San Diego Windshield Replacement

San Diego Windshield Replacement...Who to Choose? When it comes to San Diego windshield replacement shops, you'll find you have a lot of options. It's overwhelming to sift through shops that seemingly are offering the same thing. Here at Gold Coast Auto Glass however. We're different, we're a local business. Our experience as a family owned San Diego auto glass and windshield repair and replacement will help to determine whether your auto glass can be repaired, or if it needs to be replaced. Power Windshield Replacement We specialize in power window diagnostics and repairs on all types of... [...]

Auto Glass Replacement San Diego

Where Is The Best Place For Auto Glass Replacement San Diego?      Gold Coast Auto Glass of course! If you need an  auto glass replacement that is quick, professional, and most of all affordable manor. Then look no further than Gold Coast Auto Glass. Here at Gold Coast Auto Glass San Diego, we always make sure the job is done right the first time, and we help you get the best cost whether its through insurance, or a lower rate than your deductible in many cases! Whether you have a newer vehicle or something older, you need it to get you from point A to point B. You need it to be safe. Our... [...]

Why Safe Drive Away Time Is Important

Why Safe Drive Away Time Is Important Your windshield is classified as a “safety device” because it provides structural strength to your vehicle and helps to keep passengers inside the vehicle if an accident should occur. As a result, we never cut corners when it comes to a safe windshield replacement. The replacement windshield itself is just one factor in a safe installation. In addition to factory-authorized glass, the quality of the adhesive is equally important. At Gold Coast Auto Glass, we use a premium urethane adhesive that we heat to 180°.  It provides the strongest seal possible as it... [...]

Rainproofing Your Windshield for Spring

Here is a scenario that happens frequently. You are driving down a city street, country road, or the highway. A rock slams against your windshield and causes a major crack. It starts to rain. You realize that water is leaking through the cracked windshield. How do you decide between windshield replacement or windshield repair? Should you simply settle for rainproofing a cracked windshield. The fact is that most drivers are more concerned about saving money. Therefore, they opt for the less expensive alternative. They decide to rainproof their windshield with some gizmo that they buy at the... [...]

How to Clean Your Car Windows to a Streak-Free Shine

Tired of Streaks on Your Car Windows? We have all experienced it at some point in our lives before. You just get finished washing your car, and everything looks great, except for those pesky streaks that you can’t seem to get rid of! Maybe you get rid of one, and end up making another one in the process. Well stress no more! Although getting that perfect streak free shine can seem next to impossible, there are a couple tricks of the trade that will get the task done in no time! Step 1: Understanding What Causes Streaks Streaks typically appear as a result of improper cleaning.  Whether you ran it through a car wash,... [...]

Window Regulators and Motors Explained

So you brought your vehicle in for a window that just wont budge. You are told that its is the regulator, motor, or both. But how does the mechanism work as a whole? This article will explain that and provide you insight and knowledge about both regulators and motors. Manual Regulators The first type of regulator is a manual regulator. As you see in the picture, it is the blue highlighted mechanism. It has a rod that protrudes about an inch from the door that your cranking handle attaches to. The reason these can fail is due to the cable binding or the brackets that hold the window breaking.... [...]

Why You Should Rainproof your Windshield for Spring

Spring is now upon us, and with the springtime comes the dreaded rain storms. If you’re worried about your vehicle staying dry in the springtime rain, there are plenty of options that can set your mind at ease.First, it is crucial to diagnose what worries you about your vehicle. Is your windshield (or you’re your side windows) chipped, cracked, or worse? If so, your ride might not only get its interior soaked, but it could be extremely dangerous to drive in under any conditions. The most important part of rain-proofing your car is to first fix any damage that could cause leaks or further br... [...]
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