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Ford Issues Recall for Inadequate Front Windshield Bonding on 2022 Broncos, Rangers

June 30, 2022

More than 63,000 Ford 2022 Broncos and Rangers are potentially affected by inadequate windshield bonding, resulting in the manufacturer issuing a recall for the vehicles. … Read More

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Ford Issues Positioning Statement on Glass

May 2, 2022

During windshield and side glass replacement and performing collision repairs requiring repair to the front and/or rear window channels on Ford vehicles, it is important … Read More

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Ford Voluntarily Recalls Nearly 40,000 Transit Vans for Windshield Detachment

April 8, 2022

April brings another recall for vehicle owners. This time Ford voluntarily recalls certain 2016 and 2020 Transit Connect vans for a safety concern with the … Read More

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General Motors Recalls Certain Equinox and GMC Models due to Windshield Wiper Failure

April 5, 2022

General Motors, LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2014-2015 Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain vehicles. The ball joints in the windshield wiper module may corrode, causing … Read More

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President’s Budget Includes $18.1 Million for ADAS Research

April 4, 2022

This week, The Biden-Harris Administration submitted to Congress the President’s Budget for fiscal year 2023 (FY 2023). A hefty $105 billion will go to the … Read More

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Is it Legal to Drive with a Broken Sunroof?

April 4, 2022

Breaking your car’s sunroof is undoubtedly a frustrating experience, especially if it appears to have broken spontaneously. However, it’s not the worst thing in the … Read More

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Where the Carmakers Stand on Pre- and Post-Scans

April 4, 2022

What do the carmakers say about pre- and post-calibration scans? While many do not address glass replacement directly, they do have positions on the necessity … Read More

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NHTSA Launches ADAS Education Campaign

April 4, 2022

The federal agency says its research has found many drivers don’t know how even some of the most basic ADAS features work. To help combat … Read More

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Kia Motors America Issues Voluntary Recall for Windshields

March 22, 2022

Kia Motors America has notified the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) that it is recalling 30,362 vehicles for inadequate bonding of windshields. Kia notified … Read More

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FMCSA Expands Windshield Area for Vehicle Safety Technology

March 10, 2022

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration published a final rule in the Federal Register on Monday, March 7, that will streamline the process. The rule, … Read More

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