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      11-10-2009, 04:22 PM   #1
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Angry Mutha F**king Palisades Parkway............

...................has done it to me again!

This piece of sh*t road claimed several tires on my prior 335i (because they were Bridgestone Crapenzas), and today, on the way home from work, I catch a stone on the windshield causing a star and a 5 inch crack. Driver's side right next to the pillar.

For the life of me, will this friggin' road ever relent?

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      11-10-2009, 04:43 PM   #2
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No, I miss driving on Cali roads because of the constant construction, road debri, and potholes we have. One day I'll move out.
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I'm curious did you ever get to fix your frontshield window?
If so, did you get your new window from bmw? And how much did it cost you?
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Don't do windshield replacement at BMW, unless you want to shell out $2 K... Go to Safelight Auto Glass shop, they are a National chain and warranty their work,- $200 and or your insurance will cover it.

I've been through 5 windshields in 2 years > so I know...

AND MOST INPORTANTLY, ABSOLUTELY MAKE SURE THEY ARE ORDERING AND INSTALLING BMW OEM WINDSHIELD....other aftermarket winshields are a nightmare, and should be illigal, seriously... thats how bad they are.
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      04-07-2010, 06:34 AM   #5
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I'm curious did you ever get to fix your frontshield window?
If so, did you get your new window from bmw? And how much did it cost you?
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Don't do windshield replacement at BMW, unless you want to shell out $2 K... Go to Safelight Auto Glass shop, they are a National chain and warranty their work,- $200 and or your insurance will cover it.

I've been through 5 windshields in 2 years > so I know...

AND MOST INPORTANTLY, ABSOLUTELY MAKE SURE THEY ARE ORDERING AND INSTALLING BMW OEM WINDSHIELD....other aftermarket winshields are a nightmare, and should be illigal, seriously... thats how bad they are.
Actually, I had it done by BMW. My insurance covered everything, including the deductible.
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Actually, I had it done by BMW. My insurance covered everything, including the deductible.
I'd recommend going to the dealer, or a BMW authorized center like us. OEM glass and moldings ALWAYS... I've seen far too many safelite horror stories!
 
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I'd recommend going to the dealer, or a BMW authorized center like us. OEM glass and moldings ALWAYS... I've seen far too many safelite horror stories!
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Actually, I had it done by BMW. My insurance covered everything, including the deductible.
That is awesome! I need insurance like that too... Yeah, no one can do it better than dealer. If you, or your insurance can pay for it, there is no substitute.
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