To Fix or Not To Fix: Almost 50 percent of Canadian car owners would attempt DIY windshield chip repair, survey says

Toronto, Ontario – About 42 percent of Canadians have stated that they would attempt to fix chipped windshield repairs on their own vehicles. Another 15% of Canadians polled stated that they would perform larger repairs to their vehicle, like full windshield replacement. This data comes from a new survey presenting Canadian respondents’ inclinations regarding Do-it-Yourself […]

Glue Guide: Volvo updates position statements on windshield adhesives, bumper cover repair

Toronto, Ontario — Volvo has expressed some sticking points in a pair of position statements regarding windshield adhesives and bumper cover repair. The Swedish automaker reiterated in one of the statements that only Volvo Genuine parts, and subsequently only Volvo PUR adhesive kits, should be used in the repair of Volvo windshields. “These [kits] are […]

Welcome of the Week: UniglassPlus Elmira opens as part of CARSTAR Elmira

Elmira, Ontario — Uniban, an industry leader in automotive glass repair and replacement, recently celebrated the opening UniglassPlus Elmira.  UniglassPlus Elmira is a part of the existing CARSTAR Elmira facility, which is over 7,000 square feet. The team has two fully trained glass technicians and UniglassPlus Elmira is also looking to install calibration services in […]