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Old 4th January 2019, 20:32   #1
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Does anyone have a windscreen for a Saxo that they are breaking? If anyone has a saxo they are breaking I could come and help you take it out, but can't pay if it cracks when taking it out.

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Old 6th January 2019, 12:41   #2
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Old 6th January 2019, 18:54   #3
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No idea what you are going on about. I am not paying anywhere to fit a windscreen as it's not worth it. If I can't get a cheap windscreen I will scrap the car.
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No idea what you are going on about. I am not paying anywhere to fit a windscreen as it's not worth it. If I can't get a cheap windscreen I will scrap the car.
So youíre willing to have a go at stripping one out but if you break it you donít care?

£75 to buy new is it really worth the hassle?
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No idea what you are going on about. I am not paying anywhere to fit a windscreen as it's not worth it. If I can't get a cheap windscreen I will scrap the car.
It's not as simple as you think fitting a windscreen,but we'll let you find out.
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Old 11th January 2019, 18:15   #6
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It's not as simple as you think fitting a windscreen,but we'll let you find out.
I disagree, it is a simple job fitting it. I have done it with quite a few 4x4 vehicles over the years. Last one I did was a 1998 SSangyoung Korando. If you can run a decent bead round your bath, you can fit a windscreen. The challenge is cutting the old one out without breaking it. I have about a 50% success rate. With 2 people it is much easier to get it out without breaking it. As it's hit and miss whether it comes out in one piece, I am not willing to pay if it breaks.
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Old 11th January 2019, 18:18   #7
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£75 to buy new is it really worth the hassle?
If I can get one out in one piece it is worth the hassle. Done quite a few over the years on 4x4 vehicles. And no, it's not worth £75. The car is barely worth that. If I can't find a windscreen in the next couple of weeks the car will be scrapped. I need the space here.
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Old 11th January 2019, 18:28   #8
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I disagree, it is a simple job fitting it. I have done it with quite a few 4x4 vehicles over the years. Last one I did was a 1998 SSangyoung Korando. If you can run a decent bead round your bath, you can fit a windscreen. The challenge is cutting the old one out without breaking it. I have about a 50% success rate. With 2 people it is much easier to get it out without breaking it. As it's hit and miss whether it comes out in one piece, I am not willing to pay if it breaks.
This made me laugh, do you realise the forces that go through a windscreen in a crash never mind a object to glass impact. The windscreen isnít bonded in just for a laugh itís bonded using primer and a structural sealer. No itís not simple and the fact you said it is basically says it all. If the car isnít worth £75 just get rid itís another hazard taken off the road .
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This made me laugh, do you realise the forces that go through a windscreen in a crash never mind a object to glass impact. The windscreen isnít bonded in just for a laugh itís bonded using primer and a structural sealer. No itís not simple and the fact you said it is basically says it all. If the car isnít worth £75 just get rid itís another hazard taken off the road .

Your quote also made me laugh. All the windscreens I have replaced in my 4x4 vehicles have stood up to years of abuse on green lanes etc. Nothing has fallen out yet!

Sorry it's not rocket science! I have fitted all my screens with this (it does use a primer):

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/WINDSCREE...frcectupt=true

It costs £13.99 and is decent stuff.

I am sorry, but I am missing the rocket science part. Maybe I need to go and go a PHD in windscreen fitting? If you think what I am doing is extremely dangerous, I think it's best you don't go out the house alone.
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Your quote also made me laugh. All the windscreens I have replaced in my 4x4 vehicles have stood up to years of abuse on green lanes etc. Nothing has fallen out yet!

Sorry it's not rocket science! I have fitted all my screens with this (it does use a primer):

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/WINDSCREE...frcectupt=true

It costs £13.99 and is decent stuff.

I am sorry, but I am missing the rocket science part. Maybe I need to go and go a PHD in windscreen fitting? If you think what I am doing is extremely dangerous, I think it's best you don't go out the house alone.
Seems to me we have caught one. Donít be a knob head all your life
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Seems to me we have caught one. Donít be a knob head all your life

I think it's you who are being a knob head. I asked if anyone had a windscreen, and you came out with a load of patronising crap.
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I think it's you who are being a knob head. I asked if anyone had a windscreen, and you came out with a load of patronising crap.
You also didnít follow forum rules you posted in the wrong section. That sir makes you a knob head.
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You also didnít follow forum rules you posted in the wrong section. That sir makes you a knob head.
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I wonder if your insurance company know,your windscreen has been fitted by a DIY bodger?
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I wonder if your insurance company know,your windscreen has been fitted by a DIY bodger?
Never bothered with insurance in my life.
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