Lane Departure Warning

You Know that your car has got Lane Departure Warning (LDW) or Lane Keep Assist (LKA) Did you know that this is activated by a camera fitted to the inside of your windscreen ? And when your windscreen is replaced , the camera is carefully removed and then refitted onto a special bracket on your continue reading…

Windscreen Cleaning, Do’s and Dont’s

How clean is your windscreen ? You can see out of it, so it must be clean, right? Probably not! Your windscreen might look clean to you but in reality it is more than likely covered in dirt and grime. In the winter months this is even more likely due to salt on the damp continue reading…

Leaking Windscreen

Leaking windows are a nuisance. The most common cause is a poorly fitted windscreen after a previous replacement, or bodywork damage. There are a couple of ways that a leaking windscreen can be spotted. The most obvious, is visible water ingress, where you can see water dripping or running. The less obvious is windows misted continue reading…

Know your chips

There are many various reasons that glass can be damaged and the most common is a Stone Chip. Stone chips should be assessed and mended as soon as you notice the damage. The longer they are left, the more chance that they will become ingrained with damp or dirt making the stone chip repair less continue reading…

Glass Cutting. Can glass be cut on site ?

Cutting glass on site? Motorway Windscreens Plant Glazing Services can cut glass on site. This is generally an option on plant machinery and forklifts requiring flat glass The replacement glass required must be flat and with no holes required   What is the process? A template is made from either cardboard or the broken glass continue reading…

Can I Tint All My Car Windows?

Window tinting is more popular than ever, mainly because of the benefits it provides. However, it is possible to have windows which have been tinted too heavily, and this could land you in some trouble. In this article, we’ll be explaining the laws on tinted windows, together with the penalties if you’re caught out and continue reading…

Unusual UK Driving Laws You Might be Breaking

With an increasing number of driving laws coming into play, it can be difficult for motorists to keep up with them all. As a result, we’re on hand to highlight the driving laws you could be breaking, without even knowing. Where some have been widely publicised, there are others which are less well-known and could continue reading…

How to Demist Your Windscreen Fast – The Ultimate Guide

As frosty mornings become a more common occurrence, car windscreens across the country are starting to fall victim to condensation. If you’re running late for work in the morning, demisting your car windows will most likely be the last thing on your mind, making it a huge inconvenience when you finally realise you have one continue reading…

Does Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Improve Road Safety?

Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) are electronic systems that have been installed as a precautionary measure in relatively new cars (and are sometimes required by law) to help minimise the risk of road traffic collisions and other automotive accidents on the road. When designed with a specific human-machine interface, ADAS can drastically increase general car continue reading…

HGV Walk Around Check

Operating a HGV means much more than just delivering goods. You’re in control of a heavy, potentially dangerous vehicle. For your safety as well as for the safety of other road users, it’s vital that you perform walk around checks of your vehicle before undertaking a journey. Click on the different hotspots to find out continue reading…