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Windshield Replacement For An Older Vehicle - 5 Star Auto Glass

First, let’s discuss what’s considered an ‘older vehicle’. Some vehicles hold up really well while others aren’t maintained properly. A 10-year-old vehicle with less-than-average mileage could feel brand new to someone while a 5-year-old vehicle with a lot of mileage and hasn’t been taken care of can be considered old.

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Sunroof Problems and Why They Happen - 5 Star Auto Glass

What was once considered a luxury feature, sunroofs now come standard in most vehicles today. Modern sunroofs consist of a glass panel mounted on an opening in the roof. These multi-layer panels are connected to slides powered by a motor that allows them to move back and forth at the

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Repair A Broken Side Window - 5 Star Auto Glass

Walking out to your car in the morning to find it damaged is a frustrating experience in general. This frustration is only amplified by the realization that the damage includes a broken side window.
Whether the damage was caused by worn, brittle glass being bumped in the wrong spot or

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Protect Your Car Glass - 5 Star Auto Glass

It’s no secret – Calgary’s weather is unpredictable. That is evident in our exceptionally hot summer this year and a beautiful, warm fall so far. We’ve experienced extremely cold winters and years where you can sit on a patio in January. While we certainly don’t mind patio weather in winter

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Broken Side Window Of Your Car - 5 Star Auto Glass

Having a broken side window is one of the most inconvenient damages to a car. Unlike windshields that are designed not to shatter, side windows will typically shatter upon impact. We often see broken side windows due to attempted theft, vandalism, and damage from storms. Whether you need a side

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Car Sunroof Glass replacement - 5 Star Auto Glass

You feel the warm breeze through a slightly opened sunroof during a summer drive, can lay back and watch the stars on a cloudless night, and enjoy the extra burst of natural light through the glass…
Sunroofs can prove to be an enjoyable feature for many car owners, but –

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Broken left side window of a car - 5 Star Auto Glass

Did you know that having a cracked or shattered car side window can lead to a ticket? A damaged car side window is a serious safety issue and an easy invitation for potential car theft. For these reasons alone, car side window replacement should never be delayed. In Calgary, some

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Replacing windshield or windscreen on a car - 5 Star Auto Glass

Did you know that Calgary often leads the country in windshield damage, repair, and replacement? This is due to the city’s extreme weather changes, Chinook winds, and rocks and gravel used on icy roads. Those who move here from another city are often surprised at the amount of windshield damage

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Replacing car front windshield - 5 Star Auto Glass

We don’t often think about auto glass as being a critical component of our vehicle – often, we protect the engine as much as possible, avoid anything that would damage the tires, and pay close attention to anything faulty with the suspension system.
Auto glass sometimes takes a backseat (pun

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RV Windshield Replacement Services - 5 Star Auto Glass

Seeing damage on your windshield is a dreadful feeling, whether it’s hearing that telltale crack when debris flies into the glass or you’ve noticed a dent as you’re driving. When a windshield is beyond repair, a replacement is non-negotiable and should never be delayed. Your RV’s windshield is an integral

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