged areas of glass which other companies cannot or will not fill. Not all damage can be repaired but using our simple online system or calling our customer service helpline we can advise if your damage is repairable!

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How much do windscreen repairs cost?

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At Windscreen Wizards Essex windshield repairs can cost as little as £32.50+VAT. We come to your address whether you are at work or at home. By using our online system we can identify the damage and let you know a precise cost and solution.

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Are Windscreen Wizards Essex Insurance Approved?

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Are windscreen Wizard's Essex Insurance Approved. Fully comprehensive insurance usually covers the cost of glass repairs.

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How long does a repair take?

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A repair usually takes only 30 minutes and can be carried out whatever the weather, after which the vehicle may be used immediately.

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Are Windscreen Wizards Essex environmentally friendly

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Standard 3 layer laminated windscreens are not recycled at present so old screens go to landfill. Therefore repairing a windscreen is not only a cost-effective alternative to replacement it is also the environmentally friendly option for tackling a cracked or chipped windscreen.