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How Lack of Proper Care and Negligence Cause Further Damage in the Windshield

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When the windshield of a car is damaged, there is a possibility of further damage because of the vulnerability of glass that makes up the windshield. Windshield cracks and chips are caused by a number of things. One common cause of windshield damage is flying debris thrown from other cars. Heat causes the glass of a windshield to expand and  sustain cracks and chips.

When small damages in the windshield of a car is ignored, further damages to the windshield cannot be avoided. According to an article on, lack of windshield care after the windshield becomes damaged can lead to a worse condition. Negligence can also damage the windshield. In the article, reckless driving is used an example of negligence that causes a windshield to break.

Further Damage Because of Lack of Proper Care

Even the tiniest chip or crack in the windshield should be a cause for concern. A tiny chip in the corner of a windshield should not be ignored just because it does not obscure the vision. The chip damage can worsen and can require costly repairs in the future. Ideal pressure and fit keep the windshield of a car stable, so any crack or chip is damaging and can eventually cause the windshield to have larger cracks or break. Allowing a windshield expert to repair a windshield with the smallest damage should be done to prevent the situation from worsening.

Reckless Driving

Reckless driving can easily damage the  windshield of a car. For example, quick acceleration and applying of brakes can put a huge amount of pressure on the windshield. Another example of reckless driving is driving  on gravel or unstable roads swiftly and one too many times. Driving on gravel and unstable roads also increase the risk of debris getting accidentally thrown from other vehicles. So, it is important to slow down to protect the windshield in those situations.

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