Volvo Auto Glass & Windshield Replacement
Volvo Car Corporation was founded in 1927. A Swedish company originally as a subsidiary company to the ball bearing maker SKF. In 1999, it was sold to the Ford Motor Company. The trademark “Volvo” is Latin for “I roll.” They manufacture and market sport utility vehicles, station wagons, sedans, compact executive sedans, and coupes. With the economy collapsed in 2008, Swedish authorities were worried about the fate of the company if Ford filed for bankruptcy. Then Ford announced that it would sell Volvo Cars. The Swedish government was asked to possibly take ownership or bailout. Rumors had it that Volkswagen would buy the company. Chinese company Geely Holding Group was selected to take over the Swedish company. Volvo cars have long been known for safety and reliability. Prior to strong government safety regulation Volvo had been at the forefront of safety engineering.
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Volvo Windshield Replacement
Older model Volvo windshields are pretty simple make a Volvo windshield replacement affordable. However, there may also be some special fittings or mouldings used with certain models. They need to be removed with special care while others can be disregarded during glass removal. Abbey Rowe Auto Glass has experienced technicians required to replace your Volvo auto glass or windshield. Volvo has packed a ton of safety features into their new models.
Volvo Windshield Replacement Options
Volvo Adaptive Cruising- Using a camera attached to the windshield Adaptive Cruise Control keeps you at a set distance between your Volvo and the car in front. It makes driving more relaxing, especially in slow moving city traffic.
Volvo Lane Keeping Aid- Using a camera attached to the windshield If your car starts to veer out of its lane, our Lane Keeping Aid kicks in, gently steering you back and sending warning vibrations to keep you alert.
Volvo Pedestrian Detection- Using a camera attached to the windshield Pedestrian Detection detects people walking ahead of your vehicle to help you avoid accidents, and even brakes for you should the situation require it.
Volvo Forward Collision Warning- Using a camera attached to the windshield Forward Collision Warning scans all objects within 500 feet in front of your car and if an accident is imminent, it warns you and pre-charges the brakes for a quick stop.
Volvo Road Sign Information (RSI)- Using a camera attached to the windshield RSI detects speed limit and “no overtaking” signs. The actual sign is then displayed on the centre dial on the instrument cluster – to help keep you constantly alert on current restrictions. If you want, RSI can also alert you with a visual warning if you exceed the speed limit, by flashing gently three times. This is easily set in the center console menu.
Volvo Water Repellent Front Door Glass Windows- Volvo car windows hydrophobic surface treatment turns water into small drops that will be blown away by the force of the wind. This also gives you the benefit of less ice or frost in winter conditions. This option is offered in combination with laminated windows.To provide far better visibility in the rain.
Abbey Rowe Auto Glass & Windshield Replacement Service Locations
- Austin, TX Volvo Windshield Replacement
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Volvo Windshields & Auto Glass Parts
When you need to have your windshield or auto glass replaced, it is always best to use OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) glass equivalent brands. This will ensure a perfect fit and problem free. After-market glass from reputable brands like Pilkington make good substitutes for OEM glass cost is a concern. 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.