How much does it cost to replace or repair your auto glass?

We are sure that almost any driver knows how annoying it can be to get his auto glass cracked by a small rock thrown by the wheels of the car in front. The lucky ones get away with small cracks that don't bother them when they are driving and the least fortunate have to think about changing their windshield. And this of course means spending money on this, money that could have been used in a different way.

Whether you have to repair or completely replace your damaged auto glass, you have to know that in most cases you can use your auto insurance to cover the bill. In case you are not sure on how this works, we suggest you have a small discussion with your insurance agent and he will guide you through the whole process.

Repairing a cracked auto glass usually costs from 20 to 50 dollars, depending on the dimensions of the crack and the complexity of the process. However, keep in mind that if you call a mobile auto glass repair crew, the fees will go up and you can even pay double for the same operations.

If you are planning or replacing your windshield, be prepare to take out of your wallet somewhere between 150 dollars and 300 dollars. Of course, this also depends on the size of the windshield and if you looking for a tinted or a heated model, this can go up pretty much because these are more expensive than standard models.