14-Point Checklist

Every windshield we replace undergoes a rigorous 14-Point Checklist, so you can be assured of a thorough job performed at the highest standards. We work with all insurance companies. You don’t have to let your insurance company tell you where to get your windshield replaced. With our checklist, our professional technicians guarantee a successful and hassle free windshield installation. Contact the experts at Portland Glass® today!

  1. Completed vehicle inspection prior to installation
  2. Used care to prevent damage and maintain vehicle cleanliness by placing protective covering on/in vehicle as required
  3. Removed moldings, clips, windshield wipers, cowling, etc., as required
  4. Used Full Cut-Out method, removing old adhesive to approximately 1/16” thickness as specified by the original equipment manufacturer (OEM)
  5. Used proper high performance urethane adhesive to meet the specifications of your car’s manufacturer and safe drive-away time requirements
  6. Installed windshield that meets or exceeds the OEM specifications of your car’s manufacturer and Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards
  7. Installed moldings, clips, windshield wipers, cowling, etc., replacing with new parts as necessary
  8. Tested wipers to insure proper positioning
  9. Tested all connections affected by the installation (washer hose, antenna, heating elements, etc.)
  10. Vacuumed glass and debris from vehicle
  11. Performed final vehicle inspection, including cleaning of glass, and applied Portland Glass® seal of confidence
  12. Reviewed safe drive-away time recommendation based on the type of urethane applied and environmental conditions (temperature and humidity)
  13. Reviewed warranty information and care instructions
  14. Reviewed Portland Glass® windshield repair process

FAQ

What happens to my State inspection sticker after the new windshield is installed?

If your current State inspection sticker is valid (not expired), it will be placed back on your new windshield. We are a State Sticker Replacement Station and have the authority to do this transfer. If your sticker is expired you will be given your expired sticker back with your paperwork.

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