A few years back I was following a truck down the interstate when it kicked up a gravel and threw it into my windshield. I heard a loud pop, and sure enough the impact took a nickel-sized chip of glass out of the driver’s side of the windshield.
As you might expect, that little gravel ended up ruining my entire day! I knew I had to have the chip repaired before cracks could start spreading or I’d eventually have to replace the entire windshield – which would cost an arm and a leg!
It ended up costing me almost $100 to have that chipped windshield repaired, but I have since learned that I could have easily repaired it myself for just a few bucks with an inexpensive windshield repair kit. [Continue Reading]