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Mercedes-Benz urges repair ships to only use OEM glass

“According to a company press release, Mercedes-Benz USA said it “strongly recommends” using only Mercedes-Benz parts for windshield glass replacements. In the same release, the company mentioned the windshield glass manufactured for its vehicles has particular specifications.

Other glass manufacturers may not have the same access to the technology that can ensure one hundred percent compatibility with Mercedes-Benz vehicle systems, according to the company.

Its windshield glass contains solar glass technology and is coated with a thin transparent liquid that provides passengers with protection against ultraviolet rays.”

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While aftermarket auto glass is cheaper than OEM glass, it might be worth it to spend the extra money. For one, you’re guaranteed that your replacement windshield will fit your vehicle. Also the standard of quality might not meet the necessary requirments set forth by your vehicle’s manufacturer.

If you’re looking for OEM glass replacement, you’ve come to the right place. IAS Auto Glass installs OEM auto glass for many different vehicles, including fleet and commercial. Call 952-797-4374 for more information or visit our website for further details.