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Posted 31 May 2015 - 05:34 PM

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Hi, just need inputs for a good place to go get my windshield pits n swirls corrected and polished. The swirls can be caught with fingernails and cannot be removed with arm power. Thanks to advise.



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Posted 31 May 2015 - 07:41 PM

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as far as i know. doctor glass seems to be reputable my friend have tried their service. perhaps u can try to ring them up. their specialist will advise.



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Posted 16 February 2018 - 08:50 AM

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anyone DIYed this ?

 

saw those DIY kits selling for about $20 ...



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Posted 16 February 2018 - 11:36 AM

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I'll rather you break your glass and claim insurance for a new windscreen.

anyone DIYed this ?

 

saw those DIY kits selling for about $20 ...

 


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Posted 16 February 2018 - 03:34 PM

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I'll rather you break your glass and claim insurance for a new windscreen.

that bad eh ?? [blush]


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Posted 16 February 2018 - 08:58 PM

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Cheaper, faster, better.

that bad eh ?? [blush]

 


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Posted 13 March 2018 - 12:31 AM

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Cheaper, faster, better.

 

Best is to keep the factory sealant. 

So better not to replace windscreen unnecessarily. 


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Posted 13 March 2018 - 06:53 AM

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Mine changed twice liao  [bigcry]

Best is to keep the factory sealant. 

So better not to replace windscreen unnecessarily. 

 



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Posted 13 March 2018 - 07:34 AM

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Mine changed twice liao [bigcry]

So far any leakage?
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Posted 13 March 2018 - 07:39 AM

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So far any leakage?

damn ironic ...

 

nowadays all advertise "glass" or ceramic coating to make car easier to clean and maintain .... but now the "glass" itself also need coating ??!!


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So far any leakage?

Nope. Did with glassfix and they are damn good at it.

damn ironic ...

nowadays all advertise "glass" or ceramic coating to make car easier to clean and maintain .... but now the "glass" itself also need coating ??!!

That’s for the water repellent function, hydrophobic.

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Posted 13 March 2018 - 11:14 AM

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Nope. Did with glassfix and they are damn good at it.
That’s for the water repellent function, hydrophobic.

that's the contradiction lor ... use glass to repel water on ...... glass !!??

 

the more I see this type of things, the more it makes me want to save money and not buy into all of these stuffs !!



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Posted 13 March 2018 - 11:18 AM

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If there is no coating on the glass, when in heavy downpour the water will stick to the windscreen. Blocking out vision.

that's the contradiction lor ... use glass to repel water on ...... glass !!??

the more I see this type of things, the more it makes me want to save money and not buy into all of these stuffs !!



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Posted 13 March 2018 - 11:23 AM

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If there is no coating on the glass, when in heavy downpour the water will stick to the windscreen. Blocking out vision.

 

I know what is hydrophobic ...

 

I am just saying why they say its "glass coating on glass" ??

 

maybe should say acrylic coating or something instead ... but "glass on glass" is just so contra ...



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Posted 13 March 2018 - 11:28 AM

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I know what is hydrophobic ...

I am just saying why they say its "glass coating on glass" ??

maybe should say acrylic coating or something instead ... but "glass on glass" is just so contra ...

Maybe it’s just a name ba. It can be called nano coating, crystal coating etc.

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Posted 13 March 2018 - 11:31 AM

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If there is no coating on the glass, when in heavy downpour the water will stick to the windscreen. Blocking out vision.

When the coating wears out, the wipers will judder....
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When the coating wears out, the wipers will judder....

For my case I tried a few types of coating, mostly will cause the wipers to jutter. I have to dilute them by wiping and spreading with a wet cloth. That usually solve the juttering issue with windscreen coating.
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anyone tried using hot steam to clean their car windows/windshield ?

 

will it be able to remove the deposits that causes the water spots ?




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