Porsche Windshield Replacement

Porsche LogoPorsche is a German automaker specializing in High-end, high-performance sports cars. Today, their vehicle lineup includes SUV’s and Sedans.  Porsche has a rich history with auto racing and is the most successful brand in Motorsport.

The Porsche 911 is the most recognizable model and has been around since 1963.  It’s basic concept has changed very little over the years. Remaining one of the top factory race cars ever.

Porsche Windshield Replacement

Replacing a Porsche windshield takes time and a highly skilled installer.   These luxury sport cars have replacement windshields that with a luxury price.  The vehicles are equipped with many features only found in Porsche.  You need a company like Abbey Rowe Auto Glass to ensure your car glass replacement is done properly. Current models have quite the list of options.

Replacing a Porsche windshield is not the same and most vehicles.

The Porsche Cayenne has the top edge of the glass exposed and is extremely close to the painted pinch-weld. Any wrong move will damage this painted surface.

Porsche Panamera windshield replacement has it’s own set of challenges. The overhead console is difficult to remove and there are no instructions in any service manual. Also, you must use OEM glass for the replacement. The aftermarket glass does not include the lower retainer for the cowl panel, upper moulding, setting blocks for correct placement and accessory bracket for the rain sensor and the GPS chip.

Porsche Windshield replacement Options:

Antenna- Porsche has embedded the antenna for many options into the windshield glass. GPS, Radio and others.

Rain Sensor- Mounted on the inside of the windshield, behind the rear-view mirror. The sensor is able to detect the presence and amount of water on the windshield, and automatically activate the wipers accordingly.

Lane Departure Warning System- The lane-departure warning system gives the driver acoustic and visual warnings when it detects that the vehicle is inadvertently straying from the lane. The activated system does not warn the driver if the direction indicator has been actuated on before changing lanes. A camera mounted to the windshield detects the lanes on the road.

Heated windshield- Adds comfort and safety in cold climates. It operates with an extremely thin heatable foil integrated into the windshield instead of heating filaments. The advantage is the all camera-based driver assistance systems can operate without any restrictions. A welcome additional side effect is that the foil reduces the interior noise level.

Porsche Windshield Replacement Service Locations:

Current Vehicle Lineup

  • 911
  • 911 Spyder
  • Boxer
  • Cayman
  • Cayenne
  • Macan
  • Panamera

Current Vehicle Pictures

2014 Porsche Panamera 2015 Porsche 911 2015 Porsche Boxster 2015 Porsche Macan

Porsche Auto Glass Parts

When you need to have your Porsche windshield or auto glass replaced, it is always best to use OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) glass. This will ensure a perfect fit and problem free.

After-market glass is not recommended.  Abbey Rowe Auto Glass provides all necessary parts for the replacement and its included in our quoted price. Don’t be fooled by other companies that say they can save you money by reusing the moulding or clips.  That is a recipe for problems to include wind noise, leaks and loose trim.

OEM glass is the only parts designed and engineered exclusively for Porsche vehicles. These parts preserve the integrity of your vehicle.

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